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Top News

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

Money and Credit - January 2015 More »

02 March 2015

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

02 March 2015

Effective interest rates - January 2015 More »

02 March 2015

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

27 February 2015

In Focus

Fair and Effective Markets Review

Responses to the consultation have been published More »

Quantitative Easing (QE)

Watch our video explaining QE and how it works More »

Cleaning of the Bank

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

One Bank Research Agenda

Find out more about the One Bank Research initiative More »

Paul Fisher: Speech at the Economist’s Insurance Summit 2015 (09:10), London. Text to be released
03 March 2015
Treasury Select Committee hearing – Prudential Regulation Authority: Andrew Bailey, Sandy Boss and Charles Randell (14:45)
04 March 2015
UK International Reserves - February 2015 (09:30)
04 March 2015
Monetary Policy Committee Meeting and Announcement (12:00)
05 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
More information Next due:
5 Mar 2015
Current Inflation Inflation Target 0.3%
Next due:
24 Mar 2015
Inflation Target Inflation Target 2.0%
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