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    1. July 28, 2015

      Hedge fund economist appointed to BoE’s rate-setting panel

      George Osborne has appointed Gertjan Vlieghe, a hedge fund economist and former Bank of England official, as the new...

    2. July 27, 2015

      Yellen and Carney hint at rate rises in spite of unclear figures

      Since the start of the year investors have wondered whether any of the world’s largest central banks will finally begin...

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    1. 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...

    2. July 21, 2015

      Bank of England set to open doors for additional scrutiny

      The Bank of England is set to open its door to the UK’s official auditors, according to government plans aimed at...

    3. July 21, 2015

      Sterling bulls ride BoE rate debate

      Sterling is being tipped to strengthen over the summer as currency strategists gear up for a split in Bank of England...

    4. July 20, 2015

      Markets, data and official hints point to a rate rise

      More than Greece, more even than the Shanghai stock market, the US interest rate cycle obsesses financial markets. The...

    5. July 20, 2015

      Committee minutes likely to show unanimous vote on UK rates

      Last week Bank of England governor Mark Carney gave the clearest indication yet as to the path of UK interest rates...

    6. July 17, 2015

      Pound and US dollar follow central banks

      Sterling advanced to its best level against the euro since 2008, while the dollar was broadly firmer as the currency...

    7. FT Alphaville

      July 17, 2015

      FT Opening Quote - 888 trumps GVC to win bwin

      888 has played a better hand than GVC to win bwin, even though it was outbid. FT Opening Quote is your early City...

    8. July 16, 2015

      Mark Carney hints at move on interest rates around turn of year

      Interest rates could rise as early as the turn of the year, the Bank of England governor Mark Carney has hinted, adding...

    9. July 16, 2015

      Sterling hits seven-year high against euro

      Sterling powered to a seven-year high against the euro, providing a fillip not just to eurozone-bound British...

    10. July 14, 2015

      New look Treasury committee goes to work

      Mark Carney and other Bank of England officials on Tuesday went through four hours of questioning that marked the debut...

    11. July 14, 2015

      Public still likely to pay out for bank failures, warns Carney

      Taxpayers would still end up footing the bill if a big bank failed despite seven years of efforts to regulate the...

    12. July 14, 2015

      Fund managers to escape ‘systemic’ label

      The world’s biggest fund managers have escaped tough new rules that threatened to hit their profits and freedom, as...

    13. July 14, 2015

      UK central bank governor says rate rise near despite no inflation

      The Bank of England’s governor says a rise in UK interest rates from their historic low is getting closer but that any...

    14. July 8, 2015

      Foreign exchange traders focus on US and UK policy race

      With a deferential style at which the British excel, the Bank of England has politely allowed its American cousin, the...

    15. July 5, 2015

      George Osborne to leave minimum wage on hold in Budget

      George Osborne has reassured companies that they will not be forced to raise wages to offset £12bn of benefit cuts to...

    16. June 16, 2015

      Yellen’s market-moving power on show

      Imagine Janet Yellen as Rory McIlroy, a nine-iron in her hands, measuring up her shot on to the green. That is how John...

    17. June 12, 2015

      Financial world can turn its back on the crisis

      It is notoriously hard to judge history as it is unfolding. But a decade from now, financiers may look back and...

    18. June 11, 2015

      UK bank rule reformers call end to age of big stick

      The cycle of scandal and ever higher fines for banks should be over — provided institutions follow an ambitious suite...

    19. June 11, 2015

      UK plans global fixed-income, currencies and commodities rules

      It is the morning after the night before. The night in question involved the port, pomp and pageantry that defines the...

    20. June 11, 2015

      George Osborne and Mark Carney’s double act in the City

      The Lord Mayor’s Banquet for Bankers and Merchants once marked a celebratory high point in the financial calendar....

    21. June 10, 2015

      George Osborne ready to sell off RBS at a loss

      George Osborne is to start selling the state’s £32bn stake in Royal Bank of Scotland at a loss, telling a City audience...

    22. June 10, 2015

      UK plan to extend City regulation provokes mixed response

      A punitive regime that holds senior managers to account for failings on their watch will be extended beyond banking and...

    23. June 10, 2015

      Bank of England governor Mark Carney to extend market abuse rules

      Punitive new rules for senior bankers will be extended to cover thousands of asset managers, hedge funds and even the...

    24. June 2, 2015

      Keep finance safe but do not shut out the vulnerable

      Even a global financial institution cannot have operations in every city, town and village. Hence the need for...

    25. May 31, 2015

      Top US fund managers attack regulators

      US fund managers have launched a new attack on global regulators as they fight a rearguard action against possible...

    26. May 26, 2015

      Bank of England shake-up aims to boost transparency

      The Bank of England will begin an overhaul of the way it sets interest rates on Wednesday with a trial of a new meeting...

    27. FT Alphaville

      May 26, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. Feeling unproductive today? You won’t be the only one – it’s a problem all...

    28. May 25, 2015

      UK market review to push for tougher sentences

      A review by UK policy makers is to conclude that the ban on equity-market manipulation should be extended to other...

    29. May 25, 2015

      Global regulators look to UK lead in push to tame market abuse

      Blink and you’d have missed it. In all the kerfuffle over the latest banking scandal — complete with colourful emails...

    30. May 25, 2015

      Top lawyer questions rigour of BoE report into forex scandal

      A leading barrister has thrown doubt on the quality of an internal review of the Bank of England’s role in the foreign...

    31. May 25, 2015

      Bank of England must meet highest standards of accountability

      Who shall guard the guards? Mark Carney has pledged that the Bank of England he leads will meet the highest standards...

    32. May 24, 2015

      Bank of England faces grilling over secret Brexit plans

      The Bank of England’s secretive project to assess the economic risks of Britain leaving the EU is likely to come under...

    33. May 19, 2015

      Average UK workers pose a productivity puzzle

      There is an old joke about the Scotsman who moved to England and raised the average level of intelligence in both...

    34. May 14, 2015

      Hammond seeks ‘fast’ reform settlement with the EU

      Britain’s eurosceptic foreign secretary has given his most enthusiastic backing yet for the UK’s place in a reformed EU...

    35. May 14, 2015

      Bank of England’s Mark Carney urges speedy EU referendum

      The governor of the Bank of England on Thursday called on prime minister David Cameron to act with “appropriate speed”...

    36. May 13, 2015

      Walk on the supply side needed for UK economy

      Mark Carney ran a blistering time in the London marathon, trouncing most of the City as well as the handful of MPs so...

    37. Westminster Blog

      May 13, 2015

      Live - BoE quarterly inflation report

      This Live Blog session closed at 13:31 on 13 May 2015.After a month of silence from the Bank of England as a result of...

    38. FT Alphaville

      May 13, 2015

      FT Opening Quote - Don't bury Admiral yet

      Admiral chief executive Henry Engelhardt says “Don’t bury me yet, guys!”, SABMiller sales and profits lack fizz, Mark...

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