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ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
All Day
GBP
Official Bank Rate
high
0.75%0.75%0.75%
All Day
GBP
Asset Purchase Facility
high
435.0B435.0B435.0B

Asset Purchase Facility

All Day
GBP
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
high
435.0B435.0B435.0B

Details

Source
Bank of England
Measures
The Asset Purchase Facility is the value of money the BoE plans to create and inject into the economy through open market bond purchases as a way to influence long-term interest rates. This monetary policy tool is also called Quantitative Easing.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Aug 1, 2019
Why Traders Care
It increases demand for bonds which usually leads to lower long-term interest rates.
Also Called
Quantitative Easing Programme, Money Printing Programme
Acro Expanded
Bank of England (BOE), Monetary Policy Committee (MPC)
All Day
JPY
Bank of Japan hold Monetary Policy Meeting
med
01:15
AUD
RBA's Lowe Speaks in Adelaide
med
06:30
EUR
ECB's Rehn speaks in Brussels
med
07:30
EUR
ECB's Guindos speaks in Santander
med
08:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-0.3%-0.4%-0.3%*
08:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (y/y)
high
2.2%2.5%4.7%*
08:30
GBP
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-0.5%-0.5%-0.1%*
08:30
GBP
Retail Sales (y/y)
high
2.3%2.7%5.1%*
11:00
GBP
Bank of England to announce rate decision and publish minutes
med
12:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
217.0k220.0k222.0k
12:30
USD
Philadelphia Fed Survey
med
0.311.516.6
12:30
USD
Current Account
med
-130.4B-125.0B-143.9B*
14:00
EUR
Consumer Confidence
med
-7.2-6.5-6.5
14:00
USD
CB Leading Index (m/m)
low
0.0%0.1%0.1%*
23:30
JPY
Natl CPI (y/y)
high
0.8%0.8%0.9%

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