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Bank Rate Odds On Not To Increase Before July 2016

BOOKMAKERS William Hill are offering odds for when the Bank of England Base Rate will increase from 0.5% - and offer 4/1 that it happens during 2015.

'We think it is more likely than not that the Rate will stay where it is until at least July 2016' said Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe.

WILLIAM HILL.....When will the Bank of England base Bank Rate next increase?....2015 4/1.......January-June 2016 13/8......July 2016 or later 5/6.

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