John Wraith, rates strategist at Bank of America Merill Lynch Global Research, says the U.K.'s economy is not strong enough to cope with higher interest rates.» Read More
Stimulus hopes lift the euro and China's rate cut makes the Aussie jump - it's time for your FX Fix.
Mansoor Mohi-uddin, Chief Currency Strategist, UBS Investment Bank, says that the Bank of England will embark on a third round of quantitative easing by August.
The Bank of England's monetary policy committee is meeting this week, and if they do what this strategist expects, he's got a trade for you.
On the same day official figures showed the biggest slide in retail sales figures in two years and one member of the Bank of England’s interest rate-setting committee indicated it would restart its asset purchase program if the economy weakened significantly, 10-year sovereign debt yields fell to record lows.
As Greece's problems mount, the euro has been breaching new levels, but this strategist says it's no time to be contrarian.
Euro gets a reprieve and stimulus talk hits the yen - it's time for your FX Fix.
Barring disaster in Europe, a further round of quantitative easing in the U.K. is unlikely, Alan Clarke, UK and euro zone economist at Scotiabank, told CNBC. However, inflation will be higher than the Bank of England expects, and growth will disappoint, he said.
Euro Slips, Pound Trips, Asian Central Banks Intervene — it's time for your FX Fix.
The Bank of England steps back and euro fears ease - it's time for your FX Fix.
Wall Street is starting to sound a little spooked.
Repairing the economy and regulating banks is “the biggest challenge the Bank [of England] has faced for decades,” Sir Mervyn King said on Wednesday in a speech in which he conceded for the first time he should have “shouted from the rooftops” about risks before the financial crisis.
The British pound is likely to rise further against the euro in the near term despite its fall on Tuesday as it is still seen as a safe play, but in the long term it will weaken, according to currency analysts.
The dollar's in the dumps and hedge funds are getting gloomy - it's time for your FX Fix.
Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management Jim O’Neill is among candidates in the running to replace Bank of England governor Mervyn King who leaves in June 2013, the Sunday Times reported, without citing where it got the information.
The European Central Bank is pushing to stimulate the economy, but this analysis says they won't get far.
Bernanke dents the dollar and euro zone sentiment falls - it's time for your FX Fix.
Central banks in Europe are increasingly reluctant to pump more money into markets after already massive liquidity injections intended to kick-start economic growth but they may have no choice.
Sean Callow, Senior Currency Strategist, Westpac Bank expects further quantitative easing from the Bank of England.
Euro zone worries mount and Malawi has a currency problem - it's time for your FX Fix.
The Bank of England left its key lending rate unchanged Thursday. CNBC's Ross Westgate weighs in.