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TheStreet.com
What's next at the Federal Reserve as rate-hike debate heats upWhat's happening with interest rates? When the Federal Reserve will next adjus
What's next at the Federal Reserve as rate-hike debate heats up
TheStreet.com / Posted 12 hours ago
What's happening with interest rates? When the Federal Reserve will next adjust them -- and how -- is one of the hottest questions on Wall Street; speculation among traders ranges from as many as four increases in 2016 to none at all. In December,... Read more
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The Financial Express
Discussions with government on MPC over: Raghuram RajanThe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said that now the gover
Discussions with government on MPC over: Raghuram Rajan
The Financial Express / Posted 15 hours ago
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said that now the government has to decide on the timing of tabling the amendments to the RBI Act before Parliament.(Reuters) RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has said the central bank has finished... Read more
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dna
Monetary Policy Committee discussions over, govt to decide timeframe of rollout: Raghuram RajanThe Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has said the central
Monetary Policy Committee discussions over, govt to decide timeframe of rollout: Raghuram Rajan
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has said the central bank has finished negotiations with the Finance Ministry on the vexed issue of the monetary policy committee (MPC) but declined to give details, saying the government will... Read more
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The Economic Times
Discussions with government on MPC over, says Raghuram RajanMUMBAI: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has said the central bank has finished nego
Discussions with government on MPC over, says Raghuram Rajan
The Economic Times / Posted 18 hours ago
MUMBAI: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has said the central bank has finished negotiations with the Finance Ministry on the vexed issue of the monetary policy committee, but declined to give details, saying the government will table it before Parliament... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
10 things you need to know today (spy, spx, qqq, dia, gpro, yum, cbs, amzn, dal)Here is what you need to know. The Bank of England kept policy on hold. With a
10 things you need to know today (spy, spx, qqq, dia, gpro, yum, cbs, amzn, dal)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Here is what you need to know. The Bank of England kept policy on hold. With a vote of 9 to 0, the UK's central bank kept its benchmark interest rate at 0.50%, where it has been since March 2009. The only surprise was that Monetary Policy Committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Happens When Us Dollar Continues to Weaken?It is perhaps too early to come to any reliable conclusions regarding so-called
What Happens When Us Dollar Continues to Weaken?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
It is perhaps too early to come to any reliable conclusions regarding so-called dollar strength or weakness but events of this week must scare the governors of both the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan. When first the notion of a currency... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Embracing Our Economic Future With OptimismAS widely acknowledged, the 'old normal' of high oil prices - oil prices at $10
Embracing Our Economic Future With Optimism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
AS widely acknowledged, the 'old normal' of high oil prices - oil prices at $100.00 per barrel and above - has given way to a 'new normal' of prices well below this range. The 2016 crude oil price outlook is very gloomy. The most authoritative... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Interest rates 'on hold' as Bank of England slashes growth forecastIn a blow to Chancellor George Osborne, the Bank slashed its forecast for econo
Interest rates 'on hold' as Bank of England slashes growth forecast
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
In a blow to Chancellor George Osborne, the Bank slashed its forecast for economic growth over the next three years. Its prediction for 2016 was cut from 2.5% to 2.2%, from 2.7% to 2.4% in 2017, and from 2.6% to 2.5% in 2018. He said it was “more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forex Crunch, Bad Choices and Nigeria's FutureDIFFERENT reactions continue to trail the current forex challenge in the countr
Forex Crunch, Bad Choices and Nigeria's Future
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
DIFFERENT reactions continue to trail the current forex challenge in the country and the announcement by the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, days ago, that Nigerians should prepare for hard times ahead. According to media reports, the CBN had... Read more
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birminghammail
Aston Villa news digest: Remi's going nowhere; Fans launch petition; Ayew slammed; Lowdown on Mervyn King; Gabby's chanceGarde has cut a frustrated figure since failing to sign any players in the Janu
Aston Villa news digest: Remi's going nowhere; Fans launch petition; Ayew slammed; Lowdown on Mervyn King; Gabby's chance
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
Garde has cut a frustrated figure since failing to sign any players in the January transfer position and will consider his future at the club in the summer. Garde has been unable to lift Villa off the bottom of the Premier League table, but has... Read more
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CNBC
Europe cautious ahead of US jobs dataEuropean equities are expected to open lower on Friday as caution reigns ahead
Europe cautious ahead of US jobs data
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
European equities are expected to open lower on Friday as caution reigns ahead of new U.S. jobs data. European equities are expected to retreat after the volatile trading sessions seen on Thursday and ahead of closely-watched U.S. payrolls data due... Read more
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The Financial Express
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds ratesAfter a two-day meeting, the BoE’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) held its key
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds rates
