The Bank of England’s flagship policy of forward guidance on interest rates will “evolve” next month, Mark Carney said yesterday, as he sought again to dampen expectations of an imminent rate rise.
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Sunday 29 January 1995
Plans to phase out the use of veal crates throughout Europe are being prepared by the European Commission, writes Geoffrey Lean from Davos.
Saturday 28 January 1995
Kenneth Clarke, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, was yesterday involved in a brisk and confrontational exchange of views with George Soros, the international speculator most associated with trashing the pound during the exchange rate mechanism cr isis in1992.
Monday 07 February 1994
A MEETING of the Group of Seven called to discuss the deteriorating Russian economy threatens to be overshadowed by US Treasury irritation at the Bundesbank's recent refusal to cut interest rates again, writes Peter Torday.
Sunday 30 January 1994
Wednesday 13 October 1993
THE CONFEDERATION of British Industry yesterday launched an attack on the Government's lack of a coherent industrial policy and called on the Prime Minister to publish a White Paper setting out its attitude towards manufacturing.
Saturday 30 January 1993
THE BANK of England would find it difficult to obtain statutory changes giving it full independence, except under stage three of European economic and monetary union, the Governor, Robin Leigh-Pemberton, said yesterday at the World Economic Forum. But he added that he saw the Bank generating a greater degree of authority in the months ahead under its present statutory position.
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