Eight-week high against US dollar
RPI underpins many things such as gilts
Helped by rising oil price
MPC unanimously voted to increase rates
Upward pressure from motor fuels
Risks and strategies
'No surprise if August hike shelved'
Slowing business investment growth
APP to be extended to end of 2018
'The US economy is firing on all cylinders'
Energy costs rising by less than this time last year
'Critical' stage in negotiations
Falls to 2.4%
Cuts inflation and growth forecast for Q2
Rates remain at 0.5%
'Any other decision would be a major surprise'
Market smelt blood
Dropped to 2.5% in March
Rose 3.8% in Q1
A period of head-scratching
Market anticipates a May hike