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Minutes of the Monetary Policy Committee Meeting held on 9 and 10 July 2014

23 July 2014

Regarding Bank Rate, the Committee voted unanimously in favour of the proposition. Regarding the stock of purchased assets, the Committee voted unanimously in favour of the proposition. More »

Other News

Implementing the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive - CP13/14 More »

24 July 2014

Making resolution work in Europe and beyond – the case for gone concern loss abs... More »

24 July 2014

News Release - Prudential Regulation Authority consults on implementing the Bank... More »

24 July 2014

Winning the economic marathon - speech by Mark Carney More »

23 July 2014

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Postcards from the Bank of England

Learn more about the roles and responsibilities of the Bank More »

Your money and the financial system

A pamphlet for the general public More »

Houblon £50 note withdrawn

Information on how to exchange Houblon £50 notes More »

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Fair and Effective Financial Markets Review

More information relating to the Fair and Effective Markets Review More »

The First World War and the Bank of England

Find out about the new exhibition at the Museum and recently published material about WW1 More »

FXJSC Survey Results – April 2014 (14:00)
28 July 2014
Asset Purchase Facility Quarterly Report - 2014 Q2
28 July 2014
Ben Broadbent: Speech at Chatham House (08.00), London. Text to be released
29 July 2014
Money and Credit - June 2014
29 July 2014

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.5%
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7 Aug 2014
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £375 bn
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7 Aug 2014
Current Inflation Inflation Target 1.9%
Next due:
19 Aug 2014
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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