The Bank of England's rate-setting committee voted unanimously to keep rates on hold. CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports on this and U.K. unemployment figures.» Read More
Bank England Governor Mark Carney said the central bank was ready to act if the U.K.'s fledgling recovery failed to materialize.
Francesco Garzarelli, co-head of global macro & markets research at Goldman Sachs, discusses the impact the Bank of England's forward guidance has had on volatility and on bond yields.
Richard Kelly, head of European rates and FX research at TD Securities, explains that U.K. bond yields surged on Thursday because the Bank of England did not release a statement following its rate decision.
Torrie Callander, senior corporate dealer at Global Reach Partners, says the risks are to the upside for the GBP/EUR trade, but to the downside for the EUR/USD trade, following the ECB's interest rate decision.
Allister Heath, editor at CITYAM and Karren Brady, vice chairman of West Ham United, discuss the U.K. economy which rebounded at a pace "nobody predicted" and how there is more upside to come.
Christian Schulz, Senior Economist at Berenberg Bank says LTROs don't make sense given banks are repaying them as alternative funding sources open up.
Brendan Brown, Head of Research at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International says long term rates in all countries except Japan have broken free from central bank manipulation.
Nicholas Gartside, chief investment officer at JPMorgan Asset Management, tells CNBC that this week is all about the central banks.
Alan Clarke, director of fixed income strategy and banking and markets at Scotiabank, discusses the recovery in the U.K. and why Bank of England Governor Mark Carney's forward planning was "the right thing at the right time".
Sean Corrigan, chief investment strategist at Diapason Commodities, tells CNBC that one can understand central bankers caution but he thinks the UK is stronger than Mark Carney's estimates.
Charles Diebel, head of market strategy at Lloyds Bank Wholesale Banking and Markets, comments on John Carney's first official speech as Bank of England governor, and says it was a "reiteration" of what had already been said.
Rob Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg Bank, reacts to Carney's speech and says it was "as dovish" as it could have been.
In his first official speech, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney says fresh economic stimulus is a possibility.
CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with Charles Bean, Bank of England deputy governor, about whether quantitative easing works; the usefulness of forward guidance, and why QE is impacting global currencies.
Melanie Baker, U.K. economist at Morgan Stanley, comments on the U.K's second quarter GDP and explains what the key indicators for signs of improvements are.
Stephen Gifford, director of economics at CBI, explains why he has raised his U.K, GDP forecast for the next two years, but stresses that the economy is not "out of the woods yet".
Nick Bate, U.K. economist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, comments on the latest Bank of England's minutes which showed that "divergence is opening up".
Geoffrey Dicks, chief U.K. economist at Novus Capital Markets, reacts to the latest U.K.'s unemployment numbers and the Bank of England's minutes.
Robert Wood, U.K. economist at Berenberg Bank, discusses the U.K economy following the latest inflation report and says inflation is currently "bouncing around its peak".
Kathy Lien, managing director of FX strategy at BK Asset Management, explains why sterling dropped and then recovered after Bank of England governor Mark Carney's policy announcement.