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#Bank of England

# bank-of-england - Monday 15 July, 2019

World War II codebreaker to be face of Bank of England's new £50 note

The Bank of England said that Alan Turing played a pivotal role in the development of early computers.

# bank-of-england - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Pound could crash and economy shrink under no-deal Brexit, Bank of England warns

The UK economy could shrink by 8%, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has said.

# bank-of-england - Friday 7 October, 2016

Dizzying "flash crash" sees the pound plunge 6% in 10 minutes

The euro is now trading at more than 90p.

# bank-of-england - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Your crash course in... How the Bank of England's stimulus package could hurt Ireland

Here’s the lowdown on the UK’s interest rates cuts and other measures.

# bank-of-england - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

British unemployment rate at four-year low

Lucky them.

# bank-of-england - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Bank of England to consider plastic banknotes...Should Euro be next? Money Money Money This post contains a poll

Bank of England to consider plastic banknotes...Should Euro be next?

The BOE wants to follow the lead of other jurisdictions like Canada and Australia. Would you miss paper money?

# bank-of-england - Thursday 4 July, 2013

ECB breaks tradition and pledges continued low interest rates ECB

ECB breaks tradition and pledges continued low interest rates

Mario Draghi says ‘market volatility’ is the reason for commitment as Bank of England makes similar assurance.

# bank-of-england - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Police in Co Down investigating counterfeit notes scam

Fake £20 notes have been used a number of times in local shops in the Newtownards area.

# bank-of-england - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Inflation rises to 2.6 per cent in Britain

Unexpected inflation increase could impact on market expectations of further stimulus from Bank of England.

# bank-of-england - Monday 30 July, 2012

Whatever it takes: Stocks rise as leaders make eurozone pledge

There is speculation that the eurozone bailout fund and the ECB could buy-up Spanish bonds in a bid to alleviate fears about the single currency.

# bank-of-england - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Ireland's doing better on the bond markets than everyone else (ish)

The Bank of England has been comparing the borrowing costs of countries in June and again last month – and we’re doing okay.

# bank-of-england - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

From Business ETC UK savers undone by rocketing inflation rate Inflation

UK savers undone by rocketing inflation rate

The inflation rate hits 4 per cent in January – meaning savers need interest rates of 5 per cent to keep their spending power.

# bank-of-england - Thursday 2 December, 2010

ECB expected to announce new debt-crisis measures

Speculation is growing that the European Central Bank may increase its bond-buying programme in an attempt to fortify the eurozone.