Roger Webb, head of pan-European credit at Aberdeen Asset Management, has said higher inflation in the UK, due to wage and commodity price pressures, will force the Bank of England (BoE) to raise rates in early 2018.
On the 23 March, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed UK inflation had climbed to 2.3% in February from 1.8% the previous month, above the BoE's 2% target for the first time since 2013. ...
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