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...."DON'T PANIC" are the words that will be written across the Bank of England's next inflation report, in large friendly letters. Well, maybe not, but the Bank's governor, Mark Carney, said pretty much the same when he was quizzed over today's jump in inflation. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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....Estimates of the impact of Brexit on the City vary widely. Xavier Rolet, chief executive of the London Stock Exchange, has warned that 230,000 finance jobs could disappear while Mark Carney, governor of the bank of England, has played down the risks. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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. Mark Carney has defended the Bank of England's handling of Charlotte Hogg's resignation during a speech on banking ethics. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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....The Bank of England has indicated it is watching dynamics in the labour market closely, in particular pay growth, as it continues to tread a tightrope between supporting growth and jobs while ensuring inflation does not rise too quickly. Under governor Mark Carney, policymakers have until recently stressed that they are happy to let inflation rise some way above its 2% target. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... Some see inflation rising to 3% by the summer. The Bank’s monetary policy committee (MPC), under the governor Mark Carney, has said it is happy to let inflation rise some way above its target as it balances the need to support growth and jobs with keeping price rises in check. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....”. The Bank’s governor, Mark Carney, said in January that the UK’s departure from the EU was no longer seen as the biggest domestic threat to British financial stability compared with a year ago, though he added that Brexit could amplify some of the domestic risks. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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. Judging by his comments, Mark Carney is blissfully unconcerned about inflation rising above its 2% target for the first time since 2013. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....The governor of the Bank of England has defended his handling of the controversy surrounding his deputy Charlotte Hogg and said she shouldn’t have had to resign for an honest mistake in failing to disclose that her brother worked at Barclays. In a speech at Threadneedle Street, Mark Carney said he had spoken to the top bosses of the major banks last week to tell them they should not feel under pressure to fire staff for making similar errors. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... If the promoters’ testimony is correct, resellers are breaking consumer rights legislation openly for substantial gain and officials are doing nothing. Mark Carney is right: it would silly if Charlotte Hogg’s exit from the Bank of England meant commercial banks were obliged to operate a “one strike and you’re out” policy for senior staff. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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UK banks asked to draw up plans to show they are prepared for Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 27th of March 2017 09:26:41 AM
....”. The Bank’s governor, Mark Carney, said in January that the UK’s departure from the EU was no longer seen as the biggest domestic threat to British financial stability compared with a year ago, though he added that Brexit could amplify some of the domestic risks. ...
Brexit economy: UK faces squeeze on living standards image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 10:30:30 AM
....The Bank of England has indicated it is watching dynamics in the labour market closely, in particular pay growth, as it continues to tread a tightrope between supporting growth and jobs while ensuring inflation does not rise too quickly. Under governor Mark Carney, policymakers have until recently stressed that they are happy to let inflation rise some way above its 2% target. ...
Viagogo should be forced to face a grilling over ticket resale abuse | Nils Pratley image
.... If the promoters’ testimony is correct, resellers are breaking consumer rights legislation openly for substantial gain and officials are doing nothing. Mark Carney is right: it would silly if Charlotte Hogg’s exit from the Bank of England meant commercial banks were obliged to operate a “one strike and you’re out” policy for senior staff. ...
Goldman Sachs to move hundreds of staff out of London due to Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 05:26:34 PM
....Estimates of the impact of Brexit on the City vary widely. Xavier Rolet, chief executive of the London Stock Exchange, has warned that 230,000 finance jobs could disappear while Mark Carney, governor of the bank of England, has played down the risks. ...
UK wages will soon lag behind prices – will the Bank take action? | Larry Elliott image
. Judging by his comments, Mark Carney is blissfully unconcerned about inflation rising above its 2% target for the first time since 2013. ...
Carney: Bank of England deputy should not have quit for 'honest mistake' image
....The governor of the Bank of England has defended his handling of the controversy surrounding his deputy Charlotte Hogg and said she shouldn’t have had to resign for an honest mistake in failing to disclose that her brother worked at Barclays. In a speech at Threadneedle Street, Mark Carney said he had spoken to the top bosses of the major banks last week to tell them they should not feel under pressure to fire staff for making similar errors. ...
