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Promoting the good of the people of the United Kingdom by maintaining monetary and financial stability

Top News

Putting the right ideas into practice - speech by Mark Carney

25 September 2014

At the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries General Insurance Conference, Wales More »

Other News

News Release - Mensch tracht, und Gott lacht: Giving guidance on future monetary... More »

30 September 2014

Mensch tracht, und Gott lacht: Giving guidance on future monetary policy - speec... More »

30 September 2014

News Release - Financial Policy Committee publications on 2 October More »

29 September 2014

Bankstats (Monetary & Financial Statistics) - August 2014 More »

29 September 2014

In Focus

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The Museum is open from Monday to Friday, 10:00-17:00 More »

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Fair and Effective Markets Review

Recommendations on additional financial benchmarks to be brought into UK regulatory scope More »

Digital currencies

Two short videos from the 2014 Q3 Quarterly Bulletin discuss Bitcoin and other digital currencies More »

PRA Policy Statement 9/14: Implementing the Financial Policy Committee’s recommendation on loan to income ratios in mortgage lending (09:30)
01 October 2014
Kristin Forbes: Speech at the 100 Women in Hedge Fund event (18:30), London. Text to be released
01 October 2014
Paul Fisher: Speech at Richmond University (12:00), London. Text to be released
01 October 2014
Narrow money (notes and coin) and reserves balances - September 2014 (09:30)
01 October 2014

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.5%
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9 Oct 2014
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £375 bn
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9 Oct 2014
Current Inflation Inflation Target 1.5%
Next due:
14 Oct 2014
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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