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A Fighting Fit First Minister Is Par For The Course For Scotland As Salmond Takes As Leap Of Faith By Addressing His Weighty Concerns

>Hey everyone As we approach an important signpost on the road to referendum it occurs to me that we are seeing a lot less our country’s First Minister Alex Salmond. 786 more words

Profiling Mark Carney: the Newly-Crowned 'King' of the Bank of England

The new Governor of the Bank of England settles into his office on Threadneedle Street this week. Mark Carney arrives from his native Canada with a superb reputation behind him, and the label of one of the most important financial figures in the world economy. 843 more words

Economics

Portrait Swap on £10 note

Seems that there will be another change of noted person appearing on the British 10 pound note. I’m glad for it, but Brits shouldn’t complain about the ratio of men to women. 198 more words

Culture

Bank of England appoints woman to number two position

The Bank of England has appointed Charlotte Hogg as its new chief operating officer. She is effectively to become the Bank’s number two to new governor Mark Carney and will take responsibility for the day-to-day running of the Bank overseeing everything from human resources to the Banks technology and operating systems. 323 more words

Labour Party

Faites Vos Jeux

“I think there are four  . One is to continue with mass unemployment in the south, in order to depress wages and prices until they’ve become competitive again. 146 more words

Euro

One fifth of high street stores forecast to close within five years

By Patrick Corby

The Centre for Retail Research (CRR) has forecast that the number of retail stores in the UK could fall by 62,000 by 2015. 391 more words

2013

From Telegraph Blogs: The Fed avoided QE like the plague during the Great Depression. Here's why

Milton Friedman’s influence lasts long after his death.

From Telegraph Blogs, 07/03/2013

While George Osborne won’t be giving us Plan A+, Plan B or even  1,024 more words

The Economy