Daily Alert – Wednesday 31st August 2022: Euro-zone inflation hits all-time high

Mark NugentAug 2022, Daily Alert

Daily Alert – Wednesday 31st August 2022: Euro-zone inflation hits all-time high Good afternoon. Euro-zone inflation hits an all-time high of 9.1 percent with energy and food being the main drivers. However, looking at core inflation, with energy and food removed, we see a rate of 4.3 percent, showing that price pressures are becoming more widespread within the economy. Risk …