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UK interest rates held at 0.5%

On Wednesday 9 December 2015 the Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee UK interest rates voted 8 to 1 to leave interest rates unchanged again at 0.5%. The nine rate-setters on the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted 8-1 for no…

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Interest rates held at 0.5%

The costs of borrowing for a mortgage have remained the same this month as the The Bank of England has held interest rates at the record low of 0.5%. The Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted by 8 to 1…

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Interest rates held at 0.5%

The Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has voted to keep interest rates at 0.5%, but the mood may be shifting to future rate rises. “We [the MPC] are responding to things that are essentially … unpredictable,” said Broadbent…

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