FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - Year-over-year the UK Retail Price Index rose 3.2% in February, slightly down from the 3.3% increase registered the previous month, National Statistics reported on Tuesday. Analysts expected the indicator to remain at 3.3%.

On a monthly basis the UK Retail Price Index edged up 0.7%, compared with a 0.4% drop and slightly below consensus of +0.8%.