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The information on this site and our social media channels is provided for general reference purposes only. Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the site and social media channels are up to date and accurate, the Bank of England does not warrant, nor does it accept any responsibility or liability for, the accuracy or completeness of the content or for any loss which may arise from reliance on information contained in this site. Links to other sites are provided for your convenience but the Bank of England accepts no responsibility or liability for the content of those sites or of any external site which links to this site.

Unless otherwise stated the copyright and any other rights in the contents of the material available through our website and our social media channels, including any images and text, are owned by The Governor and Company of the Bank of England. Copyright in Prudential Regulation Authority publications will be owned by the Prudential Regulation Authority.  The Bank of England will endeavour to acknowledge third party copyright. If third party copyright has not been properly acknowledged, please notify us at the address below so that we can make the appropriate arrangements.

Permission is granted to:

  • download, display or print material for personal use or use within an individual organisation and for a non-commercial purpose;
  • create links to these pages;
  • reproduce short extracts provided the source is stated.
Requests for further authorisation regarding proposed usage of the information provided should be addressed to:
Head of Media and Publications Division
Bank of England
Threadneedle Street
London, EC2R 8AH

Phone: 020 3461 4878 or by email to
In all Bank publications where permission to publish has been granted from external organisations the copyright of that material remains with the originating organisation.

Statistical outputs published under the Statistical Code of Practice, including the Interactive Database (IADB): Terms and Conditions
These outputs are subject to copyright but made available under the terms of the UK Open Government Licence, allowing and encouraging free and flexible data re-use.  The content is provided to users free of charge. Commercial use for financial gain is permitted.  The Bank of England reserves the right to terminate or restrict user access to the database if it determines that a user is acting in a manner contrary to the interests of other users e.g. excessive usage.
All statistical material is intended for information purposes only. No user should act or refrain from acting on the information contained in this database without first verifying the information and obtaining professional advice.  The Bank does not accept any liability for loss or damage, whether direct, indirect or consequential, resulting from the use of or the inability to use the database whether as a result of inaccuracies, defects, errors (typographical or otherwise), omissions, out of date information or otherwise.
The Bank makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in the database.
The user agrees that material downloaded or otherwise accessed through the use of the database is obtained entirely at the user's own risk and that the user will be entirely responsible for any resulting damage to software or computer systems and/or any resulting loss of data even if the Bank has been advised of the possibility of such damage.  The Bank does not accept any liability in connection with any third party web sites that can be accessed through the database and does not endorse or approve the contents of any such web site.
The Bank of England reserves the right to change the information published, the time of publication and the methods used to generate the information. The Bank of England gives no assurance that information currently published will continue to be published in the future.
Any dispute arising out of use of the database or these Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of England and the user and the Bank submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts. The Bank's omission to exercise any right under these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right.
Notice of Copyright
Except where expressly stated to the contrary the text and graphics and the information contained in this database is the copyright of the Governor and Company of the Bank of England. You may print or download to a personal computer short extracts of this database for personal use and create hyperlinks to the homepage of this database provided that (i) the Bank's database is the acknowledged source including the reference and (ii) this permission is revocable at any time by the Bank.
The reproduction of short extracts is permitted provided the source is stated and permission is granted by the Bank (please see below for further details).
Data relating to Monetary Financial Institutions in the Isle of Man, Guernsey and Jersey are the copyright of the Isle of Man Treasury, Guernsey Financial Services Commission and Jersey Financial Services Commission respectively. The Bank makes such data available under licence from the relevant institution.
Acknowledgement is also made to the banks and other institutions (including the Office for National Statistics) which make material available to the Bank or which have allowed the Bank to reprint statistics compiled by them or have assisted the Bank in the collection of statistics from their members.

The Statistics area of this website has adopted the UK Open Government Licence for all data published under the Statistical Code (section 7.4.3). Please note that selected Exchange Rate data and series are excluded from this licence. In this instance, you are advised to contact us directly for permission.

Requests for any further authorisation regarding proposed usage of the Bank’s material should be addressed to:
Head of Media and Publications Division
Bank of England
Threadneedle Street
London, EC2R 8AH
Phone: 020 3461 4878 or by email to

Requests for authorization regarding usage of PRA Rulebook content accessed through should be addressed to:

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Prudential Regulation Authority
20 Moorgate
London EC2R 6DA

Phone: 020 3461 7000 or by email to

Please note that use of PRA Rulebook content is governed by the PRA Rulebook Privacy Policy and Terms of use.