RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) for 2021 will be released on Tuesday, January 11. Considered Brazil's official inflation, the index should decelerate in December, but close the year in double digits and well above the target, which will lead the Central Bank to issue a statement to explain the divergence.
Inflation is also a highlight of the agenda in the United States and China. Statements by Fed Chairman Jerome Powell and also by the presidents of the European Central Bank (ECB) and the Bank of Japan (BoJ) will be monitored after the Fed's . . .