Mark Carney

Andrew Bailey: who is the new Bank of England governor?
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Andrew Bailey: who is the new Bank of England governor?

Financial Conduct Authority chief faces questions from Treasury Select Committee
4 Mar 2020
OECD: global growth ‘could halve’ if coronavirus intensifies
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OECD: global growth ‘could halve’ if coronavirus intensifies

Think tank says growth could collapse as low as 1.5% in worst case scenario
3 Mar 2020
Bank of England passed tech firm for diligence three times
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Bank of England passed tech firm for diligence three times

Central bank faces new scrutiny over audio feed leaks
2 Mar 2020
Inflation down: will there be an interest rates cut?
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Inflation down: will there be an interest rates cut?

Most analysts agree a cut is likely but developments in next fortnight crucial
16 Jan 2020
Hedge funds eavesdrop on Bank of England briefings
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Hedge funds eavesdrop on Bank of England briefings

High-frequency trading can give funds the edge over rivals
19 Dec 2019
Mark Carney appointed UN envoy for climate change
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Mark Carney appointed UN envoy for climate change

Governor of Bank of England to take up new role at the end of January
2 Dec 2019
Who will be the next head of the IMF?
Mark Carney, IMF, George Osborne
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Who will be the next head of the IMF?

George Osborne and Mark Carney are rivals for plum global job
4 Jul 2019

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Why interest rates may rise by more than expected
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Why interest rates may rise by more than expected

Bank of England says investors are underestimating rate hikes needed to dampen inflation
3 May 2019
Next Bank of England governor: the contenders
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Next Bank of England governor: the contenders

Chancellor Philip Hammond has launched hunt for Mark Carney’s replacement
24 Apr 2019
Disorderly Brexit worse than financial crisis, warns BoE
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Disorderly Brexit worse than financial crisis, warns BoE

No deal would lead to plunging pound, soaring unemployment and the worst slump since the Second World War
29 Nov 2018
No-deal Brexit ‘could be as bad as 2008 financial crash’
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No-deal Brexit ‘could be as bad as 2008 financial crash’

Bank of England governor warns Cabinet of high unemployment and 35% drop in house prices
14 Sep 2018
Are we sleepwalking into another financial crisis?
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Are we sleepwalking into another financial crisis?

Former PM Gordon Brown warns that problems surrounding the 2008 crash remain unresolved
13 Sep 2018
Mark Carney in talks to extend Bank of England tenure
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Mark Carney in talks to extend Bank of England tenure

Treasury concerned post-Brexit transition could lead to uncertainty and destabilise markets
4 Sep 2018
Bank of England ‘should go green’
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Bank of England ‘should go green’

Positive Money report urges bank to offload fossil fuel assets and invest in low-carbon economy
16 May 2018
Will the Bank of England raise interest rates today?
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Will the Bank of England raise interest rates today?

A stagnating consumer economy and low GDP growth could push back rate hike
10 May 2018
Interest rates ‘likely to rise in May’ despite Brexit
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Interest rates ‘likely to rise in May’ despite Brexit

Most economists polled by Reuters still expect summer rate rise but don’t see follow up for another year
9 Mar 2018
BoE holds interest rate at 0.5% and upgrades growth forecast
Mark Carney
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BoE holds interest rate at 0.5% and upgrades growth forecast

But analysts predict rate rise as soon as May
8 Feb 2018
What does the interest rate rise mean?
The Bank of England based on Threadneedle Street is set to raise rates today
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What does the interest rate rise mean?

Borrowers to be hit while savers benefit - but is it a good idea?
2 Nov 2017
Carney: interest rates to rise in ‘relatively near term’
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Carney: interest rates to rise in ‘relatively near term’

Financial markets expect 0.5% rate rise in November
29 Sep 2017
Pound plunges after Bank of England's dovish rates signal
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Pound plunges after Bank of England's dovish rates signal

Central bank revises its growth forecast for UK economy
3 Aug 2017
Who will appear on the new £20 note, and who will decide?
Mark Carney
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Who will appear on the new £20 note, and who will decide?

Beatrix Potter is the bookies' favourite to be the new face of the £20 note, but Alexander McQueen and JMW Turner are also in contention
21 Jul 2015
Mark Carney slams Eurozone austerity days after Syriza win
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Mark Carney slams Eurozone austerity days after Syriza win

Bank of England governor's attack seen as call for Berlin to accept Greek demands to relax austerity
29 Jan 2015
Scottish independence: UK party leaders pledge new powers
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Scottish independence: UK party leaders pledge new powers

Cameron promises he 'won't be here forever' but warns that leaving the UK will be a 'painful divorce'
16 Sep 2014
Mark Carney steps in to cool house prices
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Mark Carney steps in to cool house prices

Bank of England governor Mark Carney announces caps on high-risk mortgage lending
26 Jun 2014
MORTGAGE FEAR: Rates could rise by end of year
Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney
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MORTGAGE FEAR: Rates could rise by end of year

Chancellor gives Bank of England new powers to restrict mortgages as Mark Carney warns on rates
13 Jun 2014
INFLATION: hiccup on the road to economic stability
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INFLATION: hiccup on the road to economic stability

Latest figures play into Ed Miliband's hands – though he appears out-of-touch with his own family finances
20 May 2014
MARK CARNEY: Forex threatens BoE's credibility
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MARK CARNEY: Forex threatens BoE's credibility

The Bank of England’s embroilment in the gathering forex-rigging scandal poses big risks to its reputation
14 Mar 2014
Forward Guidance II: does Carney's policy hold water?
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Forward Guidance II: does Carney's policy hold water?

Not everyone is convinced by BoE governor's efforts to clarify his intentions on interest rates
21 Feb 2014
SCOTS INDEPENDENCE: Has Carney gone too far?
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SCOTS INDEPENDENCE: Has Carney gone too far?

With his warning to the Scots and his comments on Labour's bank reforms, has the Governor gone too far?
30 Jan 2014
CARNEY: No interest rate rise on the table
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CARNEY: No interest rate rise on the table

BoE governor insists fast-recovering job market won't force the central bank's hand on rates
24 Jan 2014
MOLE: Good news on jobs - what about mortgages?
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MOLE: Good news on jobs - what about mortgages?

Better than expected unemployment figures will put pressure on Bank Governor to raise interest rates
22 Jan 2014
UK unemployment falls to 7.1% after record job surge
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UK unemployment falls to 7.1% after record job surge

Sharpest fall in unemployment in 17 years is 'good for economy', but wages aren't keeping pace
22 Jan 2014
Miliband bank debacle: has he just thrown away the election?
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Miliband bank debacle: has he just thrown away the election?

The value of taxpayer-owned banks drops by £1bn – and Osborne outflanks him with £7 minimum wage support
17 Jan 2014
Investing in 2014: The big questions to consider this year
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Investing in 2014: The big questions to consider this year

From the fate of the FTSE to China's prospects, what can investors expect over the next 12 months?
17 Jan 2014