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  1. Business - Banking & Finance

    RBS to relocate to England if Scotland votes for independence

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 06:19am by Bloomberg

    ... office in Edinburgh, said late on Wednesday that it had a contingency plan for establishing new legal entities in England in the event of a Yes vote. The company owns the 319-year-old Bank ... Bloomberg in London Salmond demands probe of RBS leak Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond has demanded a probe into the disclosure of Royal Bank of Scotland's potential move ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - POLICY

    Bank of England governor loses rate consensus as members seek increase

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 01:28am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London Two monetary policymakers break ranks and vote to lift borrowing costs from record low Carney loses rate accord as BOE splits on increase Bank of England governor Mark ... In their analysis, Weale and McCafferty said economic circumstances "were sufficient to justify an immediate rise in bank rate" and the committee needed to move in advance of potential labour ...

  3. Business - Economy

    Bank of England says slack as fallen as Mark Carney focuses on wages

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:28am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London Bank of England focus shifts to weak wages The Bank of England said the amount of spare capacity in the economy has fallen as it lowered its forecast for wage growth ... is in the region of 1 per cent of gross domestic product. That compares with a previous estimate that put the mid-point at 1.25 per cent. While the bank said slack is being absorbed faster than previously ...

  4. Business - Economy

    Bank of England surprised by markets' failure to price in rate rise

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 01:02am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London BOE surprised by markets' failure to price in rate rise Bank of England policymakers were surprised earlier this month that markets had not priced in a higher chance of an interest rate rise this year, minutes of their June 4-5 policy meeting released yesterday showed. Bank governor Mark Carney shocked markets last week by saying that a rise in rates could come ...

  5. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Mortgage debt a threat to recovery, says Bank of England

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:19am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in London Britain's central bank governor warns interest rates could rise soon as housing loans increase BOE sees threat from surging mortgage debt Bank of England governor ... bank's benchmark rate increasing until April next year, Carney said it "could happen sooner than markets currently expect". Higher borrowing costs could stretch over-leveraged ...

  6. Business - BONDS

    Bank of England governor risks leaving £375b puzzle for successor

    Posted May 30th 2014, 01:10am by BLOOM

    ... bonds the Bank of England amassed during its stimulus plan. Bank officials say unwinding quantitative easing is unlikely to begin until the key interest rate has risen materially from its record ... "They are well advised to leave it on the back-burner for the foreseeable future," said John Wraith, a fixed-income strategist at Bank of America. "The impact of actively selling gilts ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - REGULATION

    Bank of England governor Mark Carney to go easier on banks

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 12:00pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Carney continues policy overhaul with easier rules for lenders in need of short-term cash Bank of England takes softer line Bank of England governor Mark Carney announced ... OF ENGLAND "Five simple words describe our approach: we are open for business," he told an event organised by the Financial Times, adding that support for non-banks such as broker-dealers ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - REGULATION

    Bank of England comes under fire for lax control over rigging

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 01:28am by Reuters

    ... rigging control The Bank of England will overhaul the way it works with banks and financial markets as it faces criticism of its response to signs of possible manipulation of foreign exchange ... of England said in October, shortly after Carney took over as governor, that it had hired consultants McKinsey to advise on a strategic review to reflect the bank's expanded powers to oversee ...

  9. Business - Banking & Finance - ECONOMY

    Bank of England survey finds 40pc of Britons expect rise in interest rate

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 01:40am by Reuters

    ... forecasts have fallen, a quarterly poll commissioned by the Bank of England showed. The bank's inflation attitudes survey showed that 40 per cent of Britons expect a rate rise over the next 12 ... Inflation expectations over the next two and five years also fell to their lowest levels since August 2012. The inflation estimates are likely to support the Bank of England's message ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance

    Britain to ease rules for branches of Chinese and other non-EU banks

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 03:07pm by Reuters

    ... of the Bank of England’s regulatory arm, the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA), said in October. Britain is hoping the City of London will become a major yuan hub outside China, and the two ... Reuters in London Britain’s central bank set lighter conditions on Wednesday for branches of Chinese and other non-European investment banks as part of efforts to bolster London’s role ...




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