UK chancellor Philip Hammond has fired the starting pistol on the government’s search for a new Bank of England governor to replace the central bank’s current chief, Mark Carney

UK chancellor Philip Hammond has fired the starting pistol on the government’s search for a new Bank of England governor to replace the central bank’s(...)

The Bank of England is concerned about how European financial services companies will serve UK customers after a hard Brexit. Photograph: PA Wire

The Bank of England has fired shots at the European Commission in an increasingly acrimonious dispute over preparations by the financial sector for Br(...)

The Bank of England’s warning  comes a week before a key European Council meeting on Brexit. Photograph: iStock

The Bank of England warned that regulatory authorities and politicians in both the UK and the European Union are not doing enough to prevent the “mate(...)

Barclays was one of two banks that fell below their systemic reference point, a higher threshold that reflects their global significance. Photograph: Lewis Stickley/PA Wire

The Bank of England said the UK’s biggest lenders emerged from its latest stress test with the strength to keep lending even during a “disorderly” Bre(...)

The newly built offices of the Central Bank of Ireland at North Wall Quay. (Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times)

The Central Bank of Ireland has said that the countercyclical capital buffer will remain at zero on the basis that aggregate credit conditions remain (...)

 Royal Bank of Scotland in the City of London: The bank, which owns Ulster Bank in Ireland, said it plans     further cost cutting following after failing  a stress test. Photograph: Reuters

Royal Bank of Scotland bolstered its capital plan after failing multiple hurdles in the Bank of England’s toughest-ever stress test. Some “capital in(...)

Bank of England governor Mark Carney believes the central bank would need to cut rates and possibly provide other stimulus over the summer to cushion the shock of voting to leave the EU.

The Bank of England took steps on Tuesday to ensure British banks keep lending and insurers do not dump corporate bonds in the “challenging” period th(...)

Chancellor George Osborne said he wanted a leading role in shaping Britain’s new economic destiny, laying out plans to build a “super competitive economy” with low business taxes and a global focus. Photograph: Bloomberg

Britain’s chancellor George Osborne is planning to cut the UK’s corporation tax to less than 15 per cent in an effort to woo business deterred from in(...)

Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, had warned about the consequences of Brexit.  Photograph: Reuters

Bank of England governor Mark Carney said the bank would probably need to pump more stimulus into Britain’s economy over the summer after the shock of(...)

Commuters pass outside the Bank of England in London on Friday morning Photograph: AFP

Mark Carney said the Bank of England is ready to pump billions of pounds into the financial system as he stands at the front line of Britain’s defence(...)

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