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Dame Kate Barker warns slashing rates on Thursday could harm economy

A cut to interest rates in the current climate “might prove negative for the economy”,...

  • Aug 02, 2016
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Brits’ overconsumption of housing stock is clogging up supply – CML

Brits are exacerbating the problem of housing supply shortage by overconsuming existing st...

  • Apr 20, 2015
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Britain faces housing shortage equal to size of Birmingham

Britain is now facing a housing shortage of one million homes, equivalent to the number of...

  • Mar 25, 2014
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Redknapp better bet for BoE governor job than me – O’Neill

Jim O'Neill has publicly ruled out following in the footsteps of Mervyn King and taking on...

  • Sep 07, 2012
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MPC veteran warns on plans to extend Bank’s powers

The successor to Mervyn King will have an "unduly powerful role" thanks to Treasury plans ...

  • Aug 23, 2012
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Coalition Government must stop promoting homeownership: NLA

Too many factors stand in the way of the universal property ownership the government wants...

  • Jun 09, 2010
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