Canadian inflation rises to 2% in April from 1.9% previously, and expectations of 1.9%. The core...

|By:, SA News Editor
Canadian inflation rises to 2% in April from 1.9% previously, and expectations of 1.9%. The core rate rises to 2.1% from 1.9%. On a monthly basis, headline and core inflation rose 0.4% vs. expectations of 0.3% and 0.2%, respectively. Loonie +0.3%, more focused on (for now) the breather in the European panic than domestic data.