Bank of England is ‘monetising the deficit’ with QE – Monetary Policy Forum


At the Fathom Consulting Monetary Policy Forum on Tuesday morning, panellists agreed that quantitative easing (QE) in the UK could be a simple method of monetising the national deficit.

Sir John Gieve, former deputy governor of the Bank of England, explained that quantitative easing offers a crucial demonstration to the rest of the world. "We have our own currency, so we can monetise the debt," he said at the event in London. "That's detaching us from the European problem, and is a very importan

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: