英格兰银行大幅加息

LON­DON—The Bank of Eng­land raised its key in­ter­est rate by a half per­cent­age point Thurs­day, the largest sin­gle step in more than a quar­ter-cen­tury, as the cen­tral bank fol­lows the Fed­eral Re­serve in giv­ing pri­or­ity to the fight against in­fla­tion over the risk of hurt­ing growth.