Posts Tagged ‘Bank Of England’

Bank of England and HM Treasury announce extension to the Funding for Lending Scheme

Monday, November 30th, 2015

Funding for Landing Scheme extended for two years


The MPC’s forecasts and the yield curve: predictions versus promises

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Are communications about the path of future policy treated as an unconditional promise?


Fixed Income Focus: Outlook for 2016

Monday, November 16th, 2015

US economy to retain its role as the engine of global growth in 2016


Bank of England’s dovish tone could damage UK business

Friday, November 6th, 2015

Indications from BoE that interest rates will stay low until at least 2017 may hurt businesses


Sterling money market data collection and the reform of SONIA

Friday, November 6th, 2015

Bank of England revises arrangements for sterling money market data collection


Monetary Policy Committee sends out dovish signals

Thursday, November 5th, 2015

MPC surprises markets with unexpectedly dovish tones on interest rates


Dealing with change: Liquidity in evolving market structures – speech by Minouche Shafik

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

Minouche Shafik on market illiquidity


Bank of England announces further proposals to strengthen the financial system through structural reform

Thursday, October 15th, 2015

Bank of England published ring-fencing and operational continuity papers


Monetary Policy Committee voted 8 to 1 to keep rates on hold

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

MPC voted 8-1 to keep rates on hold but were unanimous on status quo regarding purchased assets


Monetary Policy Committee publication dates for 2016 and provisional dates for 2017

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

This Bank of England news release provides more information on MPC publication dates in 2016 and 2017.

Under current legislation, the MPC must meet and announce a policy decision at least once a month. (more…)

Bank of England: The Forum is Open

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

On 11 November, the Bank of England will bring together every kind of stakeholder in financial markets to discuss how we build real markets for the good of the people. (more…)

How low can you go? – speech by Andy Haldane

Friday, September 18th, 2015

In a speech to the Portadown Chamber of Commerce in Northern Ireland Andy Haldane, the Bank of England’s Chief Economist, discusses the future of money and the future of monetary policy. (more…)