United Kingdom Prime Lending Rate 1950-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Bank Lending Rate in the United Kingdom remained unchanged at 1.50 percent in December of 2014 from 1.50 percent in November of 2014. Bank Lending Rate in the United Kingdom averaged 7.70 percent from 1950 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 18 percent in November of 1979 and a record low of 1.50 percent in March of 2009. Bank Lending Rate in the United Kingdom is reported by the Bank of England.

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United Kingdom Prime Lending Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.50 1.50 18.00 1.50 1950 - 2014 percent Monthly
In the United Kingdom, the prime lending rate is the average rate of interest charged on loans by major commercial banks to private individuals and companies. This page provides - United Kingdom Prime Lending Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United Kingdom Prime Lending Rate - was last refreshed on Saturday, December 20, 2014.

United Kingdom Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence -4.00 -2.00 10.00 -39.00 [+]
Retail Sales MoM 1.60 1.00 2.70 -3.30 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 6.40 4.60 9.30 -4.00 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 273915.00 271761.00 273915.00 59320.00 GBP Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 274988.00 269198.00 274988.00 45135.00 GBP Million [+]
Personal Savings 6.70 5.70 14.00 -0.90 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.50 1.50 18.00 1.50 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 222533.00 221103.00 237998.00 0.00 GBP Million [+]


Bank Lending Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 9.30 Nov/14 9.30 20.50 8.10 percent [+]
Brazil 44.00 Oct/14 42.75 254.28 33.85 percent [+]
Canada 3.00 Dec/14 3.00 22.75 2.25 percent [+]
China 5.60 Dec/14 5.60 12.06 5.31 percent [+]
Euro Area 3.29 Oct/14 3.31 6.52 3.19 percent [+]
France 2.09 Oct/14 2.07 6.29 2.07 percent [+]
Germany 2.70 Oct/14 2.77 6.55 2.70 percent [+]
India 10.25 Nov/14 10.25 20.00 8.00 percent [+]
Italy 3.52 Oct/14 3.57 6.48 2.86 percent [+]
Japan 1.15 Dec/14 1.15 9.90 1.15 percent [+]
Netherlands 2.17 Oct/14 2.31 6.26 2.17 percent [+]
Russia 11.30 Oct/14 11.10 449.40 7.90 percent [+]
South Korea 4.00 Oct/14 4.14 17.01 4.00 percent [+]
Spain 3.53 Oct/14 3.63 5.97 3.23 percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.50 Dec/14 1.50 18.00 1.50 percent [+]
United States 3.25 Nov/14 3.25 20.50 2.00 percent [+]