Bankers welcome final Basel III rules through gritted teeth
The eventual impact of the revised capital rules will be less severe than bankers feared a year ago, even though many lament regulators’ pivot away from internal ratings.
Carney warns UK banks might need more capital
UK banks scraped through the latest stress tests with no need to raise capital, but add a disorderly Brexit onto recession and overseas investor flight, and they could face serious trouble.
Inside investment: Inflation is the clear danger
The looming crisis in correspondent banking
Treasurers left in the dark over ring-fencing plans
Following the Brexit referendum result, Bank of England governor Mark Carney said there would be no change to current financial regulation.
Bank of England plots strategy to calm fretful markets
The BoE still has plenty of monetary weapons in its policy arsenal, including expanding an asset-purchase programme akin to the ECB, but, amid febrile market confidence, it needs to tread carefully.
Abigail with attitude: Carney and global regulators keep moving the goalposts
L’Roubi may be a chameleon when it comes to his sartorial mores but Bank of England governor, Mark Carney resembles a chameleon when it comes to his views on UK interest rates.
FX dealers discussed technical fix issues not market rigging, says BoE
Markets director Paul Fisher clarifies discussions that took place over trading around fixings at meetings of the Bank of England FX committee subgroup, but acknowledges severity of market-rigging allegations.
Abigail with attitude: Carney and inflated expectations
When Carney took over as the new governor last July, we were all infatuated with his cool-dude persona, his dapper appearance in shorts at a summer music festival and his man-bag. Now we are not so sure.
Carney’s delusions of regulatory grandeur
Given the tax bias towards leverage, and regulatory equity thresholds for UK banks that remain a source of systemic risk from the Bank of England's own analysis, the governor is gambling that new, untested regulatory standards will temper systemic risk - even while gunning for the expansion of the financial industry.
Cometh the UK leverage ratio, cometh the deleveraging – in pictures
On Tuesday, Carney reiterated the regulatory appeal of the leverage ratio and said the FPC would be able to complete the review within 12 months.
Carney liquidity rules are an ingenious revolution
The new flexible liquidity rules will prove key to realizing Bank of England governor Mark Carney’s bold ambition to further entrench London’s status as a global financial hub while addressing the challenge of rising interest rates and a collateral shortage.
Abigail with attitude: Tucker, Sants and the latest permutations of Meredith Whitney
Some people believe Tucker could return to the Bank of England as governor once Carney leaves.
Bank of England might be open for business, but it's heading for a fall
Bank of England governor Mark Carney is correct that the City of London should be open to global finance. But he dismisses moral hazard and market distortions – the inevitable consequence of easy money and a reflationary UK housing policy – at his peril.
BoE’s Carney unleashes Delphic forward guidance?
Bank of England (BoE) governor Mark Carney on August 7 introduced a new era in UK monetary policy when he provided forward guidance for the first time on the future direction of interest rates.
Against the tide: Central bank forward guidance for doves
'Forward guidance' is the new buzz phrase after the main European Central Bank (ECB) meetings in July.
Welcome to zombie Britain Mr Carney
A slight improvement in the UK’s economic outlook cannot mask the challenges facing the BoE’s new governor.
Proactive central bankers to keep euro and sterling in check
Rarely have two decisions to leave interest rates on hold had such an impact on the currency market, but the Bank of England (BoE) and the European Central Bank (ECB) managed to put heavy pressure on the pound and the euro after their policy meetings on Thursday.
Abigail with attitude: Mark Carney – the new Bob Diamond?
UK banks’ £25bn shortfall: positive for banks, negative for BoE credibility
BoE King throws another grenade into bank-regulation debate in bid to shape legacy
Bank of England's Mervyn King steals Carney’s thunder with focus on flexible inflation targeting
Carney risks communication breakdown
Bank of England governor-designate Carney draws battle lines but recognizes uphill struggle
Regulation: BoE accuses UK banks of improper reporting
Central bank governance: Is Carney spoiling for a fight?
Bank of England’s next governor Mark Carney: a radical in a conservative job
Carney under pressure as battle for Basel III rages
Bank of England accuses UK banks of improper reporting
Forget the pound’s Carney-val, what about the Canadian dollar?
City places faith in Carney’s pragmatism
Bank of England’s new chief Carney faces potential conflict of interest in shaping global leverage ratio
Regulation: Enhanced disclosures are a big step forward
Mark Carney: Finance’s new statesman
Carney aims to make FSB more than just a talking shop
Carney named Euromoney Central Bank Governor of the Year 2012
Central bank governor of the year 2012: Carney connects with charm and credibility
Central Bank Governor and Finance Minister of the Year 2012