Meet Henry Occleston

Henry Occleston

Henry Occleston is a Strategist, who focuses on European markets. Formerly, he worked in European credit and rates strategy at Mizuho Bank, and market strategy at Lloyds Bank. He holds a BA in Economics from Durham University, and an MSc in Economics & Social History from the University of Oxford.

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  1. ECB Preview: More Hikes Needed – Now Makes Sense

    Henry Occleston

    The ECB’s decision to hike is based on three factors: Whether core inflation (and importantly wage-intensive services inflation) is trending towards target.

  2. As We Expected, UK Core Inflation Steady, Fade the Hawkish Reaction

    Henry Occleston

    As we had expected, July UK headline and core inflation beat expectations, driven by rises in rent prices. The BoE should not take this hawkishly. It is roughly in line with their estimates, and they are focused on the details.

  3. UK Public Sector Lifts Wage Growth, Labour Market Loosening Continues

    Henry Occleston

    The market may want to focus on the jump in wage growth to +8.2% YoY in June, but the details are far less hawkish. Public sector pay growth drove the jump in wages. This is less important to the BoE as it does not present a cost pressure to firms.

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