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
After a two-day meeting, the BoE’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) held its key rate at 0.5 percent in a unanimous vote, where it has stood since March 2009 to stimulate commercial lending and foster economic growth. (Reuters) The Bank of England... Read more
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The Indian Express
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan cautions: Don’t overspend to spur growthRBI Governor Raghuram Rajan. (Source: PTI) A month ahead of the Union Budget,
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan cautions: Don’t overspend to spur growth
The Indian Express / Posted 3 days ago
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan. (Source: PTI) A month ahead of the Union Budget, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan warned the government Friday against a spending spree to spur economic growth. Citing the example of Brazil, another emerging... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds ratesLONDON - The Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday and
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds rates
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON - The Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday and left interest rates at a record-low, as policymakers fretted over slumping oil prices and the darkening global outlook. The British economy is set to expand by 2.2... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets againThe US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets again
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
The US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed will hike rate this year Photo: Phil Carrick The Australian dollar broke through the US72¢ mark overnight, buoyed by a second day of selling in the US dollar currency on... Read more
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TheBull
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds ratesThe Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday and left inte
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds rates
TheBull / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday and left interest rates at a record-low, as policymakers fretted over slumping oil prices and the darkening global outlook. 05.02.2016 09:01 AM The Bank of England cut its economic... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
No one knows what's coming - as the Bank of England has provedThe February MPC minutes state that “the Committee judged it more likely than n
No one knows what's coming - as the Bank of England has proved
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The February MPC minutes state that “the Committee judged it more likely than not that the Bank Rate would need to increase over the forecast period to ensure inflation remained likely to return to the target in a sustainable fashion”. Maybe – and... Read more
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WA Today
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets againThe US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets again
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
The US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed will hike rate this year Photo: Phil Carrick The Australian dollar broke through the US72¢ mark overnight, buoyed by a second day of selling in the US dollar currency on... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets againThe US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets again
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
The US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed will hike rate this year Photo: Phil Carrick The Australian dollar broke through the US72¢ mark overnight, buoyed by a second day of selling in the US dollar currency on... Read more
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The Age
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets againThe US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets again
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
The US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed will hike rate this year Photo: Phil Carrick The Australian dollar broke through the US72¢ mark overnight, buoyed by a second day of selling in the US dollar currency on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets againThe US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed
Australian dollar surges above US 72 cents as greenback plummets again
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The US dollar suffered its worst two day fall since 2009 on fading bets the Fed will hike rate this year Photo: Phil Carrick The Australian dollar broke through the US72¢ mark overnight, buoyed by a second day of selling in the US dollar currency on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds ratesLONDON - The Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday and
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds rates
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON - The Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday and left interest rates at a record-low, as policymakers fretted over slumping oil prices and the darkening global outlook. The British economy is set to expand by 2.2... Read more
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International Business Times
Market round-up: FTSE gains as BoE hold rates and commodity stocks soar on weak US dollar The FTSE 100 gained 1.06% on 4 February, with the bluechip index soaring at the
Market round-up: FTSE gains as BoE hold rates and commodity stocks soar on weak US dollar
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
The FTSE 100 gained 1.06% on 4 February, with the bluechip index soaring at the open as the weak US dollar caused mining stocks to jump. All eyes were on the Bank of England on Super Thursday, with the Monetary Policy Committee publishing its... Read more
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express
Global economy on a knife edge: Interest rates could be CUT as BoE warns of looming chaos INTEREST rates were kept on hold again today amid rising expectations that lo
Global economy on a knife edge: Interest rates could be CUT as BoE warns of looming chaos
express / Posted 3 days ago
INTEREST rates were kept on hold again today amid rising expectations that looming financial meltdown could now force a rate CUT. Bank of England Mark Carney... Read more
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The Age
