Bank of England policymakers are growing increasingly uneasy about the UK's record low interest rates – but signalled on Wednesday that the first rise will not come until real wages start to recover.
Three new directors have been appointed to the body which oversees the board of the Bank of England, including one who last week faced a shareholder rebellion over his appointment to the board he chairs.
House prices are running away with themselves, headlines warned until recently. Now property values, even in the most fashionable parts of London, are cooling. Employment is booming, but mainly among the self-employed. Inflation? Well, no one knows where that is heading.
The City watchdog warned on Friday that banks and building societies could mislead regulators about the risks they pose to the financial system without tougher rules forcing them to keep more reserves.
Tough talk from the Bank of England over the threat of a housing bubble and the tightening of lending rules helped dampen the buoyant housing market last month, according to estate agents.
The Bank of England's new deputy governor has signalled that an interest rate rise is edging closer after telling MPs the amount of spare capacity in the economy is lower than the Bank predicted in May.
British businesses are calling on the Bank of England not to rush into an interest rate rise, warning that the recovery is not yet secure as a closely watched report on Tuesday shows a slowdown in exports.
BoE Governor Mark Carney has announced his next big shake up: scrapping the central bank's annual cricket match.
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At the height of the eurozone crisis the Bank of England warned the Treasury that it needed a comprehensive contingency plan to prop up Britain's banks, documents published by the central bank have revealed.