Minutes of the MPC Meeting held on 7 and 8 November 2001

The MPC voted 8 - 1 to reduce Bank Rate by 50 basis points to 4.0%.
Published on 21 November 2001

The Governor invited members to vote on the proposition that the Bank’s repo rate should be reduced by 50 basis points to 4.0%. Eight members of the Committee (the Governor, Mervyn King, David Clementi, Christopher Allsopp, Kate Barker, Charles Bean, Stephen Nickell and Sushil Wadhwani) voted in favour. Ian Plenderleith voted against, preferring a reduction in the repo rate of 25 basis points.

PDFMinutes of the meeting

Other news

Give your feedback