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UK interest rate raised to 0.75% - what you need to know

The Bank of England today raised the base rate from 0.5% to 0.75%

2 August 2018

Banks asked how prepared they are for TSB-style meltdown

Banks are being asked how well prepared they are for a cyber attack or TSB-style IT meltdown by the Bank of England

6 July 2018

UK base rate remains at 0.5%

The Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee voted to keep the rate steady

10 May 2018

Old £10 notes to be withdrawn in March

The Bank of England is officially withdrawing old £10 notes on 1 March next year

14 November 2017

UK interest rates rise latest - what banks are doing

The Bank of England on Thursday raised interest rates from 0.25% to 0.5% - the first rate rise in over a decade

2 November 2017

Some tracker mortgage rate rises to hit TODAY

Some banks will begin raising mortgage rates immediately, in the wake of the interest rate rise

2 November 2017

UK inflation hits five-year high – what it means for you

The UK's key inflation rate hit 3% in September, the highest it's been since March 2012

17 October 2017

New £10 note released - what you need to know

The new plastic £10 note enters circulation today

14 September 2017

New £10 note unveiled this week – here's a sneak peek

The new plastic £10 note will be unveiled tomorrow – but you'll have to wait until September to get your hands on one

17 July 2017

Got an old fiver? You can only spend it until Friday

You have until Friday 5 May to spend or bank your older non-polymer £5 notes before they're officially withdrawn

28 April 2017

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