Bank of England Recent Policy Comments and Decisions

The following is a compilation of policy statements and decisions from the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee and Deputy Governors.

Nov. 16 -- Andy Haldane. Chief Economist VENUE: Text of speech published by BOE

“Even in the U.K., some measures of household inflation expectations have -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Nov. 16 -- Mark Carney. Governor VENUE: Interview with The Australian newspaper -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Nov. 13 -- Mark Carney. Governor VENUE: Interview with The Sun

“We can’t make up for lost ground overnight. But the economy’s getting -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Nov. 13 -- Ben Broadbent. Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy VENUE: Interview with BBC Radio 5

“The path of interest rates expected in financial markets, which is pretty -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Nov. 12 -- Bank of England Publishes Inflation Report

"Developments in the world economy mean some of the downside risks to growth in earlier projections have crystallized,” Carney said. “The main -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Nov. 7 -- Mark Carney. Governor VENUE: Speech in Paris

“The prospect of higher intermediation spreads because of higher capital, higher liquidity standards -- that is one of the factors which influences, in our view, where the medium-term equilibrium interest rate will be. We think it -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Oct. 30 -- Jon Cunliffe. Deputy Governor VENUE: Interview with BBC Radio Wiltshire -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Oct. 28 -- Jon Cunliffe. Deputy Governor VENUE: Speech in Cambridge

“The softening in the pay and inflation data, together with the weaker -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Oct. 27 -- ​Nemat Shafik. Deputy Governor VENUE: Interview with Financial Times

“We would need to see more of the data pointing in the same direction in -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Oct. 26 -- Ian McCafferty. Member Monetary Policy Committee VENUE: Article in Sunday Times

“Starting to raise bank rate now makes it more likely that the increase -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Oct. 23 -- Ben Broadbent. Deputy Governor VENUE: Speech in London

“Neutral real rates are likely to stay low for some time yet – with the implication that any rises in official policy rates are likely to be limited and --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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