Latest data released by INSEE - 15 January 2020

  • CPI +1.5% vs +1.4% y/y prelim
  • HICP +0.5% vs +0.5% m/m prelim
  • HICP +1.6% vs +1.6% y/y prelim

The preliminary report can be found here. Pretty much in-line with initial estimates and that reaffirms a slight bounce in price pressures on the back of higher energy prices last month.

EUR/USD continues to keep steady near unchanged levels at 1.1129, trapped in a measly 11 pips range as major currencies continue to show little poise to start the session.