Allan Monks

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Boris Johnson spooked markets by putting the threat of a no-deal Brexit back on the table. Photograph: Matt Dunham/PA Wire

Boris Johnson spooked markets by putting the threat of a no-deal Brexit back on the table. His plan to change the law to ensure the transition phase i(...)

Unexpected performance: Chancellor Philip Hammond leaves No 10 Downing Street with foreign secretary Boris Johnson on Thursday after an extended Cabinet meeting. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images

Britain unexpectedly posted its smallest budget deficit for any August since 2007, helped by record sales tax revenues that could give chancellor of t(...)

Bank of England governor Mark Carney making a speech at The Sheldonian Theatre in Oxford on Wednesday. He spoke about the benefits and risks of Britain’s EU membership. Photograph: Eddie Keogh-Pool/Getty Images

A prominent campaigner for a British exit from the European Union accused Bank of England governor Mark Carney of venturing into politics after the ce(...)

Suburban housing and streets are seen from the air. Photograph:  Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

The Bank of England is most likely to try and cool Britain’s booming housing market by using one of the more radical options in its toolbox, a cap on (...)