STRONGEST ANNUAL START FOR GLOBAL HIGH YIELD; Q2 VOLUME DOWN 19%
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After growing 0.3 percent in the first quarter, the U.K. economic recovery gained further strength in the second quarter, according to a survey of businesses released on Tuesday.
Strong U.K. manufacturing and mortgage data signaled an improving British economy, coincidentally on the same day the Bank of England welcomed its new governor, Mark Carney.
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond/VA President and CEO, Jeffrey Lacker sat down with Bloomberg TV’s chief Washington correspondent and host of “Capitol Gains” Peter Cook and said, 'We could be in for a couple more years of sluggish growth' and that he is 'increasing the balance sheet…not anywhere decreasing it yet'.
A recent survey has revealed that the UK banking industry commits the most amount of volunteering time to charities.
And you think you've had a tough time....
Threats by Barclays to cut back on lending to households and businesses because of a demand by the Bank of England that it should reduce risks have been criticised by a former policymaker of the central bank.