Bank of England Economic update and outlook

Session 3 - 11:15 to 12:15 - Booking Code F3


Session Overview

This session will provide an update on current economic conditions and the Bank of England’s forecast, focusing on the continued impact of the pandemic. We will also discuss the Monetary Policy Committee’s latest policy decisions, and recent updates on future guidance.

Learning Objectives

After this session the delegates will have an understanding of the potential issues facing the UK economy including:

  • Our latest forecast and some recent updates

  • Current economic conditions and a possible recovery

  • Policy in and beyond the pandemic

  • Discussion and questions.

Presenter: Jamie Jordan, Deputy Agent - Bank of England

Jamie is the Bank of England’s Deputy Agent for the East Midlands. In this role he supports the Monetary Policy Committee by reporting to them on current economic conditions prevailing across the region, and by externally delivering key analytical and policy messages to the public.

Another important part of the role is to communicate the Bank’s views on the economy to those businesses, organisations and people. Combining those things contributes to the Bank’s mission of promoting the good of the people of the UK by maintaining monetary and financial stability.

Jamie Jordan