Five years ago this week, on 5 March 2009, the Bank of England took the dramatic step of cutting interest rates to their lowest level in more 300 years.
The cryptocurrency stays afloat despite a top Bitcoin exchange closing down.
The US economy grew at a slower rate than initially estimated in late 2013, the Commerce Department said on Friday.
UK house prices recorded their 14th monthly increase in a row in February - and their biggest annual rise in nearly four years - according to new data from Nationwide.
If the slowdown in the U.S. economy turns out to be more than just weather, St. Louis Fed's Bullard is still unlikely to revise his positive forecast.
Bitcoin exchange Mt.Gox has lost nearly all the virtual currency in its systems and filed for bankruptcy protection, lawyers tell a press conference.
The Bank of England's base rate would peak close to 3% to protect mortgage payers from a big increase in monthly interest payments, a senior Bank of England official said.
Eight months of price rises suggest Japan is shaking off deflation, but analysts fear the country is still not getting the right kind of inflation.
The Federal Reserve does not have the authority to regulate or supervise bitcoin, Fed Chair Janet Yellen told lawmakers Thursday.
Hindsight is a wonderful thing.
The US economy added 151,000 jobs in January while the unemployment rate dropped to 4.9%, the US Department of Labor announced on Friday.
The prospect of a UK interest rate rise receded further into the distance after the Bank of England voted unanimously to keep borrowing costs at their record low and cut its forecasts for growth, wages and inflation.