Rising food and fuel prices hoist UK inflation rate to 2.3% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 11:27:08 AM
.... Some see inflation rising to 3% by the summer. The Bank’s monetary policy committee (MPC), under the governor Mark Carney, has said it is happy to let inflation rise some way above its target as it balances the need to support growth and jobs with keeping price rises in check. ...
Carney defends Bank of England over Hogg resignation image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 11:22:41 AM
. Mark Carney has defended the Bank of England's handling of Charlotte Hogg's resignation during a speech on banking ethics. ...
UK inflation rate leaps to 2.3% image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 09:34:06 AM
...."DON'T PANIC" are the words that will be written across the Bank of England's next inflation report, in large friendly letters. Well, maybe not, but the Bank's governor, Mark Carney, said pretty much the same when he was quizzed over today's jump in inflation. ...
Rising prices set to push inflation over 2% Bank of England target image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 18th of March 2017 03:59:43 PM
....25%. The Bank’s monetary policy committee (MPC), under governor Mark Carney, has maintained that it is happy to let inflation rise some way above its target as it trades off the need to support growth and jobs with keeping price rises in check. ...
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Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 17th of March 2017 08:31:43 AM
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UK interest rates kept on hold at 0.25% image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 16th of March 2017 12:38:45 PM
.... Before the Bank's decision, the index had hit a mid-session high of 7,444. The Bank of England, led by governor Mark Carney, expects the UK economy to grow fairly briskly this year, at a rate of 2%. ...
Bank of England keeps UK interest rates on hold as it warns on inflation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 16th of March 2017 12:10:58 PM
.... The rest of the MPC opposed him but then voted for a cut in August 2016. The MPC, under the leadership of the Bank’s governor, Mark Carney, has maintained that it is happy to let inflation rise some way above its target as it trades-off the need to support growth and jobs with keeping price rises in check. ...
Charlotte Hogg’s exit raises tough questions for Bank of England | Nils Pratley image
.... But there is a deeper question here. Why did the Bank think such “potential, actual or perceived” conflicts did not matter or could be managed happily within existing codes? Why was it so breezy? Why did it think a verbal warning from governor Mark Carney – in effect, a gentle slap on the wrist – could suffice?. ...
Charlotte Hogg image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 01:51:01 PM
. Bank of England governor Mark Carney has fulsomely promised to do "everything we can to honour" Charlotte Hogg's "work for the people of the United Kingdom" after she resigned as deputy chair for markets and banking on Tuesday. ...
Charlotte Hogg was right to resign, but the departure is cause for concern image
....In theory, the Treasury committee has only an advisory role when it comes to appointments to the Bank of England, but in this case the strongly worded condemnation of Hogg’s behaviour made her position untenable. That’s despite the fact that she was handpicked by Mark Carney in one of his first appointments after becoming governor in 2013 and was one of his most trusted lieutenants. ...
Charlotte Hogg resigns as Bank of England deputy governor image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 09:40:11 AM
....And its significance goes well beyond the future of Ms Hogg. Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of England, backed her until one minute to midnight. ...
Charlotte Hogg resigns as Bank of England deputy governor image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 09:33:31 AM
.... MPs do not have the power to block roles at the Bank but the views of the committee hold considerable sway over the UK’s financial sector and Threadneedle Street. It is a dramatic fall from grace for Hogg, who was once cited as a potential successor to the Bank governor, Mark Carney, to whom she was a key ally and a linchpin of his effort to overhaul the staid institution. ...
Bank of England deputy Charlotte Hogg to face MPs' verdict image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 13th of March 2017 07:57:32 PM
.... But days later she was forced to write to admit that she had not made the disclosure – and had breached the code of conduct she had helped drawn up when she joined the Bank of England in 2013 as chief operating officer. In an attempt to draw a line under the matter, Bank of England governor Mark Carney issued Hogg with a verbal warning after her admission. ...
Bank of England deputy governor's future hangs in balance image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 10th of March 2017 07:18:25 PM
....Pressure has been mounting on Hogg, who only took over as deputy on 1 March, since her admission last week that she failed to disclose a potential conflict of interest over her brother’s position as a key Barclays bank executive. Hogg had told MPs that the Bank, run by governor Mark Carney, was aware of Quintin Hogg’s role at the high street lender. ...
