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Mike Ingram

The BoE policy dilemma – BGC Partners

The weak Pound hasn’t really boosted exports, so the much hyped rebalancing of the UK economy (from consumption to manufacturing) isn’t happening. However, the weak Pound and the resulting rise in the imported inflation have pushed the CPI well above the BoE’s 2% target. So […]

Ben Kumar

Focus on BOE’s view of inflation – 7IM

Wage squeeze has worsened in the UK with the cost of living as represented by the consumer price index (CPI) having risen to a 4-year high of 2.9% in May. The central bank, in its quarterly inflation report, released early last month had said the […]

morning-meeting

Tip TV Morning Meeting: All eyes on the BOE event

Watch Market Analyst Matt Brown talk about the possible BOE scenarios and the potential impact on the GBP pairs and FTSE 100. Brown also takes note of the major news/earnings from BT Group, SuperGroup, Watchstone Group, Centrica. The latest in UK equities from the CEO’s […]

Phillip Shaw

BOE to steer back to neutral stance – Investec

The Bank of England (BOE) quarterly inflation report (QIR) is due for release this Thursday along with the rate decision and the monetary policy statement. Phillip Shaw, Chief Economist at Investec expects the BOE to steer back to neutral in the wake of strong Pound […]