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WednesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:00
AUD
Internet Vacancy Index (m/m)
low
0.7%0.6%
00:30
AUD
Wage Price Index (q/q)
high
0.5%0.5%0.5%
09:00
EUR
Current Account
low
51.2B36.6B*
09:30
GBP
CPI (m/m)
high
-0.3%-0.4%0.0%

CPI (m/m)

09:30
GBP
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
high
-0.3%-0.4%0.0%

Details

Source
Office for National Statistics
Measures
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures the change in the price of goods and services from the perspective of the consumer. It is a key way to measure changes in purchasing trends and inflation.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the GBP, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the GBP..
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Mar 25, 2020
Why Traders Care
Consumer prices account for a majority of overall inflation. Inflation is important to currency valuation because rising prices lead the central bank to raise interest rates out of respect for their inflation containment mandate.
Acro Expanded
Consumer Price Index (CPI)
09:30
GBP
CPI (y/y)
high
1.8%1.6%1.3%
09:30
GBP
PPI Input (m/m)
med
0.9%-0.3%0.9%*
09:30
GBP
PPI Input (y/y)
med
2.1%0.9%
09:30
GBP
PPI Output (m/m)
low
0.1%0.1%-0.1%
09:30
GBP
PPI Output (y/y)
low
0.7%1.0%0.9%
10:00
EUR
Construction Output (m/m)
low
-3.1%0.7%
10:00
EUR
Construction Output (y/y)
low
-3.7%1.4%
13:10
USD
Fed's Bostic speaks on economic outlook
med
13:30
CAD
CPI (m/m)
high
0.3%0.2%0.0%
13:30
CAD
CPI (y/y)
high
2.4%2.3%2.2%
13:30
USD
PPI (m/m)
high
0.5%0.1%0.2%*
13:30
USD
Core PPI (m/m)
med
0.5%0.2%0.1%
13:30
USD
Building Permits
med
1,551.0k1,450.0k1,420.0k*
13:30
USD
Housing Starts
med
1,567.0k1,370.0k1,626.0k*
13:30
USD
Fed's Mester speaks at forum
low
16:45
USD
Fed's Kashkari speaks in Minnesota
low
18:30
USD
Fed's Kaplan speaks in Dallas
low
19:00
USD
FOMC minutes from January 29
high
21:30
USD
Fed's Barkin discusses monetary policy framework
low

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