Bank of England deputy's slip-up was astonishing – but its reaction was predictable | Nils Pratley image
....Anthony Habgood and Bradley Fried, chairman and deputy chairman of the governing court of the Bank, gave a hapless performance in front of the MPs. If they were aware that governor Mark Carney gave Hogg a verbal warning on Monday, they didn’t mention the fact. ...
Bank of England deputy governor gets warning over conflict of interest image
....The governor of the Bank of England has censured his new deputy governor after she admitted breaking Bank rules by failing to declare that her brother worked for Barclays. Mark Carney issued Charlotte Hogg with a verbal warning over her failing to disclose her brother Quintin’s role as Barclays director of group strategy. ...
When will Britons get a pay rise? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 26th of February 2017 03:05:50 PM
....It is easy to see why they would be perplexed. The level was 7% in 2013 when the current governor Mark Carney arrived and declared that he would need to consider raising interest rates once unemployment dropped to 7%. ...
The Bank of England fears it may not spot the next crisis. Here’s where to look image
.... When Gertjan Vlieghe cast his eyes down at the desk in front of him and said “we are probably not going to forecast the next financial crisis”, it was a moment of sorrow and self-reproach rarely seen from a Bank of England policymaker. Vlieghe is a member of the Bank’s monetary policy committee, alongside governor Mark Carney and seven others who set the UK’s base interest rate. ...
We are unlikely to spot next financial crisis, Bank of England official says image
....Official figures have shown that, far from slowing, the UK became one of the best-performing economies in the developed world and the fastest growing in the G7 in the second half of 2016. Governor Mark Carney said actions by the Bank itself, which cut interest rates weeks after the Brexit vote, and Chancellor Philip Hammond, who lifted constraints on public spending in November’s autumn statement, had helped to boost the economy in the wake of the Brexit vote. ...
One in four UK retirees burdened by unpaid mortgage or other debts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 17th of February 2017 06:49:49 AM
....The Bank of England recently warned about the high level of household debts. The bank’s governor, Mark Carney, said the bank was watching the growth in debt levels; unsecured debt, which included credit cards and overdrafts, was rising at its fastest pace for 11 years. ...
Bank of England appoints Charlotte Hogg as deputy governor image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 9th of February 2017 05:57:26 PM
....”. Hogg, 46, was brought into the bank in 2013 from the banking group Santander by governor Mark Carney to shake up the organisation, which he said needed to be more transparent and communicate its policies more clearly. ...
No big pay rises for Britons despite inflation, says Bank of England image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of February 2017 12:15:18 PM
....Agents’ views have gained a higher profile inside Threadneedle Street in recent months after a series of attacks by senior politicians and Brexit campaigners accusing central bank staff of “ivory tower” policymaking. Critics have accused the Bank governor, Mark Carney, and the nine-member monetary policy committee (MPC) of being too pessimistic in their judgment on the impact of the referendum vote. ...
Trump's bonfire of banking rules could burn us all | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 6th of February 2017 07:14:50 PM
.... Work in other areas, covering financial derivatives and central counterparties, is less advanced but also critical. “The ongoing support of G20 leaders is required to implement reforms fully, consistently and promptly,” FSB chair Mark Carney, our own governor of the Bank of England, reminded everyone last August. ...
For Carney, wages are the only true window to the future image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 5th of February 2017 07:00:07 AM
....Secondly, the idea Britain has entered a new benign period of growth ignores the prospects for higher wages – which are less bright than Threadneedle Street thinks. Bank of England governor Mark Carney has spent his entire time in office predicting a return to wage increases of 3. ...
Bank of England sharply raises UK growth forecast image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of February 2017 12:46:31 PM
.... It also raised concerns about households becoming overstretched, as it predicted people would use savings to spend. At its rate-setting meeting the Bank’s monetary policy committee, led by governor Mark Carney, voted unanimously to hold interest rates at the record low of 0. ...
EU will lose out from bad Brexit deal on City, says leaked report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of February 2017 11:48:26 AM
....”. The warning echoes recent comments from the governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, when he claimed there are “greater short-term risks on the continent in the transition than there are in the UK”. ...
Young people optimistic about economy despite Brexit, says study image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 30th of January 2017 07:00:46 AM
.... However, economists are still predicting a slowdown this year as higher inflation kicks in as a result of a slump in the value of the pound against the dollar and the euro, which has increased costs for businesses. The Bank’s governor, Mark Carney, indicated last month that he was likely to raise growth forecasts but said growth was being fuelled by consumer spending and so likely to be “slower and less durable”. ...
