Thursday, December 18, 2014   

Bank of England stays the course on rates
(03-06 20:00)

The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee today voted to maintain the key interest rate at 0.5 percent.
The panel also voted today to maintain the quantitative easing at £375 billion.--The Standard

Other Business breaking news:
UK retail sales surge thanks to 'Black Friday' (5 mins ago)
Cautious Japanese firms holding record assets: BoJ (1 hr 12 mins ago)
German business confidence grows in December (1 hr 12 mins ago)
Swiss central bank introduces negative interest rate (1 hr 33 mins ago)
Hang Seng finishes higher, Shanghai down (2 hrs 1 min ago)
Ruble rallies in early trading on day of Putin press conference (2 hrs 54 mins ago)
Nikkei soars on weaker yen (12-18 14:59)
Hang Seng up by lunch (12-18 12:35)
Fed says can be 'patient' on rate rise (12-18 12:11)
China's home prices continue to cool, declines narrowing (12-18 12:09)

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