Bank of England cuts inflation outlook againWhile investors now see a chance of a rate cut this year, Carney discounted the
Bank of England cuts inflation outlook again
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
While investors now see a chance of a rate cut this year, Carney discounted the idea, saying it's "more likely than not" that the next move will be a hike. Photo: Simon Dawson Mark Carney cited a turbulent global economy as the Bank of England cut... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bank of England cuts inflation outlook againWhile investors now see a chance of a rate cut this year, Carney discounted the
Bank of England cuts inflation outlook again
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
While investors now see a chance of a rate cut this year, Carney discounted the idea, saying it's "more likely than not" that the next move will be a hike. Photo: Simon Dawson Mark Carney cited a turbulent global economy as the Bank of England cut... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bank of England cuts inflation outlook againWhile investors now see a chance of a rate cut this year, Carney discounted the
Bank of England cuts inflation outlook again
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
While investors now see a chance of a rate cut this year, Carney discounted the idea, saying it's "more likely than not" that the next move will be a hike. Photo: Simon Dawson Mark Carney cited a turbulent global economy as the Bank of England cut... Read more
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Reuters
Bank of England cuts growth outlook, rate hike a distant prospectA taxi and buses queue outside the Bank of England in London, Britain December
Bank of England cuts growth outlook, rate hike a distant prospect
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
A taxi and buses queue outside the Bank of England in London, Britain December 10, 2015. LONDON The Bank of England cut its growth forecasts on Thursday and the only policymaker who had been pushing for a rate hike reversed his position, suggesting... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Bank of England cuts inflation outlook againWhile investors now see a chance of a rate cut this year, Carney discounted the
Bank of England cuts inflation outlook again
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
While investors now see a chance of a rate cut this year, Carney discounted the idea, saying it's "more likely than not" that the next move will be a hike. Photo: Simon Dawson Mark Carney cited a turbulent global economy as the Bank of England cut... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds ratesLONDON: The Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday and l
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds rates
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON: The Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday and left interest rates at a record-low, as policymakers fretted over slumping oil prices and the darkening global outlook. After a two-day meeting, the BoE's Monetary Policy... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds ratesThe British economy was set to expand by 2.2% this year, down from the previous
Bank of England cuts UK growth forecasts, holds rates
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
The British economy was set to expand by 2.2% this year, down from the previous November prediction of 2.5%The British economy was set to expand by 2.2% this year, down from the previous November... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chance of UK rate increase fades amid global uncertaintyLONDON (AP) - The likelihood that the Bank of England will raise interest rates
Chance of UK rate increase fades amid global uncertainty
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The likelihood that the Bank of England will raise interest rates in coming months receded on Thursday, after the bank cut its economic forecasts due to the slowdown in global growth and market turmoil. The Bank of England's... Read more
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Perth Now
Bank of England cuts growth outlook The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker glo
Bank of England cuts growth outlook
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker global outlook, and the lone policymaker who had backed a rate rise in recent months unexpectedly abandoned this position. The central... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Chance of UK rate increase fades amid global uncertaintyLONDON (AP) - The likelihood that the Bank of England will raise interest rates
Chance of UK rate increase fades amid global uncertainty
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The likelihood that the Bank of England will raise interest rates in coming months receded on Thursday, after the bank cut its economic forecasts due to the slowdown in global growth and market turmoil. The Bank of England's... Read more
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birminghammail
Who is Mervyn King? Here's the lowdown on Aston Villa's latest board memberMervyn King is known by many folk simply as the former Governor of the Bank of
Who is Mervyn King? Here's the lowdown on Aston Villa's latest board member
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
Mervyn King is known by many folk simply as the former Governor of the Bank of England. But there’s more to the 67-year-old Baron King of Lothbury than the economy. So much more. Cricket and football are his passion but he’s also into his books,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Bank of England cuts growth outlook The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker glo
Bank of England cuts growth outlook
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker global outlook, and the lone policymaker who had backed a rate rise in recent months unexpectedly abandoned this position. The central... Read more
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Herald Sun
Bank of England cuts growth outlook The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker glo
Bank of England cuts growth outlook
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker global outlook, and the lone policymaker who had backed a rate rise in recent months unexpectedly abandoned this position. The central... Read more
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Weekly Times
Bank of England cuts growth outlook The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker glo
Bank of England cuts growth outlook