UK GDP growth shows consumers spending despite Brexit worries | Larry Elliott image
.... Given that nobody in Whitehall was prepared for a vote to leave, the idea that Britain would start divorce proceedings straight away was highly unlikely. Nor was it really feasible that Mark Carney and the other eight members of Threadneedle Street’s monetary policy committee would sit on their hands. ...
Mark Carney: internet-only lenders pose risk to UK financial system image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 06:24:20 PM
....The Bank of England governor has warned that a new breed of internet-only lenders are beginning to pose risks to the financial system and without tighter regulation they could trigger the next financial crash. Mark Carney said high street banks were being displaced by online lenders that were untested in a recession, when bankruptcies might make their loans worthless. ...
Brexit economy: weak pound stokes inflation as jobs market cools image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 11:09:22 AM
....The Bank of England governor said this month that consumers appeared to have looked through Brexit worries to carry on spending. But in his first speech of 2017, Mark Carney also highlighted that the brisk pace of spending had been accompanied by a rise in household borrowing. ...
UK retail sales slump in December as inflation bites image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 20th of January 2017 11:05:00 AM
....Its governor commented this week that “households appear to be entirely looking through Brexit-related uncertainties”. Mark Carney also flagged a pickup in consumer borrowing and signs that people were dipping into their savings to carry on spending. ...
Time to cash in: spend your paper £5 notes now image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of January 2017 05:25:47 PM
....But don’t panic if you are on holiday around the time of the big day or find a wad of old fivers down the back of the sofa next year because, according to the Bank of England, all withdrawn banknotes “remain payable at face value for all time”. To get your hands on a replacement, you can either pop into the mother of all bank branches on Threadneedle Street, in the City of London – where apparently there is a counter, although it is unlikely you’ll be served by the governor Mark Carney – or post them back. ...
Bank of England ‘keeping close eye on consumer spending’, says Carney image
....The Bank of England is keeping a close watch on consumer spending amid signs households are dipping into their savings and amassing debts to keep spending in the face of rising inflation. Mark Carney, the Bank governor, said consumer spending had held up since last summer’s vote to leave the EU but he reiterated a warning that living costs were likely to rise on the back of a weak pound and squeeze households’ real incomes. ...
Sterling skids to three-month low on hard Brexit concerns image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 04:58:07 AM
....”. Later on Monday, Bank of England overnor Mark Carney, who has delivered a string of warnings about the potential impact of Brexit, will give a speech at the London School of Economics on the policy issues affecting the bank. ...
If the City vs Brussels is like a game of Jenga, it’s possible both sides could lose image
....What should Theresa May, when she speaks on Tuesday about her plans for the UK’s exit from the European Union – say about the City and financial services? As an opening pitch, she should take her cue from the governor of the Bank of England and remind the EU 27 that the UK – if only in this single commercial field – holds a strong negotiating hand. Mark Carney first made his point about the UK being “the investment banker for Europe” in November and last week’s reiteration put hard facts on the table for a second time: “If you rely on a jurisdiction [ie the UK] for three-quarters of your hedging activities, three-quarters of your foreign exchange activity, half your lending and half your securities transactions you should think very carefully about the transition from where you are today to where the new equilibrium will be. ...
EU negotiator wants 'special' deal over access to City post-Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 13th of January 2017 07:15:54 PM
.... Barnier discussed the problems of financial services, the source said, although the negotiator’s preferred options were not clear. The suggestion recorded in the minutes does mirror the view of the governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney. ...
Pound's flash crash 'was amplified by inexperienced traders' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 13th of January 2017 01:19:04 PM
....“Whatever the cause of the initial selling in sterling, the market was likely to be vulnerable at that time of day to sharp moves and an associated withdrawal of liquidity,” the report said. Bank of England governor Mark Carney, who asked the BIS to investigate, said it was vital that lessons were learned from the incident, which drove the pound to the lowest level since March 1985. ...
Mark Carney signals Bank of England may raise forecast for UK economy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of January 2017 07:34:33 PM
....The Bank of England looks set to upgrade its forecasts for the UK economy after admitting that some of the risks posed by the Brexit vote last June have now receded. Giving evidence to the Treasury select committee, governor Mark Carney said the Bank’s actions to avoid a market meltdown after the referendum were a key reason why Threadneedle Street might be raising its forecasts for a second time. ...
