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John Keyworth, curator at the Bank of England Museum, poses with the new 50 pound note (front) which replaces the last version in circulation (rear), in London November 24, 2011. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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Most economists think the BoE will opt for an extra 50 billion pounds, given the reservations of more hawkish members of the MPC about how rapidly inflation will fall later this year.
But BNP Tinsley warned that this could be misinterpreted as a signal that there would be no more QE after February.
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