The Bank of England would never give "time-specific" guidance on the U.K's first interest rate hike, Ben Broadbent, Bank of England monetary policy committee member - and rumored leading contender for the deputy governorship - told CNBC.
Bitcoin is here to stay, despite a little hiccup in Japan.
Bitcoin is in a struggle to stay alive, caught in a worst-nightmare scenario of snafus that threaten not only investor money but also integrity.
After 2013's hectic gains, Japan stocks may be downshifting to slow and steady as reforms need some lag time to spur further advances, analysts said.
Insights from a prominent Bitcoin commentator that global powers are beginning to feel threatened by cryptocurrencies.
With wage rises failing to match the flickering signs of an upturn in the global economy, chief financial officers have told CNBC that a lack of consumer spending is a major fear for their companies.
Public access Bitcoin machines are now available for cash deposits but not for withdrawals as yet.
Bitcoin probably will need more than a little Winklevoss buzz to restore the cachet it has lost through some high-profile embarrassments.
The euro zone's private sector expanded in February with growth still close to the currency bloc's two and a half year high, but France bucked the trend, prompting concern over its economic growth at the start of 2014.
A tapering of U.S. monetary policy is both predictable and unavoidable, Angel Gurría, secretary-general at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development said on Friday.