Carney: Brexit risks now lower image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of January 2017 04:29:14 PM
....The immediate risk posed by Brexit to the UK economy has declined, the governor of the Bank of England has told MPs. Mark Carney said that action by the Bank before and after the vote to leave the European Union had reduced the danger to the country's financial stability. ...
One blunt heckler has revealed just how much our economists are failing us | Aditya Chakrabortty image
.... It was precision-engineered by Cameron and Osborne: make central and local government deliver the cuts, and leave the job of securing a turnaround to the Bank of England with its one-size-fits-all monetary policy. Governor Mark Carney can’t set one interest rate for Port Talbot and another for Pimlico. ...
Crash 'was crisis moment for economists' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 5th of January 2017 11:13:41 PM
....". Bank of England Governor Mark Carney told the Treasury Select Committee last year that the Bank's advice before the EU referendum had been "analytically based and objectively given", adding: "It is not a political opinion, it is an economic opinion - it's a judgement, it's a judgement based on analysis. ...
Chief economist of Bank of England admits errors in Brexit forecasting image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 5th of January 2017 08:52:01 PM
....Haldane is known to be concerned about mounting criticism of experts and the potential for Threadneedle Street’s forecasts to be dismissed by politicians if errors persist. Former Tory ministers, including the former foreign secretary William Hague and the former justice secretary Michael Gove, last year attacked the Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, for predicting a dramatic slowdown in growth if the country voted to leave the EU. ...
Household debt rises to post-credit crunch high image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 4th of January 2017 11:26:03 AM
....Bank of England statistics show that personal debt, including credit cards and bank loans but not including mortgages or student loans, has been growing at a yearly rate of 10% for the past six months. And last month the Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, warned about the high level of debt in UK households. ...
Debt charities expect busy January image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of January 2017 06:58:44 AM
....Looking ahead, the MAT said "perilously few" people have set a budget, or have a plan to repay existing debts. Just before Christmas, the governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, warned about the high level of debt among UK households. ...
Why the UK economy could fare better in 2017 than forecasters predict image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 1st of January 2017 12:36:53 PM
....The Bank of England faces a trade-off between supporting growth and jobs on the one hand and keeping inflation in check on the other. The Bank has said there are limits to how far it will tolerate rising inflation but most of the signals suggest that under Mark Carney it is more worried about jobs. ...
Brexit’s slow-burning fuse will reach a powder keg this year image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 1st of January 2017 07:00:49 AM
.... As it becomes clear that the Brexiters who have captured the prime minister do not have a convincing strategy, plans for major firms to relocate their investments to continental Europe will gradually be implemented. Meanwhile I have also been struck by the number of people who have contacted me to express astonishment at the Boxing Day intervention of Mervyn King, Mark Carney’s predecessor as governor of the Bank of England. ...
That was 2016... now what image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 30th of December 2016 04:53:44 PM
....Why a weaker currency? It's partly about the Bank of England and its policies. The Bank's governor Mark Carney had signalled strongly that he expected leaving the EU to lead to weaker economic growth. ...
Brexit, Trump and 25 spoons of sugar: our top business stories of 2016 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of December 2016 12:13:55 PM
.... More than $2tn was slashed from the value of global markets and sterling suffered its biggest selloff in recent history. The Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, stepped up with a promise to take any measures necessary, but economists said the Brexit vote had left Britain on the brink of a recession that would reverberate around the world. ...
Banking standards: treacherous political waters lie ahead image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of December 2016 09:21:01 AM
....Against this background, it will be a challenge to retain the primacy of global standards and to secure continued buy-in to the Basel process. The Bank for International Settlements’ new general manager, Agustín Carstens, a former governor of Mexico’s central bank, will have a key role to play, as will whoever replaces Mark Carney – the governor of the Bank of England – next year as chairman of the FSB. ...
Brexit bounce sends confidence soaring in housing and stock markets image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of December 2016 07:27:00 AM
....”. Savers will be looking to the Bank of England to reverse the August rate cut, which was pushed through by governor Mark Carney in a fit of postBrexit panic, and finally start increasing interest rates to boost the returns on cash. ...
