Bank of England

Founded in 1694, this central banks offers on-line information about itself and its various functions. Of specific interest are its extensive set of publications; many of them are on-line, including the "Monetary Policy Committee Minutes" (which supersedes the "Minutes of Monthly Chancellor/Governor Meetings"), the "Inflation Report," and reports on the gilt market (debt securities issued by HM Treasury) and on the Euro. Other reports, "Fact Sheets," and speeches are available, as is information on British banknotes and its "Centre for Central Banking Studies."