Old Lady of Threadneedle Street


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Old Lady of Threadneedle Street

nickname for the Bank of England. [Br. Culture: Misc.]
See: Finance
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Or as the huge banner draped over the steps of the Old Lady Of Threadneedle Street said: "So Many Battles Against The System And Finally It Ends By Itself.
The bank is nicknamed the Old Lady of Threadneedle Street.
Its title caught my attention immediately because the number crunchers at the Old Lady of Threadneedle Street contrived to put the words "Financial" and "Stability" in the title of their report.