LATEST NEWS : Bank of England's Carney says bankers should be less selfish

Bankers should think less about personal gain and more about the health of the rest of the economy, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said on Tuesday. Speaking at a conference on ‘inclusive capitalism’ organised by the City of London – which was also addressed by former U.S. President Bill Clinton and Britain’s Prince Charles – […]

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Sterling to go plastic, Bank of England decides

The Bank of England will announce plans on Wednesday to press ahead with switching to plastic banknotes, starting with the new Sir Winston Churchill £5 note in 2016. The decision on polymer notes will mark the beginning of the end for 320 years of paper notes from the Bank. The move by Threadneedle Street follows Bank governor Mark […]

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