Government adviser reveals his frustration at talk of bank kindness to zombie businesses
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Monday 05 August 2013
The Independent on Sunday: Carney to give first steer on Bank’s plans for UK economy
Friday 02 August 2013
A nation of Britons 'living for now' are infact living on the edge when it comes to finances
Friday 02 August 2013
The Bank of England kept its monetary stimulus policy on hold yesterday as a key survey pointed to an accelerating pick-up in manufacturing output.
Thursday 01 August 2013
Economic View: What happens to US rates affects the rest of the world but so too does what happens to the US economy
Wednesday 31 July 2013
Archived material details how gold bars plundered from Czechoslovakia were sold on behalf of Germany's central bank in 1939
Sunday 28 July 2013
Twitter has made it easier to express impulses that ought to stay unexpressed
Twitter faces boycott after 'inaction' over rape threats against feminist bank notes campaigner Caroline Criado-Perez
Saturday 27 July 2013
Ms Criado-Perez played prominent role in ensuring that Jane Austen would feature on the new £10 note
Friday 26 July 2013
Sir Jon has advised both Gordon Brown and the current David Cameron on Europe and global issues
Thursday 25 July 2013
Financial markets gave the latest GDP figures a downbeat reception, despite the official confirmation that the recovery strengthened in the second quarter of the year.
Wednesday 24 July 2013
Campaigners celebrate as Bank of England takes concerns of women in history into account
Sunday 21 July 2013
The UK recovery will pick up pace this week as official estimates reveal the strongest advance for the economy since last summer's London Olympic Games.
Saturday 20 July 2013
The rock-star treatment of the new Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney, continued this week when it was learnt that the previously split Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had become united at his first meeting.
Friday 19 July 2013
There is no sign yet of the improvement in the economy feeding through to the public finances as official figures showed that government borrowing in June was up slightly on the same month in 2012.
Wednesday 17 July 2013
The City isn’t known for penny-pinching, but news that a mining company was taking control of spending, slashing bosses’ pay and culling the number of executives sent it to the top of the mid-tier index.
Tuesday 16 July 2013
Outlook: Clive Cowdery’s think-tank says a third of Britain is unaffordable to low earners
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Forget little green men – aliens will look like humans, says Cambridge University evolution expert
Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture
Sickness and disability benefits could be reduced by £30 a week as part of £12bn welfare cuts
- 1 Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
- 2 People all over the world are getting semicolon tattoos to draw attention to mental health
- 3 Van driver who comforted Clark Carlisle and called 999 after suicide attempt dies age 24
- 4 James Blunt was special guest on the highest-rating Top Gear episode ever
- 5 The biggest first date turnoff has been revealed