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01/03/1946 The Bank of England is nationalized

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The Bank of England: 1950s to 1979

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Bank of England Monetary Policy | Bank of England Inflation Report

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Head of nationalised UK bank RBS declines his bonus

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What is Nationalization?

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RBS's Davies: Nationalization of Unloved U.K. Banks 'Not Very Likely'

The Bank of England, formally the Governor and Company of the Bank of England, was privately owned by stockholders from its foundation in 1694 until it was nationalized in 1946. In 1998, it became an independent public organization, wholly owned by the Treasury Solicitor on behalf of the government, with independence in setting monetary policy.
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