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Britain's central bank increased rates from 0.5% to 0.75%, taking the UK's base rate of interest to its highest level since March 2009.
The man who guided Britain through the 2008 financial crisis worries cyber attacks could trigger the next crash
Former British Chancellor Alistair Darling said it would be a "profound mistake" for governments and institutions to ignore the possibility that another crisis could be just around the corner.
BI PRIME: Fed officials are considering a shift away from their current inflation targeting framework toward more aggressive measures to combat low inflation.
Yellen to resign from Fed board, reinforcing Trump’s mandate to revamp one of the world’s most powerful institutions
Fed governor Jerome Powell will replace Yellen as Fed chair early next year.
In 2008, the Bank of England was hiking rates the UK and global economies slipping into their worst recessions in generations.
Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan says the central bank can keep raising rates but should be patient in doing so given continued low inflation.
The early resignation of Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer creates another powerful vacancy for Donald Trump to fill.
OPINION: Donald Trump has the unique power to reshape the Federal Reserve by filling a slate of open and expiring spots on the central bank's powerful board
Nicholas Macpherson, who was permanent secretary to the Treasury from 2005 to 2016, said there are "negative side-effects" from central banks' QE programs.
Markets are pricing in a negligible 17.3% chance of a rate increase in September.