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UK’s Brown and King re: failed auction

[Skip to the end] Brown ‘Terribly Fragile’ After Bond Auction Flops by Robert Hutton and Mark Dean Mar 26 (Bloomberg) — The first failed British bond auction in more than seven years leaves Prime Minister Gordon Brown’s reputation for economic competence even more tarnished as he battles recession and a rising tide ...Read More

BOE’s King says rate easing over

[Skip to the end] >    >   On Thu, Mar 5, 2009 at 2:05 PM, EDWARD wrote: >    >   Though at 0.50% there’s not much more room to fall in any event and he is trying to >   establish support for the new quantitative easing policy announced today. >    *KING SAYS WE’VE SEEN SUDDEN, SEVERE DOWNTURN ...Read More