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News Release - Prudential Regulation Authority and Financial Conduct Authority consult on proposals to improve responsibility and accountability in the banking sector

30 July 2014

The PRA and FCA have today published two joint consultation papers aimed at improving individual responsibility and accountability in the banking sector. More »

Other News

Credit union annual statistics - 2013 More »

31 July 2014

News Release - Bank of England and Procyclicality Working Group Discussion Paper... More »

31 July 2014

PRA publications More »

30 July 2014

Money Market Liaison Group - Sterling Money Market Survey 2014 H1 results More »

30 July 2014

In Focus

Postcards from the Bank of England

Learn more about the roles and responsibilities of the Bank More »

Your money and the financial system

A pamphlet for the general public More »

Houblon £50 note withdrawn

Information on how to exchange Houblon £50 notes More »

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Email updates are available for most Bank outputs More »

Fair and Effective Financial Markets Review

More information relating to the Fair and Effective Markets Review More »

The First World War and the Bank of England

Find out about the new exhibition at the Museum and recently published material about WW1 More »

Working Paper No. 503: Peering into the mist: social learning over an opaque observation network - John Barrdear (14:00)
01 August 2014
UK International Reserves - July 2014
05 August 2014
Narrow money (notes and coin) and reserves balances - July 2014
06 August 2014
Monetary Policy Committee Meeting and Announcement
07 August 2014

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.5%
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7 Aug 2014
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £375 bn
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7 Aug 2014
Current Inflation Inflation Target 1.9%
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19 Aug 2014
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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