FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - Yearly inflation in the Euro Area is expected to remain steady at high levels in December, according to the latest Consumer Price Index estimate, published by Eurostat.

Prices at consumer level are expected to post a 3.1% increase in December, the same increase as in November. A year-on -year jump which surpasses broadly te ECB's upper margin for price stability which observes a maximum increase of 2.0% on the year in prices.