Britons face debt hangover in 2017 from festive spending image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of December 2016 12:21:25 AM
.... . Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of England, has already warned about high debt levels within British households, after it emerged in November that credit card debt had reached record levels. ...
Fed's rate hike signals a déjà vu for 2017 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 23rd of December 2016 08:00:11 AM
.... Both have extended their versions of quantitative easing since. Not to be outdone, and in a coincidental reaction to Brexit, Bank of England governor Mark Carney slashed rates in Britain from 0. ...
Business and parliament must work together to avoid a 'cliff edge' Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 23rd of December 2016 12:01:01 AM
....He’s right, of course. The “cliff edge” model of Brexit is dangerous for everyone, including the rest of the EU since the UK is “effectively the investment banker for Europe”, as Mark Carney put it last month. ...
MPs are right to question Bank of England's monetary policy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of December 2016 01:26:00 PM
.... Central banks, Borio noted, were sailing in uncharted waters. There are three big charges that Mark Carney will face when he gives evidence to the Treasury committee. ...
MPs to review Bank of England's low interest rates since crash image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of December 2016 12:20:36 PM
....The Bank of England’s policy of near zero interest rates since the 2008 financial crash is to come under scrutiny by MPs in a far-reaching probe that could lead to calls for changes to the central bank’s remit, it was announced on Thursday. The influential Treasury select committee said it would also examine the damage to the Bank’s reputation from attacks on governor Mark Carney by senior politicians. ...
Brexit economy: inflation surge shows impact of vote finally beginning to bite image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 11:36:14 AM
....Experts have warned that the potential Brexit blow to the economy, coupled with the government’s continued push to bring down spending will leave many households struggling with lower incomes next year. Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England, has warned that the UK is suffering its “first lost decade since the 1860s” and highlighted a squeeze on household budgets that predates the referendum. ...
Philip Hammond: Japanese banks are concerned about Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 15th of December 2016 11:46:34 AM
....”. Last month, the governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, warned that European economies could be damaged if their access to the City of London were disrupted after Britain leaves the EU. ...
Mark Carney: firms must come clean on exposure to climate change risks image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of December 2016 05:30:17 AM
....The governor of the Bank of England has warned that the fight against climate change will be jeopardised unless companies with big carbon footprints come clean about their exposure to global warming risks. Writing in today’s Guardian, Mark Carney says a new set of guidelines drawn up over the past year should be implemented so that investors can allocate capital to those companies with the best ideas to hit the target of keeping the rise in global temperature to less than 2C. ...
Automatic answers image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of December 2016 12:11:54 AM
.... . The Bank of England's governor, Mark Carney, said this month that 15 million jobs in the UK could be automated, including middle-class professions. ...
ECB surprises markets by scaling back QE programme image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 8th of December 2016 02:12:11 PM
.... Look at what is happening with the emerging market economies,” he told reporters. He also echoed other central bankers, including Mark Carney at the Bank of England, as he repeated calls for governments to play a bigger role in driving economic recovery with moves such as improvements to infrastructure and productivity. ...
UK's trade deficit before Brexit vote narrower than first calculated image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of December 2016 11:14:26 PM
....The multi-billion pound errors mean the UK appears to have relied slightly less on the “kindness of strangers” in the run up to the referendum. Bank of England governor Mark Carney used the phrase to highlight how Britain, to balance its books, depends on foreign investors to bridge the shortfall in the balance of payments with the rest of the world. ...
'A landscape of exhaustion and moral decay' – lessons from the 'lost decade' of the 1860s image
. When Mark Carney insisted in a speech at Liverpool John Moores University that the conditions through which we are now living are “exactly the same” as those that British citizens endured during the “lost decade” of the 1860s, he was taking a bit of rhetorical licence. ...
Mark Carney says we face a ‘lost decade’. The left needs to get its act together | Owen Jones image
. “The first lost decade since the 1860s”: that’s the chilling economic assessment of the UK from the Bank of England governor, Mark Carney. ...
Mark Carney's history lesson shows we haven't learned on globalisation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 5th of December 2016 07:13:25 PM
....History repeats itself. That was the message from Mark Carney as the governor of the Bank of England sought to draw some conclusions about the future of globalisation at the end of a turbulent year. ...

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