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Kiran Kowshik, currency strategist at BNP Paribas, discusses the U.K. economy following the release of the latest unemployment data.
John Cridland, director general of the CBI, says the business body expects the Bank of England to raise interest rates in the first quarter of 2015.
John Cridland, director general of the CBI, says British businesses favor staying in the European Union as it provides a strong trading bloc.
Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg, and Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, discuss how inflation influences the Bank of England's decision to raise interest rates.
Richard Batley, senior economist at Lombard, discusses the U.K. housing market and says it is "extremely interest rates sensitive," far more than previously.
The Bank of England left interest rates and asset purchases unchanged on Thursday, despite pressure for it to act to cool the housing market.
Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, and Andy Brough, fund manager at Schroders, react to the Bank of England's decision to hold interest rates at 0.5 percent.
Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg U.K., discuss the likely timing of the Bank of England's first rate hike.
Susan Emmett, research director at Savills, discusses the U.K. housing market and says the strong growth in prices in London is starting to filter through to the rest of the country.
Roger Bootle, managing director at Capital Economics, says Britain's economy will perform well even if it exits the European Union.
David Tinsley, U.K. economist at BNP Paribas, discusses the minutes of the Bank of England's rate-setting meeting and says that, with unemployment falling, these get-togethers could get "more interesting" and "fractured."
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.
George Buckley, chief U.K. economist at Deutsche Bank, says the new appointments at the Bank of England will not significantly affect the timing of the first interest rate rise.
Simon Baptist, chief economist at EIU, says that while both manufacturing and services PMI for the U.K. are down in March, they remain at very "healthy" levels.
CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi reports on the change of personnel at the Bank of England amid a shake-up of the bank aimed at changing the image of the institution.
Adam Posen, president at the Peterson institute for International Economics reacts to the Bank of England's announcement that it had named Nemat Shafik and Ben Broadbent as Deputy Governors.
CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi discusses the candidates who could be hired as the Bank of England's fourth deputy governor with the responsibility for oversight of markets and banking standards.
John Mann, Labour MP for Bassetlaw, says the Bank of England's structure needs to change after the governor of the central bank was grilled by British members of parliament on allegations of currency manipulation.
Bank of England governor Mark Carney says the bank will appoint a new deputy governor to conduct a "root and branch review" of how the central bank conducts "market intelligence".
Bank of England governor Mark Carney tells an influential committee of British parliament members that there was no information to suggest any Bank of England officials colluded or condoned any currency market manipulation. manipulation.