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Swiss Consumer Price Index in May 2018: +1.0 percent YoY, +0.4 percent MoM

The consumer price index CPI) increased by 0.4% in May 2018 compared with the previous month, reaching 102.1 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 1.0% compared with the same month of the previous year. These are the results of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in April 2018: +0.8 percent YoY, +0.2 percent MoM

The consumer price index (CPI) rose by 0.2% in April 2018 compared with the previous month, reaching 101.7 points (December 2015=100). In comparison with the same month of the previous year, inflation stood at 0.8%. These figures were compiled by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in March 2018: +0.8 percent YoY, +0.4 percent MoM

The consumer price index (CPI) rose by 0.4% in March 2018 compared with the previous month, reaching 101.5 points (December 2015=100). In comparison with the same month of the previous year, inflation stood at 0.8%. These figures were compiled by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in February 2018: +0.6 percent YoY, +0.4 percent MoM

The consumer price index (CPI) increased by 0.4% in February 2018 compared with the previous month, reaching 101.1 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.6% compared with the same month of the previous year. These are the results of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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Switzerland: inflation edged lower in January

According to the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (FSO), the headline consumer price index (CPI) inflation eased to 0.7% y-o-y in January from 0.8% y-o-y in December, in line with consensus and our own expectations. Core inflation (CPI excluding food, beverages, tobacco, seasonal products, energy and fuels) also eased, from 0.7 % y-o-y in December to 0.5% y-o-y in January (see Chart 1), back to the level of October 2017.

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in January 2018: +0.7 YoY, -0.1 MoM

The consumer price index (CPI) fell by 0.1% in January 2018 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.7 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.7% compared with the same month of the previous year. These are the results of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in December 2017: +0.8 YoY, unchanged MoM

The consumer price index (CPI) remained unchanged in December 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.8 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.8% compared with the same month of the previous year. Average annual inflation reached 0.5% in 2017. These are the results of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in November 2017: Up +0.8 percent against 2016, -0.1 percent against last month

The consumer price index (CPI) fell by 0.1% in November 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.9 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.8% compared with the same month of the previous year.

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in October 2017: Up +0.7 percent against 2016, +0.1 percent against last month

The consumer price index (CPI) increased by 0.1% in October 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.9 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.7% compared with the same month of the previous year. These are the results of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in September 2017: Up +0.7 percent against 2016, +0.2 percent against last month

The consumer price index (IPC) increased by 0.2% in September 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.9 points (December 2015=100).

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in August 2017: Up +0.5 percent against 2016, remained unchanged since last month

The consumer price index (CPI) remained unchanged in August 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.6 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.5% compared with the same month of the previous year.

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in July 2017: Up +0.3 percent against 2016, -0.3 percent against last month

The consumer price index (CPI) fell by 0.3% in July 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.6 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.3% compared with the same month of the previous year.

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in June 2017: Up +0.2 percent against 2016, -0.1 percent against last month

The consumer price index (CPI) fell by 0.1% in June 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.9 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.2% compared with the same month of the previous year.

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in May 2017: Up +0.5 percent against 2016, +0.2 percent against last month

The consumer price index (CPI) increased by 0.2% in May 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 101.0 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.5% compared with the same month in the previous year.

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in April 2017: Up +0.4 percent against 2016, +0.2 percent against last month

The consumer price index (IPC) increased by 0.2% in April 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.9 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.4% compared with the same month the previous year. These are the results of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in March 2017: Up +0.6 percent against 2016, +0.2 percent against last month

The consumer price index (IPC) increased by 0.2% in March 2017 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.7 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.6% compared with the same month the previous year. These are the results of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in February 2017: Up +0.6 percent against 2016, +0.5 percent against last month

The Swiss National Bank will have difficulties to weaken the Swiss Franc, because she is obliged to maintain her mandate, the avoidance of inflation. Already in January 2015, she gave up, because continuing interventions - at the excessively high euro rate of 1.20 - could have endangered her inflation mandate.

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FX Daily, March 08: Dollar Bid as Rates Firm

The US dollar is moving higher against nearly all the other major foreign currencies today. As far as we can tell, the driving force remains interested rate considerations. US rates are rising in absolute terms and about Europe and Japan. The US 10-year yield is moving above the downtrend that has been in place since the day after the Fed hiked rates last December.

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Swiss Consumer Price Index in January 2017: Up +0.3 percent against 2016, remained unchanged in January

The Swiss Consumer Price Index (CPI) remained unchanged in January 2017 compared with the previous month at 100.0 points (December 2015=100). Inflation was 0.3% in comparison with the same month in the previous year. These are the findings from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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FX Daily, January 09: Sterling Pounded by May’s Hard Brexit

Sterling has stolen the US dollar's spotlight. The issue facing market participants was if the rise in hourly earnings reported as part of the pre-weekend release of US December jobs data was sufficient to end the dollar's downside correction. Instead, May's comments over the weekend indicating not just a desire but strategic thrust to abandon the single market in exchange for regaining control over immigration and not being subject to the...

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