Minutes of the MPC Meeting held on 2 and 3 August 2000

The MPC voted 5 - 4 to maintain Bank Rate at 6.0%.
Published on 16 August 2000

The Governor invited members to vote on the proposition that the Bank’s repo rate be maintained at 6.0%. Five members of the Committee (the Governor, Christopher Allsopp, DeAnne Julius, Ian Plenderleith and Sushil Wadhwani) voted for the proposition. David Clementi, Mervyn King, Stephen Nickell and John Vickers voted against, preferring a rise in rates of 25 basis points.

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