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U.K. Key Monetary Policy Variables: Summary

Nov. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Following is a table showing a range of monetary policy indicators for the U.K.:

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                       --------------- Daily Rates As At End Of ----------------
                                       Sept.     Aug.     July     June      May
                             31-Oct     2011     2011     2011     2011     2011
================================================================================
3 Month Libor              0.98669% 0.95250% 0.88625% 0.83281% 0.82563% 0.82625%
2 Year Gilt Yield            0.529%   0.579%   0.602%   0.632%   0.828%   0.921%
10 Year Gilt Yield           2.437%   2.430%   2.603%   2.859%   3.380%   3.292%
Effective Exchange Rate        80.3     79.4     78.4     78.9     77.2     79.5
FTSE100 Index               5,544.2  5,128.5  5,394.5  5,815.2  5,945.7  5,990.0
Bank Rate                     0.50%    0.50%    0.50%    0.50%    0.50%    0.50%
APF Target (GBP/Bn)             275      200      200      200      200      200


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                       ------------------ Monthly Indicators -------------------
                               Oct.    Sept.     Aug.     July     June      May
                               2011     2011     2011     2011     2011     2011
================================================================================
CPI YoY                         n/a     5.2%     4.5%     4.4%     4.2%     4.5%
Core CPI YoY                    n/a     3.3%     3.1%     3.1%     2.8%     3.3%
Factory Prices YoY              n/a     6.3%     6.0%     6.1%     5.8%     5.4%
M4 YoY                          n/a    -1.7%    -0.8%    -1.0%    -0.7%    -0.3%
M4 ex OFCs 3M Ann*              n/a     4.9%     3.8%     3.9%     1.0%     1.7%
Mortgage Approvals              n/a   50.967   52.347   49.568   48.739   46.642
ILO Unemployment                n/a      n/a     8.1%     7.9%     7.9%     7.7%
Avg Weekly Earnings**           n/a      n/a     2.8%     2.9%     2.7%     2.3%
Consumer Confidence             -32      -30      -31      -30      -25      -21
CBI Trends Total Orders         -18       -9        1      -10        1       -2
CBI Reported Sales              -11      -15      -14       -5       -2       18
================================================================================
Note:  Daily rates are shown as of the end of the last
working day of each month.
Bond yield figures are generic bid yields.
Effective Exchange Rate is the broad effective exchange
rate, base Jan 2005 = 100.
Latest bank rate and APF target are those announced at the last MPC meeting.
  * = M4 excluding intermediate OFCs, 3 month annualized.
 ** = Average weekly earnings including bonuses, 3 month YoY.
Mortgage approvals in thousands.

Source: Bloomberg, BBA, Bank of England, National Statistics, CBI, GfK

Related news stories: U.K. economic statistic tables: {TNI UKECO TABLE BN<GO>} Bloomberg news top table stories: {TABL<GO>}

To contact the reporter on this story: Simbarashe Gumbo in Johannesburg at sgumbo3@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Marco Babic at mbabic@bloomberg.net

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