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The Bank of England left its key interest rate unchanged at a record low of 0.5 percent on Thursday in a decision widely anticipated by analysts.
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Andrew Naylor, executive director at Cicero Group, discusses the debate over the U.K. bank levy.
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The Bank of England opted to leave its main interest rate at a record low of 0.5 percent.
The U.K. central bank kept monetary policy unchanged, as analysts pondered when interest rates might finally be raised.
Kathy Lien, managing director at BK Asset Management, says the tone from the Bank of England's minutes isn't aligned with recent mixed data. She also explains why there's a buying opportunity in the pound against the Japanese yen.
The U.S. dollar hit a more than three-month low against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday after weaker-than-expected U.S. retail sales data.
Ruth Lea, economic advisor at Arbuthnot Banking Group, gives her instant reaction to the Bank of England's inflation report.
CNBC's Catherine Boyle asks the Bank of England Governor about the U.K. housing market in relation to the Bank of England raising rates.
Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, talks about its new report on U.K. inflation.
The U.K. central bank kept monetary policy unchanged on Monday, as the stronger-than-expected Conservative electoral victory refocused markets on the possible date of the first interest rate hike.
While wage growth remains low, rapidly-diminishing slack in the economy means that the Bank of England will have to hike rates soon, says Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg Bank.
The U.K. central bank has owned up to a “clerical error” that caused it to publish incorrect figures on debt sales for two months.
Ross Walker, senior U.K. economist at RBS, says that the British economy looks "meaningfully weaker" than the Bank of England's indicates.
The dollar edged upward after a jump in U.S. home sales data lifted expectations Federal Reserve policymakers may soon hike interest rates.
John Wraith of UBS talks about the Bank of England and its future decisions when it comes to a rate hike, especially with expectations of a loose government coalition.
Michael Sneyd, FX strategist at BNP Paribas, says that he thinks the Bank of England will hike rates sooner than analysts predict. However, the timing depends on the U.K. election outcome, he says.
The Bank of England kept policy unchanged on Thursday, as investors focused their attention on next month’s too-close-to-call general election.