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Bank of England deputy governor on interest rate cut

August 5th, 2016

Episode 1110 of 1342 episodes

UK interest rates have been cut from 0.5% to 0.25% - a record low and the first cut since 2009. Bank of England deputy governor Ben Broadbent tells Justin Webb why they made the cut and says another one may be just around the corner.

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