The UK's core CPI measure of inflation fell unexpectedly in December to 1.3% from 1.7% on a 12-month basis, its lowest level in three years, adding to the mounting pressure on the Bank of England to cut interest rates at this month’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting.
The ONS' latest data also shows that the 12-month CPIH rate, which includes owner occupiers' housing costs, also fell to 1.4% from 1.5% in November, primarily as a result of a downward trend in the price...
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