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BOGOTA, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Colombia's central bank raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter percentage point on Friday for the fifth straight month to keep a lid on inflation as growth quickens, but said falling oil output could begin to crimp demand in the economy.
shifting its focus from the unemployment rate to measures of wage inflation ...that shift might justify their keeping rates lower for ..... activity, rose to 55.8, its highest level since 2007. No inflation warnings here. Core and Headline CPI were 1.9% and 2
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staunchly in the camp that believes with inflation pressures still benign, policy should be ..... midyear pullbacks. Europe: not enough inflation Much bigger problems exist across the Atlantic ..... of the region’s economy. Eurozone inflation slipping, QE to come? Source: FactSet
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reading for GDP growth in Q2 was 4%. Inflation , as measured by the Fed’s favored indicator ..... have not been consistently strong and inflation is holding near 2%. For example, much of the ..... before wage pressures begin to push up inflation . And recent data on wages show they continue
the Fed waits too long to raise rates, inflation risks increase and that could cause bond yields to rise steeply ..... unemployment rate to drop before wages and inflation pick up. The debate between these two policy camps is ..... level that previously signaled rising inflation . Wage gains remain modest Source: St
interest rate by a quarter percentage point on Friday for the fifth straight month, to 4.50 percent, to keep a lid on inflation as growth quickens and takes the economy close to its full productive potential. (Reporting by Bogota newsrooom)