Inflation latest publications

August 20, 2019

Mexico | 1H August CPI forecast: annual inflation set to drop considerably

Core inflation still set to remain sticky to the downside during 3Q19.

August 15, 2019

Banxico cuts rates but the (cautious) tone of the statement is largely unchanged

In spite of relatively hawkish wording, more rate cuts are on the way.

August 13, 2019

Colombia | Is inflation target in danger this year?

The DANE published the inflation figure for the month of July, with a variation of 0.22% above that anticipated by analysts. With this figure, annual inflation reached 3.79%, already very close to the ceiling of the target range defined by the Issuer. On the other hand, the exchange rate returned to historical highs.

August 12, 2019

Rate cut is not off the table, but we expect Banxico to hold rates steady one more meeting

Banxico will likely strike a dovish tone to signal that an easing cycle is about to start.

August 7, 2019

Mexico Economic Outlook. Third quarter 2019

The economy grew by 0.1% (QoQ) in 2Q19 driven by the service sector; industry continues to slow down.

August 6, 2019

Mexico | July CPI forecast: inflation continues to ease

Core inflation will likely remain sticky to the downside during 3Q19.

July 31, 2019

FOMC Meeting: July 30th-31th

As we expected, the Fed lowered its benchmark interest rate by 25bp to 2-2.25%, citing “implications of global developments for the economic outlook as well as muted inflation pressures” as the reason for cutting.
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July 31, 2019

China’s economy is still searching for a bottom

Last week China’s government announced its GDP figures in the second quarter as well as a batch of activities indicators in June such as industrial production, retail sales and fix-asset investment. These headline figures still look fine.