Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said on Tuesday that the era of low interest rates in the United States and elsewhere poses financial stability risks and that central bankers must factor such concerns into their decision-making.
The pound fell to a one-week low after Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said he is still worried about the impact Brexit will have on the U.K. economy and signaled he wasn’t in a hurry to raise interest rates any time soon.
WASHINGTON, June 20 (Reuters) - The U.S. current account deficit widened slightly in the first quarter, as the country imported more crude oil, car parts and supplies for its factories.
Four former Barclays executives could face lengthy jail sentences after the Serious Fraud Office charged them and the bank with fraud over the way Barclays raised billions of pounds from Qatar at the height of the financial crisis.
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