UK consumer prices fall in line with expectations

2019-06-19 09:57:25 GMT (Economies.com)
UK consumer prices fall in line with expectations

The British economy released at 08:30 GMT, its annual reading for the consumer price index for May, which rose by 2.0%, in line with expectations, while lower than the previous reading a rise by 2.1%.

 

The annual consumer price index excluding energy and food rose by 1.7%, better than expectations for a 1.6% rise, while lower than the previous reading of 1.8%, which is a negative sign for the British economy.

 
 
 
  Symbol Last Change Chg.%
1.1026
-0.0007
0.0634%
1.2592
-0.0045
0.3529%
17.579
0.049
0.278%
54.345
-0.468
0.853%
60.51
1.41
2.39%
1487.405
0.220
0.015%
 
 
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