Bank of England/Addendum

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This addendum is a continuation of the article Bank of England.

Banking legislation

  • Bank of England Act[1] 1694]
founded the Bank of England.
  • Bank Charter Act[2], 1844.
gave the Bank of England the exclusive right to issue banknotes and tied the note issue to the Bank's gold reserves..
  • Bank of England Act[3] 1946.
the nationalisation of the Bank of England.
  • Building Societies Act[4], 1986.
  • Banking Act[5] 1987 (repealed).
  • Bank of England Act[6], 1998.
gave the Bank responsibility for setting interest rates to meet the Government's stated inflation target.
  • Banking Act[7]
included the Special Resolution Regime[[8], 2009.