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Record of FPC meeting on the leverage ratio review, held on 15 October 2014

31 October 2014

The Financial Policy Committee (FPC) today published its final review setting out proposals for the design of the leverage ratio framework, including its views on the calibration of that framework. More »

Other News

Credit union quarterly statistics - June 2014 More »

31 October 2014

Managing global finance as a system - speech by Andrew Haldane More »

29 October 2014

News Release - Managing global finance as a system - speech by Andrew Haldane More »

29 October 2014

Effective interest rates - September 2014 More »

29 October 2014

In Focus

Your money and the financial system

A pamphlet for the general public More »

Fair and Effective Markets Review

Consultation: How fair and effective are the fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities markets? More »

Lessons from Japan's banking crisis

Dealing with a banking crisis: what lessons can be learned from Japan’s experience? Watch the YouTube video  More »

FPC Leverage Ratio Review

The FPC published its review on 31 October More »

Andrew Bailey: Panellist at the Embassy of Switzerland’s dialogue - Europe: A new regulatory landscape (18:30), London. No text to be released
03 November 2014
House of Lords EU Sub-Committee A hearing: Jon Cunliffe, Andrew Bailey and David Rule (10:30)
04 November 2014
Chris Moulder: Panellist at the Insurance Risk and Capital conference (11:00), London. No text to be released
04 November 2014
UK International Reserves - October 2014 (09:30)
05 November 2014

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.5%
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Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £375 bn
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6 Nov 2014
Current Inflation Inflation Target 1.2%
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18 Nov 2014
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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