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Governments’ restrictions related to Covid-19, and households’ voluntary efforts to lessen health risks, are affecting economic activity. High-frequency measures of formal restrictions and household mobility can help assess Covid-19’s impact on GDP.
North West – we’re listening. There are just 2 days left to apply to take part in our virtual Citizens’ Panel on 4 November. We want to hear about your experience of the economy. Sign up here: #BOECitizensPanel
We’re asking the insurance firms we regulate to make sure they are ready for the end of the transition period with the EU on Thursday 31 December. Our Prudential Regulation Authority and the @TheFCA have sent this letter to CEOs:
Our colleagues have been sharing their experiences and reflections during #BlackHistoryMonth . Ola leads communications for BEEM, our internal staff network for Black, Asian and ethnic minority colleagues. #BHM2020
MPC vote to cut #BankRate to 0.25% and for a package of measures designed to provide additional monetary stimulus
We use 20 different colour inks to make our new £20 note. 🖌🎨 It’s our most colourful note ever! We think that’s a fitting tribute to the artist Turner, who we feature on it. The new £20 note will be available from Thursday. #TheNew20
The Bank’s three policy committees have announced a comprehensive and timely package of measures to help UK businesses and households bridge across the economic disruption likely to be associated with Covid-19.