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  • James Boston
    Forex » Russian PPI Doubles
    James Boston - August 18, 2014, 12:34 GMT

    It is not entirely unexpected to see the increase in the Russian Produce Price Index (PPI) just reported. The month on month PPI number has doubled from 0.8% growth to 1.6%. Year on year PPI has risen 8.9% to 9.0%. The interesting factor is that these figures related to the month of July and market

  • James Boston
    Forex » Swiss Retail Sales Jump Higher
    James Boston - August 11, 2014, 10:23 GMT

    Switzerland’s consumer sector has picked up significantly according to the latest data release by the Swiss Federal Statistics Office. June’s Retail Sales number has been announced as a 3.4% pickup year on year, a consensus estimate of 0.3% meant that this gain was largely unexpected, meanwhile the May reading has been revised downward to -0.5%.