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Longest period without a change in the minimum lending rate (UK)

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  • Who: British lending rate

  • What: Longest period without a change in the minimum lending rate (UK)

  • Where: United Kingdom

The longest period without a change was the 12 years 13 days from 26 October 1939 to 7 November 1951, during which time the rate stayed at 2 per cent.

 

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