The Bank of England today held UK interest rates at 0.75% again today – as expected – as Brexit uncertainties reach their peak.

With still no clear sight of the Brexit outcome just over a week before the planned March 29 EU exit date, members of the bank's nine-strong Monetary Policy Committee voted unanimously to leave rates unchanged.

Experts believe policymakers will remain firmly in wait-and-see mode for some time until there is greater clarity.