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

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Future Forum 2017

16 November 2017

Let’s talk about economics and how the financial world affects your life.

Read the Governor's opening remarks and watch the webcast
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Other News

Monetary Policy From End To End: Define, Decide, Deliver - speech by Dave Ramsde... More »

20 November 2017

Brexit and interest rates - speech by Ben Broadbent More »

15 November 2017

In Focus

Treasury Select Committee Hearing on the November Inflation Report

Watch live from 10:00 on Tuesday 21 November. More »

Inflation Report
Visual Summary

Find out why interest rates have changed: More »

Paper £10 notes

Darwin £10 notes will cease to be legal tender after 1 March 2018 More »

Ring-fencing transfer schemes

Find out how to make written statements to the PRA More »

Forthcoming Events
Financial Stability Report, November 2017 (07:00)
28 November 2017
Money and Credit - October 2017 (09:30)
29 November 2017

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.50%
View past decisions Next due:
14 Dec 2017
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £435 bn
More information Next due:
14 Dec 2017
Corporate Bond Purchases Inflation Target £10 bn
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Current Inflation Inflation Target 3.0%
Target 2.0% Next due:
12 Dec 2017

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