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Home > Monetary Policy > Monetary Policy Committee Decisions, Minutes and Forecasts

Monetary Policy Committee Decisions, Minutes and Forecasts

The MPC’s decisions on interest rates are announced on a Thursday at 12 noon, following the Committee’s meeting on the Wednesday. Minutes of the MPC meetings are published monthly, on the Wednesday of the second week after the meeting takes place.

The MPC’s forecasts for growth and inflation are published in the Inflation Report in February, May, August and November.

Year Month Sort Order
August 2015 Inflation Report Press Conference at 12:45
Inflation Report, August 2015 (12:00)
Monetary Policy Committee Announcement and Minutes (12:00)


Key Resources

Historical MPC voting spreadsheet (4MB)
For the votes of MPC members on Bank Rate since May 1997, and on asset purchases from March 2009.

Official Bank Rate history 
Data from 1694.