UK interest rates

The level of people in employment in the UK reached a new record high in the first quarter of the year as unemployment [...]

17 May 2017
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The Bank of England’s top economists have voted to keep interest rates on hold as expected, but a warning that [...]

11 May 2017
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Top economists at the Bank of England are expected to leave monetary policy on hold at tomorrow’s midday announcement, [...]

10 May 2017
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Ten years ago, the financial crisis began to grip the Western economies. During the course of 2007, GDP growth [...]

3 May 2017
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The Yorkshire Building Society (YBS) has brought mortgage rates to an all-time low, offering a 0.89 per cent deal. [...]

21 April 2017
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Leaving the EU Single Market could be the most significant structural change to the UK economy in a generation. [...]

11 April 2017
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If the fund managers we spoke to in our recent article “has the value ship sailed” are right, and the rally [...]

6 April 2017
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Government statisticians have confirmed the British economy grew by 1.8 per cent during 2016 as the retail sector [...]

31 March 2017
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British savers have grown used to getting an annual increase in the amount they can tuck away in a tax-efficient [...]

29 March 2017
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A saver who put £1,000 into a cash Isa when they were launched would now have £1,204. If the same £1,000 had [...]

28 March 2017
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Higher inflation may not automatically lead to an interest rate rise, according to one of the Bank of England’s [...]

24 March 2017
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We’re living through exceptional times: historically low interest rates combined with rising inflation can’t [...]

21 March 2017
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A senior policymaker at the Bank of England defied her colleagues to vote to raise interest rates for the first [...]

16 March 2017
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Inflation is a real bogeyman for investors, and it rankles most when you don’t see it coming. Few predicted [...]

8 February 2017
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Last month, the Financial Times highlighted two “remarkable and unexpected” features of the post-Brexit UK [...]

6 February 2017
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