Forex Glossary

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Bank of England (BoE)
The Central Bank of England.

Bank of England

Established in 1694, and located in London, the Bank of England continues to serve to maintain monetary and financial stability. Appointed in 2003, the governor of the bank is Mervyn King. He is also the Chairman of the Monetary Policy Commitee(MPC). In 1997, Gordon Brown, Chancellor of the Exchequer at the time, gave the bank independence to set interest rates.

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Online Forex Course: Lesson 5: Central Banks and Interest Rates

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