×

We've got news for you.

Register on BusinessLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

US inflation came in hotter than expected in April, causing US treasury yields to rise above 3% amid growing fears of the threat of stagflation — when GDP grows at a slower rate while inflation accelerates.

The higher-than-expected US inflation figures have seen calls for even more aggressive action from the US Federal Reserve (Fed), which recently raised its lending rate by 50 basis points to a range of 0.75% to 1%, its biggest increase in more than two decades...

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now