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SMPC again votes for an interest rate cut by five votes to four
SMPC votes for 0.25% interest rate reduction by five votes to four
SMPC votes six to three against further interest rates cuts but supports other methods of monetary easing.
SMPC votes for 0.25% rate cut by five votes to four
SMPC votes to hold interest rates, amid current economic uncertainty
SMPC votes to hold interest rates by eight votes to one
At its latest meeting the IEA's Shadow Monetary Policy Committee voted eight to one to hold interest rates. One member wanted a 0.25% cut.
The SMPC voted by five votes to four to hold interest rates at their current level.
SMPC votes to increase interest rates by 0.25% by eight votes to one. Most members believe that rates should rise further in forthcoming months
SMPC votes by five votes to four to hold interest rates for now
SMPC votes to raise interest rates by 0.25% by seven votes to two but rejects 0.5% increase
SMPC votes to raise interest rates by 0.25% by eight votes to one. Two members want 0.5% increase.
SMPC votes to hold rates but believes that rates will have to rise further in the coming months.
SMPC votes narrowly to hold rates now but expects to want rates to rise later in the year
IEA Shadow Monetary Policy Committee votes by five to four to raise rates now
SMPC agrees by seven votes to two to hold interest rates at 5%
SMPC votes seven to two to raise interest rates
SMPC votes by six votes to three to raise interest rates