Santander said the changes were being made ‘due to the market expectation of interest rates staying lower for longer’
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Expectation that the Bank of England would take action to prevent further shock movements in the pound has kept it trading around 31-year lows
Almost all economists now expect the BoE to cut rates by at least a quarter of a percentage point on
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Japanese bond yields have steadily retreated since the BoJ stunned markets and the government in January by moving to negative interest rates
Negative interest rates could mean in-credit banking customers are soon paying for the privilege of an account
Baroness Ros Altmann, the outgoing pensions minister, said that negative rates could be 'very dangerous'
While the impact is only showing up so far in measures of consumer and business confidence, that could ultimately spill over into key drivers of growth
‘I do not have any sense that either consumers or business are panic-struck and…there have been no material signs of financial panic,’ he said.
The Bank of England would be wise to delay a decision on interest rates, but Mark Carney's indications mean there is more than an 80 per cent chance of a cut this week – not to proceed now would cause an economic shock
Economists think Mark Carney and the Monetary Policy Committee will cut rates from their current historic floor of 0.5 per cent to just 0.25 per cent tomorrow. But what will such a reduction mean for UK borrowers, savers, workers and families?
Brexit will contribute to uncertainty that will damage growth prospects, the world's largest asset manager has said
The reaction to whatever the Bank does with interest rates will be more interesting than the decision itself