Price Rises at fastest rate in 30 Years

  Price inflation figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) measure of inflation rising by 6.2% in the 12 months to February. It’s the fastest rise in CPI inflation for 30 years, driven by soaring fuel, energy and food costs. Comentators suggested last year that this bout of price…

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Economic Review – April 2022

Last month, the Bank of England (BoE) sanctioned a further increase in its benchmark interest rate as inflation continues to surge significantly ahead of the Bank’s target level. In our economic update this month we look at the Bank of England’s decision in more detail including the inflationary data and what might lay ahead, as…

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