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Philip Hammond, Secretary of State for Defence
Philip Hammond, the current Chancellor of the Exchequer

The Chancellor of the Exchequer is a political office in the United Kingdom. The Chancellor of the Exchequer, sometimes shortened to The Chancellor, is responsible for Britain's money and economy. In other countries the job is called Minister of the Treasury or of Finance.

Other well-known Chancellors of the Exchequer include Robert Peel, Winston Churchill, Denis Healey, Geoffrey Howe and George Osborne.

List of the Chancellors of the Exchequer

Chancellors of the Exchequer of England

Chancellors of the Exchequer of Great Britain

Many Chancellors were also Prime Minister for some or all of the time they were Chancellor. These are shown with a *

Chancellors of the Exchequer of the United Kingdom

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