UK interest rates

Sterling is now trading at well under $1.30 to the pound, the lowest it has been for 31 years. Is this a cause [...]

6 October 2016
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The Bank of England has told pension funds to stop blaming low interest rates and quantitative easing for their [...]

5 October 2016
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The Bank of England could take interest rates to zero and unlock another £280bn of quantitative easing if the [...]

4 October 2016
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Extraordinary monetary policy and the latest extension of its money-printing bond-buying programme could have [...]

4 October 2016
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The UK economy grew by 0.7 per cent in the three months to the end of June, the Office for National Statistics [...]

30 September 2016
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A key Bank of England policymaker has said Threadneedle Street will need to loosen monetary policy again in the [...]

28 September 2016
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Bank of England rate-setter Kristin Forbes has said the reassuring performance of the UK economy means she sees no [...]

22 September 2016
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A member of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) believes the UK economy is likely to slow [...]

20 September 2016
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Government bond yields could have passed their nadir, investment banks and bond analysts have suggested, with [...]

20 September 2016
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The Bank’s monetary policy is not only a potentially serious danger to financial stability, it also has damaging [...]

15 September 2016
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Mark Carney faced growing disquiet from the financial community today, as critics of his post-referendum stimulus [...]

15 September 2016
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The Bank of England has conformed to market expectations and held its key rate of overnight interest at 0.25 per [...]

15 September 2016
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The proportion of British people expecting an interest rates rise in the next year has fallen to a record low, [...]

9 September 2016
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Mark Carney has issued a robust defence over the Bank of England's conduct in the run-up to the EU referendum [...]

7 September 2016
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Very low interest rates have been with us since 2009, but the Bank of England’s latest stimulus package has [...]

5 September 2016
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