Ian McCafferty host Hampshire Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting

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ONE of the men responsible for setting the UK’s interest rates will be the guest speaker at a breakfast briefing organised by Hampshire Chamber of Commerce.

As a member of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), Ian McCafferty has direct input to decisions on the official base rate that underpins the cost of borrowing.

He also has a say in managing inflation targets, quantitative easing and other high-profile measures designed to stimulate growth in the economy.

Mr McCafferty, a former chief economic adviser to the CBI, will join Hampshire Chamber members for breakfast at the Basingstoke Country Hotel on Wednesday, May 22 at 7.30am.

To book a place, email events.north@hampshirechamber.co.uk.

For further enquiries, call 01256 338475 or visit tinyurl.com/c38a32p.