Daily Archives: October 25, 2011

Claire Jones

Mervyn King

Mervyn King. Image by Bloomberg.

Welcome to our live blog on Sir Mervyn King’s appearance at the Treasury Select Committee.

The governor is joined by Charlie Bean, deputy governor for monetary policy. The have been called before the committee to field questions on the Monetary Policy Committee’s decision to restart its asset purchases.

11.25 The live blog is now closed.

11.25 Here are the key takeaways from today’s session. Read more

Robin Harding

The New York Fed has published the agenda and opening remarks of its annual meeting with its bond dealers for the first time. Brian Sack, manager of the System Open Market Account, ran dealers through the Fed’s recent policy moves: Read more