Posts Tagged ‘Bank Of England’

UK inflation jumps to highest level since 2013 as core inflation rises too

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Michael Baxter, economics commentator for the Share Centre said:

UK inflation jumped to 2.7% in April, from 2.3% the month before (more…)

Bank of England Maintains Bank Rate at 0.25%

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has voted by seven to one to maintain the bank rate at 0.25% (more…)

A blueprint for a new RTGS service for the United Kingdom

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

The Bank of England is today setting out its blueprint for a renewed Real-Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) service that will deliver a resilient (more…)

ACCA response to BoE growth forecast

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Responding to yesterday's announcement that the Bank of England has improved its growth forecast for the next three years John Williams, Head of ACCA UK, said: (more…)

BoE-HKMA-IMF Joint Conference on “Monetary, Financial, and Prudential Policy Interactions in the Post-Crisis World”

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Meeting to assess the implications of post-crisis changes in the financial system


How can the Bank of England serve society and maintain stability in times of change?

Monday, October 10th, 2016

On 14 October, the Governor and Deputy Governors will spend the day in the Midlands, meeting with a wide cross-section of the society it serves. (more…)

Andrew Bailey speech: Culture in financial services – a regulator’s perspective

Monday, May 9th, 2016

In his last speech as Chief Executive of the Prudential Regulation Authority, Andrew Bailey explains the importance of culture to both prudential and conduct financial regulators (more…)

The Bank of England's supervision of financial market infrastructures – Annual Report

Friday, March 4th, 2016

Today, the Bank of England publishes its Annual Report on the supervision of financial market infrastructures. (more…)

The Financial Policy Committee’s Framework for the Systemic Risk Buffer (SRB)

Friday, January 29th, 2016

The SRB will be introduced from 2019


New Bank Start-up Unit launched by the financial regulators

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Bank of England issues guidance on starting a bank


'Realistic possibility' that first post-crisis rate hike may be pushed back into 2017

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Labour market data reinforces Bank’s dovish message, with the unemployment rate dropping to a decade-low, but pay growth running at only half the pre-crisis norm


Bank of England proposes tougher rules on bonus buy-outs

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

The Bank of England is today proposing to strengthen the remuneration requirements on buy-outs of variable remuneration.