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News Release - Financial Policy Committee statement from its policy meeting, 26 September 2014

02 October 2014

Today the Bank has published the statement from the FPC's meeting held on 26 September 2014. More »

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07 October 2014
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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%
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14 Oct 2014
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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