[LONDON] The Bank of England cut interest rates to 0.1 per cent on Thursday, its second emergency rate cut in just over a week, and promised 200 billion pounds of front-loaded bond purchases in a...

[BENGALURU] European shares ended higher on Thursday after more emergency stimulus from the Bank of England, although questions remained over whether it would suffice to dampen the economic shock...

[BENGALURU] European shares ended at a 14-month low on Wednesday after surrendering initial gains made on the Bank of England's stimulus measures, while weakness in markets across the Atlantic...

[LONDON] The Bank of England still has "a lot of ammunition" to tackle the economic effects of the growing coronavirus epidemic, despite the country's already low interest rates, governor Mark...

[LONDON] Money markets traders say the Bank of England will cut rates this month and it's just a question of how much and when, while the decision faced by the European Central Bank is much less...

[LONDON] A new British banknote featuring a self-portrait by the 19th century painter J.M.W. Turner entered circulation on Thursday.

[BENGALURU] European shares fell on Thursday on worries over the economic fallout from a virus epidemic in China and some poor earnings updates, while London stocks hit session lows as the Bank of...

[LONDON] Sterling headed back towards US$1.31 on Thursday after the Bank of England kept interest rates at 0.75 per cent, defying money markets that had seen a 50 per cent probability of a cut....

[LONDON] Bank of England governor Mark Carney steers his final interest-rate meeting this week that could end with a cut on the eve of Brexit to boost Britain's stalled economy.

[LONDON] The Bank of England is likely to keep borrowing costs steady on Jan. 30, the eve of Britain's departure from the European Union, but there is a significant chance it will opt to trim Bank...