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Bank of England leaves interest rates at record low

By Angela Monaghan, Economics Reporter Published: 12:06PM GMT 04 March 2010

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The preference was at large approaching by economists and equates to that rates have right away been at the historically low turn for a year.

Despite the own projections that expansion and acceleration will both collect up over the subsequent dual years, the Bank of England has since small denote that it"s in a precipitate to lift seductiveness rates from 0.5 per cent. Although strictly out of recession, the economy will face a mercantile fist as the supervision tackles the country"s jot down Budget deficit.

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The economy has delivered churned signals so far this year. The convene in residence prices stalled last month, according to both Halifax and Nationwide, whilst the services sector, that accounts for the lion"s share of the economy, stretched some-more than approaching last month.

Today"s assembly of the Bank"s Monetary Policy Committee additionally outlines the initial anniversary of the preference to enter upon on the in advance programme of copy money, written to put some-more income in to the economy.

The Bank currently kept the bond-purchase programme on hold for a second month, but has formerly indicated that it will leave the doorway open to resuming the �200bn package should the economy falter.