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    1. FT Alphaville

      May 26, 2016

      Why the death of cash may have been exaggerated

      The Cambridge Security Initiative jointly led by Sir Richard Dearlove, former chief of the Secret Intelligence Service,...

    2. May 22, 2016

      The week: May 23

      • BlackRock has poached Mark Wiseman, head of Canada’s largest pension plan, to run its $275bn equities business, a...

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    1. May 20, 2016

      Asset managers under fire over hidden pension fees

      Pensions savers are routinely being hit by more than 100 charges, many of them hidden, potentially consuming more than...

    2. May 20, 2016

      What’s so complicated about pensions, Andy Haldane?

      The Bank of England’s chief economist, Andy Haldane, told us this week that, despite being “moderately financially...

    3. May 19, 2016

      BoE’s Andy Haldane admits to pensions bafflement

      The Bank of England’s chief economist has admitted that the British pensions system is so complicated, even he fails to...

    4. Fast FT

      May 5, 2016

      ECB has no plans to abolish cash - Mersch

      The European Central Bank’s decision to abolish the €500 banknote does not signal the end of cash in Europe, one of...

    5. FT Alphaville

      April 18, 2016

      If the music's playing, keep on lending

      The behaviour of lenders in the boom part of a credit cycle can be summarised fairly simply. When times are good,...

    6. April 6, 2016

      How to robot-proof your children’s careers

      Pity school careers advisers. If economists are to be believed, vast numbers of jobs will have evaporated by the time...

    7. March 13, 2016

      Fund house forecast 2016: grey and rainy

      This time two years ago, great predictions were being made about the investment management industry. Andrew Haldane,...

    8. February 4, 2016

      The benefits of scrapping cash

      John Cryan, co-head of Deutsche Bank, is not a man given to hyperbole. A couple of weeks ago, however, he made a...

    9. February 4, 2016

      Bank of England — reading the runes on inflation and interest rates

      The future path of interest rates is one of the few issues to make bean-counters and the general public sit up and...

    10. January 19, 2016

      UK not strong enough for rate rise, says Carney

      Britain may still be sitting close to the top of the international growth table for advanced economies, but in a speech...

    11. November 30, 2015

      Banks embrace ‘the age of asset management’

      “The age of asset management is upon us,” said Andrew Haldane, chief economist of the Bank of England, in a speech that...

    12. FT Alphaville

      November 17, 2015

      A COP21 disturbance in the force

      In two weeks time, 195 delegations at COP21 will gather in Paris in an attempt to tackle climate change. The goal of...

    13. November 13, 2015

      Will robots take over your job?

      Andy Haldane, the Bank of England’s chief economist, has warned that 15m UK jobs could be replaced by robots in the...

    14. FT Alphaville

      November 13, 2015

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Friday, - Six strange things that have been happening in financial markets. - What Republicans get wrong...

    15. November 12, 2015

      Bank of England’s Andy Haldane warns 15m UK jobs at risk from robots

      Andy Haldane, the Bank of England’s chief economist, has warned that 15m UK jobs could be taken by robots as automation...

    16. November 11, 2015

      Carney addresses the public in BoE forum

      Mark Carney warned on Wednesday that the progress banks, politicians and regulators feel they have made in solving the...

    17. October 13, 2015

      Greg Medcraft approached to lead FCA

      The hunt for a new head of the UK’s financial watchdog has gone global, with the chairman of Australia’s regulator...

    18. Gavyn Davies

      September 27, 2015

      What if the Fed is wrong?

      In her latest speech last Thursday, Janet Yellen left no further room for doubt that the vast majority of the Federal...

    19. September 23, 2015

      In cash we trust — abolish it and you invite tyranny

      Central banks have never been so powerful, yet their ability to set the cost of borrowing, put limits on bank lending...

    20. FT Alphaville

      September 23, 2015

      A wink and a nod later... and the debt is monetised

      In the event of a new downturn please press the giant red button. To do so please break through the glass emblazoned...

    21. September 18, 2015

      Scrap cash altogether, says Bank of England’s chief economist

      Having already decided to cast paper notes aside in favour of plastic, the Bank of England’s chief economist has...

    22. September 14, 2015

      Psychological scars fuel investor jitters over Fed rates

      Psychological scars left by the Lehman crisis might be playing a part in unsettling markets as investors contemplate...

    23. August 5, 2015

      Shortsighted complaints about short-term capitalism

      When the US presidential frontrunner, the boss of McKinsey, and the chief economist of the Bank of England declare that...

    24. July 29, 2015

      Shareholder value is a cover for over-mighty chief executives

      The main problem with companies is that they put shareholders first and ignore staff and customers’ interests, Andy...

    25. FT Alphaville

      July 28, 2015

      Beyond corporate finance 101

      Fascinating discussion here from the Bank of England’s Andy Haldane on the stresses and strains facing...

    26. July 25, 2015

      BoE’s Haldane says corporations putting shareholders before economy

      The Bank of England’s chief economist has taken a swipe at the way corporations are run, accusing business leaders of...

    27. July 22, 2015

      UK on the brink: Doves v Hawks and the debate over interest rates

      With inflation at zero it may seem an odd time for the Bank of England to contemplate raising interest rates from their...

    28. June 30, 2015

      Free Lunch: Keep flooring it

      Tightening temptations It has become fashionable in certain circles to see low interest rates as a Bad Thing. The Bank...

    29. June 29, 2015

      BoE’s Andy Haldane rejects calls for early rise in interest rates

      Andy Haldane, the Bank of England’s chief economist, will on Tuesday reject calls for an early interest rate rise,...

    30. FT Alphaville

      June 29, 2015

      5,000 years of dread, charted

      At a Parliamentary Committee hearing a few years ago I asserted, boldly, that global interest rates were at their...

    31. FT Alphaville

      June 19, 2015

      The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street blogs!

      Welcome to Bank Underground, the official (and slightly subversive sounding?) Bank of England staff blog. It’s gone...

    32. FT Alphaville

      May 8, 2015

      Beyond the morning after

      Post-election reaction of the non jaw-dropped variety is trickling in. The obvious take is markets prefer certainty, so...

    33. April 22, 2015

      BoE hints at rate rise sooner than market expects

      Sterling moved higher on Wednesday as minutes of the Bank of England’s rate-setting meeting contained a hint that rate...

    34. April 14, 2015

      Q&A: UK remains on the brink of deflation

      UK inflation has stayed at zero in March, unchanged from February and the lowest rate for at least half a century. This...

    35. April 9, 2015

      Cameron first PM since 1950s to enjoy whole term with no rate rise

      David Cameron has become the first UK prime minister since Clement Attlee in the 1940s and 1950s to serve a whole term...

    36. April 1, 2015

      Free Lunch: Bank risk is a many-splendoured thing

      Layers of uncertainty Even for Financial Times readers, the arcanae of financial regulation is mostly something to be...

    37. March 27, 2015

      Bank of England deputy Ben Broadbent says deflation risk contained

      The deputy governor of the Bank of England has struck a defiant note on the danger that Britain may fall into a...

    38. March 25, 2015

      Don’t panic on inflation, says Monetary Policy Committee’s Miles

      Britain should not panic and cut interest rates because inflation has dropped to zero and is heading into negative...

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