Bank of England


  • Pound Slides, Kiwi Tumbles, Aussie Slips Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    Hints of potential new pro-stimulus sentiment at the Bank of England weigh on the pound and intervention talk pulls down the kiwi - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Global Markets Update: FTSE Hits 6,400  Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 6:08 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports the Bank of England is moving European markets today.

  • Pound Tumbles on Signs of New Monetary Stimulus Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 4:40 AM ET

    The Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee was split 6-3 on more bond purchases earlier this month, unexpectedly reviving the prospect that the central bank might restart its quantitative easing program.

  • BoE is Far More Dovish than Expected  Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    James Knightley, UK economist at ING Wholesale Banking, expected a split of 8-1 in the Monetary Policy Committee and says the far more dovish outcome makes another round of QE probable.

  • New Weight on the Pound Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    Despite the sluggish British economy, investors have remained long the pound - until now. Here's why, and what it means.

  • Sterling Will Continue to Weaken  Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 12:10 AM ET

    Jesper Bargmann, Head of G11 Spot FX, Asia Pacific at RBS Global Banking & Markets says as long as the market expects easing measures, the pound will continue to weaken.

  • Pound Takes a Hit, Aussie Lifts Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    The British pound slumps on Bank of England comments and consumer confidence buoys the Aussie - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Talk Dents the Yen, Uncertainty Hits the Euro Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 7:58 AM ET

    Comments from a candidate to lead the Bank of Japan weigh on the yen, and political uncertainty and a G20 meeting weaken the euro - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Yen Lifts and the Swiss Go Shopping Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 8:04 AM ET

    Comments from Japan's finance minister halt the yen's slide and strong retail sales lift the Swissie - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Santelli ECB to Monitor Euro Strength  Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santell talks with Mark Grant, Southwest Securities about the Bank of England and European Central Bank's decision to leave interest rates unchanged.

  • Evolution or Revolution at the BoE?  Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Tom Vosa, head of market economics at National Australian Bank, tells CNBC that he wants to hear how incoming governor Mark Carney will go about managing the Bank of England.

  • Pro: Levels to Watch on Gold Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 11:42 AM ET

    Pro trader Rich Ilczyszyn looks at important technical indicators for the yellow metal.

  • Europe Banks in Focus  Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013 | 12:45 AM ET

    Ralph Silva, Director at Silva Research Network discusses U.K. Chancellor Osborne's plans for reform on the banking industry. He also breaks down UBS earnings.

  • Mark Carney on the Banking System  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    Mark Carney, incoming governor of the Bank of England, says he did not see signs of complacency amongst policy makers but there is still work to be done on the banking system.

  • Easing Hints Dent the Pound, Dollar Lifts Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 8:08 AM ET

    Bank of England hints at more easing weigh on the pound and risk aversion lifts the buck - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Why Pound Keeps Sinking: Strategist Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 6:10 PM ET

    Britain's surprisingly dismal fourth-quarter GDP report is just one reason this strategist is bearish on the pound.

  • UK Industry Reports Sluggish Growth in November Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 4:47 AM ET

    British industrial output grew less than expected in November, despite a strong rebound in oil and gas production, adding to evidence that the economy may have contracted in the last three months of 2012.

  • Santelli: Secrets of ECB and BoE Revealed  Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Yra Harris, Praxis Trading, discuss the implications of Draghi's decision to leave interest rates unchanged.

  • Global Markets: EU Shares Flat Ahead of ECB Meeting  Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 6:13 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors looked towards key rate decisions by the European Central Bank and Bank of England.

  • Crude Slips As Market Eyes EIA Data, US Production Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Oil futures fell slightly on Wednesday after government data showed U.S. fuel stocks rose sharply last week.