Swiss CPI rose 0.5% in the year ending February compared with the prior 0.3% and median estimates of 0.4%. On the monthly basis, the reading advanced 0.4% from -0.4% in January and compared with 0.3% expectations.

CPI EU harmonized climbed 0.5% annually from the prior 0.2% and reached 0.3% on the month from the previous flat reading.