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Bank funding costs: what are they, what determines them and why do they matter? Quarterly Bulletin 2014 Q4 pre-release article

27 November 2014

Using an analogy of ‘buckets on scales’, this article explains what bank funding costs are and how they can impact on broader economic conditions. More »

Other News

Working Paper No. 516: Mapping the UK interbank system - Sam Langfield, Zijun Li... More »

28 November 2014

Working Paper No. 517: Optimal contracts, aggregate risk and the financial accel... More »

28 November 2014

Financial Stability Paper 31: Understanding the fair value of banks’ loans – Sam... More »

28 November 2014

CRD IV: Liquidity - CP27/14 More »

28 November 2014

In Focus

Inflation Report - November 2014

Click here for the full publication and link to the Press Conference webcast More »

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Email updates are available for most Bank outputs More »

Fair and Effective Markets Review

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

Target Two Point Zero results

Regional heats results More »

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01 December 2014
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01 December 2014
Effective interest rates - October 2014 (09:30)
01 December 2014
UK International Reserves - November 2014 (09:30)
03 December 2014

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.5%
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4 Dec 2014
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £375 bn
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4 Dec 2014
Current Inflation Inflation Target 1.3%
Next due:
16 Dec 2014
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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