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker global outlook, and the lone policymaker who had backed a rate rise in recent months unexpectedly abandoned this position. The central... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bank of England cuts growth outlook The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker glo
Bank of England cuts growth outlook
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecasts due to a darker global outlook, and the lone policymaker who had backed a rate rise in recent months unexpectedly abandoned this position. The central... Read more
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FOX Business
Bank Of England Holds Key Rate At 0.5% In Unanimous DecisionThe Bank of England on Thursday kept its key interest rate at a record low of 0
Bank Of England Holds Key Rate At 0.5% In Unanimous Decision
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England on Thursday kept its key interest rate at a record low of 0.5% and made no changes to its 375-billion-pound ($548 billion) asset purchase program. Both decisions were widely expected, as the outlook for U.K. growth and inflation... Read more
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FOX Business
Bank Of England Holds Key Rate At 0.5% In Unanimous DecisionThe Bank of England on Thursday kept its key interest rate at a record low of 0
Bank Of England Holds Key Rate At 0.5% In Unanimous Decision
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England on Thursday kept its key interest rate at a record low of 0.5% and made no changes to its 375-billion-pound ($548 billion) asset purchase program. Both decisions were widely expected, as the outlook for U.K. growth and inflation... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Climbing interest rates a warning to SAThe South African Reserve Bank, in its first monetary policy meeting since the
Climbing interest rates a warning to SA
Mail & Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
The South African Reserve Bank, in its first monetary policy meeting since the economic upheaval caused by the axing of finance minister Nhlanhla Nene, on Thursday raised interest rates by 50 basis points, taking the repo rate to 6.75%. The news was... Read more
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heraldscotland
Bank holds rates, slashes growth forecast amid 'unforgiving' conditionsAll nine members of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted to keep rates on
Bank holds rates, slashes growth forecast amid 'unforgiving' conditions
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
All nine members of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted to keep rates on hold, as they have been since March 2009, in what marked the first unanimous vote since last July. Mr Carney said: "As one of the most open economies in the world, the UK... Read more
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Perth Now
BoE keeps interest rates steady The Bank of England has slashed its economic growth outlook and kept interest
BoE keeps interest rates steady
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has slashed its economic growth outlook and kept interest rates on hold once more as darkening gloom over the global economy pushed further back the prospect of a hike. All nine members of the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Bank holds rates, slashes growth forecast amid 'unforgiving' conditionsBank of England governor Mark Carney said the UK was being buffeted by "unforgi
Bank holds rates, slashes growth forecast amid 'unforgiving' conditions
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Bank of England governor Mark Carney said the UK was being buffeted by "unforgiving" conditions in the global economy as latest forecasts slashed Britain's growth outlook. Mr Carney admitted UK economic growth was weaker than the Bank forecast three... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Interest rates held again as Bank of England slashes growth outlookThe Bank of England has slashed its UK growth outlook and kept interest rates o
Interest rates held again as Bank of England slashes growth outlook
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has slashed its UK growth outlook and kept interest rates on hold once more as darkening gloom over the global economy pushed further back the prospect of a hike. All nine members of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
BoE keeps interest rates steady The Bank of England has slashed its economic growth outlook and kept interest
BoE keeps interest rates steady
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has slashed its economic growth outlook and kept interest rates on hold once more as darkening gloom over the global economy pushed further back the prospect of a hike. All nine members of the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Interest rates held again as Bank of England slashes growth outlookThe Bank of England has slashed its UK growth outlook and kept interest rates o
Interest rates held again as Bank of England slashes growth outlook
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has slashed its UK growth outlook and kept interest rates on hold once more as darkening gloom over the global economy pushed further back the prospect of a hike. All nine members of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted to... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Interest rates held again as Bank of England slashes growth outlookThe Bank of England has slashed its UK growth outlook and kept interest rates o
Interest rates held again as Bank of England slashes growth outlook
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England has slashed its UK growth outlook and kept interest rates on hold once more as darkening gloom over the global economy pushed further back the prospect of a hike. All nine members of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted to... Read more
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The Irish Times
BoE cuts growth outlook, policymaker drops rate hike callThe Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday due to a dark
BoE cuts growth outlook, policymaker drops rate hike call
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of England cut its economic growth forecasts on Thursday due to a darker global outlook, and the lone policymaker who had backed a rate rise in recent months unexpectedly abandoned this position. The central bank said sharp falls in oil... Read more
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