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Chart: The Bank of England and the Government debt market

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Striking chart showing how the Bank of England has taken possession of almost every extra bit of debt the Government has issued during the crisis. Figures are from the Debt Management Office. Left hand scale is millions of pounds. I’ve left out UK government debt owned by overseas investors.

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