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UK inflation hits 15-month high

March figure is boosted by airfares, following an earlier-than-usual Easter holiday; sterling and UK government bond yields rise
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 05:50


BRITISH inflation hit its highest level in 15 months in March as an earlier-than-usual Easter holiday pushed up airfares, according to data that is likely to reassure the Bank of England (BOE) that near-zero price growth is coming to an end.

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