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News Release – Reforms to the Bank of England’s Market Intelligence programme

26 February 2015

The Bank of England today announced the outcome of a root-and-branch review of its Market Intelligence (MI) programme. More »

Other News

Financial Stability Paper 33: A European Capital Markets Union: implications for... More »

27 February 2015

Engagement between external auditors and supervisors and commencing the PRA’s di... More »

27 February 2015

Funding for Lending Scheme – usage and lending data Q4 2014 More »

26 February 2015

Goodbye ambiguity, hello clarity: the Bank of England’s relationship with financ... More »

26 February 2015

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Fair and Effective Markets Review

Responses to the consultation have been published More »

Quantitative Easing (QE)

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Cleaning of the Bank

The Bank's Threadneedle Street building is currently undergoing masonry cleaning and repairs More »

David Rule: Speech at the Institute of International Bankers Annual conference (21:30 GMT), Washington. Text to be released on Tuesday 3 March
02 March 2015
Money and Credit - January 2015 (09:30)
02 March 2015
Bankstats (Monetary & Financial Statistics) - January 2015 (09:30)
02 March 2015
Effective interest rates - January 2015 (09:30)
02 March 2015

Key Facts

Current Bank Rate Inflation Target 0.5%
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5 Mar 2015
Quantitative Easing Asset Purchase Programme Inflation Target £375 bn
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5 Mar 2015
Current Inflation Inflation Target 0.3%
Next due:
24 Mar 2015
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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