23 March 2022

Bank of England walks monetary policy tightrope: inflation fears trump recession risk for now

The Bank of England (BoE) raised interest rates for the third consecutive meeting last week, signalling to markets that taming inflation and containing second-round effects remains its priority.
4 February 2022

Bank of England toughens hawkish pivot to ease inflation pressures

The Bank of England (BoE) ramped up efforts to control spiralling inflation with the first successive increase in interest rates in 18 years and signalled the start of quantitative tapering (QT).