Bank of England to probe possible leak of QE decision to Sun newspaper

The Business Times | Nov 5, 2020 at 1:00 AM
  • Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey said he would look into how The Sun newspaper was able to report that the central bank would expand its asset purchase programme by £150 billion (S$265.3 billion), hours before it was officially announced.
  • A finance ministry representative sits in on deliberations of the BoE’s Monetary Policy Committee, and Mr Sunak must formally approve expanded asset purchases.