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

Top News

Putting the right ideas into practice - speech by Mark Carney

25 September 2014

At the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries General Insurance Conference, Wales More »

Other News

Microprudential, macroprudential and monetary policy: conflict, compromise or co... More »

01 October 2014

News Release - Microprudential, macroprudential and monetary policy: conflict, c... More »

01 October 2014

Implementing the Financial Policy Committee’s recommendation on loan to income r... More »

01 October 2014

News Release - Mensch tracht, und Gott lacht: Giving guidance on future monetary... More »

30 September 2014

In Focus

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Fair and Effective Markets Review

Recommendations on additional financial benchmarks to be brought into UK regulatory scope More »

Digital currencies

Two short videos from the 2014 Q3 Quarterly Bulletin discuss Bitcoin and other digital currencies More »

Kristin Forbes: Speech at the 100 Women in Hedge Fund event (18:30), London. Text to be released
01 October 2014
Financial Policy Committee statement from its policy meeting, 26 September 2014 (09:30)
02 October 2014
UK International Reserves - September 2014 (09:30)
03 October 2014
Housing Equity Withdrawal (HEW) - 2014 Q2 (09:30)
06 October 2014

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.5%
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9 Oct 2014
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £375 bn
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9 Oct 2014
Current Inflation Inflation Target 1.5%
Next due:
14 Oct 2014
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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