David Owen, chief European economist at Jefferies International and Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale, discuss what the "new normal" for U.K. interest rates will be once they start rising.» Read More
Emerging market currencies have been laggards, but this strategist thinks that could change.
Job-description messages in the "Mission: Impossible" movies self-destruct in five seconds. In the British banking world, the latest was printed in the employment pages for everyone to see.
As any horror film buff knows, zombies are difficult to kill. And the zombie companies which are increasingly causing concern in the U.K. are also going to be tricky to get rid of.
The Bank of Japan eases, euro traders take profits, and Iceland says later for the euro — it's time for your FX Fix.
A high-profile job with a hefty salary, travel, and an almost guaranteed knighthood (unless you really mess up) will be advertised in The Economist this week.
Why not apply to be the Governor of the Bank of England? An advertisement for the job will be published in this week's edition of the Economist.
To restore economic growth requires policy makers to adopt the all-round perfection of British heptathlete Jessica Ennis.
Fast-growing technology companies would be allowed to float as little as 10 per cent of their business on the London Stock Exchange under proposals being weighed up by Downing Street, the Financial Times Reports.
The Federal Reserve, European Central Bank (ECB) and Bank of England (BoE) should all announce stimulus packages next month, a Bank of England (BOE) policymaker told CNBC Tuesday.
Adam Posen, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics told CNBC, that as a member of the Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee he wished he had persuaded other members of the committee to vote for quantitative easing back in 2010.
Jean-François Robin, global head of strategy at Natixis, says the European central bank is showing more and more willing to undertake non-orthodox measures to tackle abnormal Spanish and Italian bond yield levels.
Retail sales support the dollar and jobs data lifts the pound — it's time for your FX Fix.
An outgoing member of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee has challenged the governor Sir Mervyn King for his insistence that central banks should buy only government bonds in quantitative easing programs to stimulate growth.
Crowdfunding, the financing of projects by multiple lenders via the internet, experienced record breaking customer numbers and lending in Britain last month helped by a series of public relations disasters for major U.K. banks.
Scotiabank Economist Alan Clarke discusses whether the Bank of England's dovish quarterly inflation report paves the way for further monetary easing.
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Rate talk at the Bank of England boosts the pound, but the New Zealand dollar is coming back to earth — it's time for your FX Fix.
Mervyn King, governor of the Bank of England, says the UK central bank has lowered its forecast for growth amid difficult economic conditions.
Peter Westaway, chief European economist at Vanguard Asset Management, says he expects the Bank of England to do more quantitative easing (QE) in November, though the measure may not be as effective as the first round of QE.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the European Central Bank will leave its key interest rate unchanged at 0.75%.