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

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News Release - Publication of the PRA and FCA review into the failure of HBOS

19 November 2015

The PRA and the FCA are today publishing the Review into the failure of HBOS Group. More »

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News Release - Bank of England and HM Treasury announce extension to the Funding... More »

30 November 2015

Money and Credit - October 2015 More »

30 November 2015

Effective interest rates - October 2015 More »

30 November 2015

Bankstats (Monetary & Financial Statistics) - October 2015 More »

30 November 2015

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Financial Stability Report - December 2015

Watch the FSR Press Conference live on 1 December 2015 from 8am More »

What is stress testing?

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Why do financial markets matter?

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Publication of the December 2015 Financial Stability Report (07:00) and Press Conference (08:00)
01 December 2015
Publication of the 2015 Stress Test results (07:00)
01 December 2015
Publication of the Systemic Risk Survey (07:00)
01 December 2015
Financial Stability Report, December 2015 (07:00)
01 December 2015

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.5%
View past decisions Next due:
10 Dec 2015
Monetary Policy Summary and Minutes Inflation Target 5 Nov 2015
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £375 bn
More information Next due:
10 Dec 2015
Current Inflation Inflation Target -0.1%
Target 2.0% Next due:
15 Dec 2015