UK: BoE leaves policy unchanged in Nov-8 (Barcelona) - As widely expected, the BoE kept its rate paid on commercial bank reserves at 0.5% and the stock of asset purchases at £375 billion. The last change in the rate was on 5 March 2009, and the last QE change was an increase of £50 billion to a total of £375 billion on 5 July 2012. The BoE meeting minutes will be published at 9.30am on Wednesday 21 November and the Inflation Report is due next Wednesday (14 November).