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Bank governor dismisses setting negative interest rates even in the event of an economic downturn
Growth is tepid, productivity is poor, and inflation is too low: all is not going according to policymakers’ masterplans
Tens of thousands of workers are being laid off in key sectors, prompting fears of a ripple effect through the British economy
Weak economic figures from Japan and China overlooked as European Central Bank chief hints at further stimulus activity
Sir John Vickers says UK banks are still at risk, with Beijing prepared to spend billions propping up Shanghai market as fears grow of new crash
China reopens only marginally lower after the new year break despite a huge miss on trade data, while Japan boosted by hopes of more stimulus measures.
London, New York, Frankfurt and Paris all experienced declines, with much of the focus on the banking sector
With the US and the world economy looking much weaker than two months ago, Janet Yellen must signal that a March rate rise is off the agenda
Former US secretary of state speaks on impact of Syrian refugee crisis as IMF chief Christine Lagarde adds she does not think world is entering new recession