Bank due to hold rates, for now

AOL Money Staff
Bank of England
Bank of England

The Bank of England is expected to hold back from issuing another dose of emergency medicine to help the ailing British economy, but economists expect it to "leave the door wide open" for action next month.


Most experts in the City believe the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will keep its quantitative easing programme at £275 billion and interest rates on hold at their record low of 0.5%.