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Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has a lot to think about.

2 reasons why the market is fundamentally misjudging the Bank of England’s next step

A rate hike in May is, in the words of bond market guru Mohamed El-Erian "far from a done deal."
Stephen Colbert with the former Federal Reserve chair Ben Bernanke.

The Fed just hiked interest rates — here’s how the move will hit your wallet

The Federal Reserve hiked interest rates on Wednesday, which means bank's prime lending rates for things like credit card also went up.
The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, speaks to the Scottish Economics Forum, via a live feed, in central London, Britain March 2, 2018.

Bank of England leaves rates unchanged at 0.5% — but signals a hike in May

The bank's Monetary Policy Committee backed leaving unchanged policy, but set the path for a rate hike in May.

Gold spikes after the Fed hikes rates

Gold prices rose Wednesday after Federal Reserve officials raised its fed funds rate 25 basis points to a range between 1.50% and 1.75%.
London, City, Canary Wharf

Corporate borrowing drives global debt issuance to a record $6.8 trillion in 2017

Corporate and government borrowing reached a new high this year, leading to huge fees for investment banks.
Not so great Britain.

UK consumer confidence is now at its lowest point since the Brexit vote

Britain's consumer confidence sank to 109.3 in October from 106.6 in November.
Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney, delivers a speech to the Bankers and Merchants at The Mansion House in London, Britain June 20, 2017.

A Bank of England rate hike would be ‘extraordinary’ step for Britain’s Brexit economy

The BCC said in its Quarterly Economic Survey on Friday that economic growth is simply not strong enough right now to necessitate a Bank of England rate hike.
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee at Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2016.

Bank stocks are rising after the Fed announces it will unwind its balance sheet

Bank stocks are mostly higher after the Fed announced moves that hint at a strong economy.

The pound is now higher than at any point since the Brexit vote

Investors in the currency haven taken heart from a hawkish shift in tone from the Bank of England.