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News Release – Reforms to the Bank of England’s Market Intelligence programme

26 February 2015

The Bank of England today announced the outcome of a root-and-branch review of its Market Intelligence (MI) programme. More »

Other News

News Release - European Central Bank (ECB) location policy for Central Counterpa... More »

04 March 2015

UK International Reserves - February 2015 More »

04 March 2015

What is left to do on the post-crisis bank capital framework? - speech by David ... More »

03 March 2015

Confronting the challenges of tomorrow’s world - speech by Paul Fisher More »

03 March 2015

In Focus

Treasury Select Committee Hearing

Andrew Bailey, Sandy Boss and Charles Randell give evidence to the TSC at 14:45 More »

Fair and Effective Markets Review

Responses to the consultation have been published More »

Quantitative Easing (QE)

Watch our video explaining QE and how it works More »

Cleaning of the Bank

The Bank's Threadneedle Street building is currently undergoing masonry cleaning and repairs More »

One Bank Research Agenda

Find out more about the One Bank Research initiative More »

Cleland signature notes issue

We have issued £10, £20 and £50 notes bearing the signature of the current Chief Cashier, Victoria Cleland More »

Monetary Policy Committee Meeting and Announcement (12:00)
05 March 2015
Working Paper No. 526: A joint affine model of commodity futures and US Treasury yields - Michael Chin and Zhuoshi Liu (14:30)
06 March 2015
Working Paper No. 525: Filtered historical simulation Value-at-Risk models and their competitors - David Murphy and Pedro Gurrola-Perez (14:30)
06 March 2015
Bank of England/Gfk NOP Inflation Attitudes Survey (09:30)
06 March 2015

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.5%
View decisions and minutes Next due:
5 Mar 2015
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £375 bn
More information Next due:
5 Mar 2015
Current Inflation Inflation Target 0.3%
Next due:
24 Mar 2015
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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