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Don’t expect ‘Britcoin’ soon, says Bank of England fintech chief

Don’t expect ‘Britcoin’ soon, says Bank of England fintech chief

A new Bank of England-issued digital currency wouldn’t launch until at least ‘the second half of the decade’, according to the man leading the project.

More than £215 billion of savings earning no interest – where can you find the best rates?

More than £215 billion of savings earning no interest – where can you find the best rates?

Find out which savings accounts offer the most competitive interest, plus all the other factors you should think about before making a switch

Coronavirus: Bank of England slashes base rate to 0.1%

Coronavirus: Bank of England slashes base rate to 0.1%

The Bank of England has cut UK interest rates to a record low of 0.1% to protect the economy against coronavirus. Here's what it means for your money.

What will Brexit mean for interest rates?

What will Brexit mean for interest rates?

As Brexit looms ahead, the Bank of England faces pressure to cut the base rate. So how could Brexit affect your mortgage and savings interest rates?

New £20 note launches today: how much are your old banknotes worth?

New £20 note launches today: how much are your old banknotes worth?

The Bank of England has released the new £20 note into circulation today - but think twice before you hand in your old notes.

Exclusive: savers still worse off than two years ago

Exclusive: savers still worse off than two years ago

Interest rates on savings accounts are still worse than they were two years ago despite the Bank of England base rate being higher. How does your bank fare?

Millions of old paper £5 and £10 notes still in circulation – how to cash them in

Millions of old paper £5 and £10 notes still in circulation – how to cash them in

The Bank of England has revealed almost 250m paper £5 and £10 notes haven’t been returned since they stopped being legal tender. So how can you use them?

Bank of England raises base rate to 0.75%: how will it affect you?

Bank of England raises base rate to 0.75%: how will it affect you?

Which? assesses the Bank of England decision to increase interest rates and explains the impact this could have on your savings and mortgage repayments.

Will the base rate go up and how will it affect your finances?

Will the base rate go up and how will it affect your finances?

Speculation has been mounting that the base rate may rise in coming months - but when will it change and how high will it go? Which? examines the trends.

Bank of England base rate decision: what it means for you

Bank of England base rate decision: what it means for you

Which? assesses the decision to hold interest rates at 0.5%, and explains how further rate speculation could affect your savings rate and mortgage deal.

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