Switzerland Consumer Price Index (MoM): -0.3% in Jan; -0.3% (YoY)
Feb 12, 2013
Asian equity markets face different stimuli Tuesday
With the Chinese markets still celebrating the New Year, the trading volumes were still quite limited across the Asian markets, however the same could not be said for Japan and South Korea. In Japan, the BoJ hinted of yet another round of monetary easing, while South Korean markets faced the ramifications of a North Korean nuclear test.
Switzerland: CPI falls 0.3% in January, as expected
Swiss inflation dropped for the third consecutive month by 0.3% in January, following a 0.2% decrease in December, according to data released today by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office. On a yearly basis Swiss inflation slid 0.3%, after declining 0.4%. Both results are in line with market consensus.