Strengthening lending and inflation in the U.K. may mean the Bank of England raises rates sooner than expected — possibly even this year.
The uncertainty surrounding a potential “Brexit” has a far greater impact on sterling than the BoE, says Steven Saywell, global head of FX strategy at BNP Paribas.
The BOE is readying contingency plans in case Britain votes to leave the European Union.
On June 23, all eyes will be on the U.K. as it decides whether it wants to stay in the EU. Here's what key sectors are saying about a “Brexit”.
The U.K. central bank voted to maintain interest rates at their current level of 0.5 percent, due to uncertainty surrounding the EU referendum.
Richard Kelly, head of global strategy at TD Securities, looks at the currency markets and how U.K.’s sterling could be impacted by the EU referendum.
The dollar recovered from a five-month low, as traders covered short positions after two straight days of selling.
The Bank of England kept borrowing costs on hold on Thursday, but the tides could be shifting towards further monetary easing.
The Bank of England voted 9-0 to keep the U.K. main interest rate at 0.5 percent – marking the seventh straight year of record-low interest rates. CNBC’s Louisa Bojesen breaks down the details.
Investors will be keeping a close eye on three central banks this week: Bank of Japan, U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of England. CNBC’s Nancy Hulgrave discusses.
Weak Chinese trade data stoked safe-haven demand for the yen on Tuesday.
Bank of England governor, Mark Carney speaks in front of the U.K.’s Treasury Select Committee on the EU referendum. CNBC’s Nancy Hulgrave brings you the latest.
Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic advisor at Allianz, says negative interest rates from the Fed and Bank of England may break the financial system.
Mark Carney says the lack of structural reforms are to blame for weak global growth.
The BOE's governor has defended central banks' monetary stimulus plans, saying the lack of structural reforms has hurt global growth.
The yen and Swiss franc rallied across the board on Tuesday as a recent rebound in stocks and crude oil faded.
Bank of Canada, Bank of Israel, Bank of England… CNBC takes a look at the central banks other than the Fed that may opt for negative interest rates.
Bank of England governor, Mark Carney tells CNBC how the central bank is looking at the broader, international markets and their impact on the U.K. economy.
Bank of England governor, Mark Carney discusses how the central bank is looking at the possibility of Britain leaving the European Union.
Bank of England governor, Mark Carney discusses how the central bank plans on raising interest rates.