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The minimum rate of discount at the Bank of England

remains at 5 per cent., whilst in the open market the price for the best short-dated commercial paper is 41, and in some instances 4, per cent. The stock of bullion in the Bank of England is now 14,461,224/. ; but the supply in the Bank of France has fallen to 12,738,1801.