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Lambda - speech by Mark Carney

16 January 2017


Given at the London School of Economics.

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20 January 2017

The labour market - speech by Michael Saunders More »

13 January 2017

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Forthcoming Events
Chris Salmon: OMFIF City Lecture (18:00), London. Text to be released
24 January 2017
Mark Carney: Panellist at the Deutsche Bundesbank G20 conference on “digitising finance, financial inclusion and financial literacy” (16:30 hrs GMT), Wiesbaden. Text to be released
25 January 2017

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.25%
View past decisions Next due:
2 Feb 2017
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £435 bn
More information Next due:
2 Feb 2017
Corporate Bond Purchases Inflation Target up to
£10 bn
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Current Inflation Inflation Target 1.6%
Target 2.0% Next due:
14 Feb 2017
 

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