Italy released its CPI (NIC incl. tobacco) for the month of September preliminary reading coming in at -0.2% lower than the advanced 0.3% and expected -0.1% while on the year it fell to 0.2% from 0.1% while it was projected to come in at 0.4 percent.

Also released was CPI EU-Harmonized for the month of September coming in at 0.6% higher than the advanced 0.2% yet lower than the predicted 0.7% while on the year it climbed to 0.3% from 0.1% which is still worse than the forecasted 0.4 percent.