Daily Archives: November 25, 2011

Claire Jones

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BofE

The Bank of England’s financial (in?)stability report is due out on Thursday. 

Ralph Atkins

Has Thursday’s pact between Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy over the European Central Bank been misinterpreted? At their Strasbourg meeting with Italian premier Mario Monti, the French president agreed with Germany’s chancellor that he should not put pressure on the ECB to act more aggressively against the escalating eurozone debt crisis. Some, especially in financial markets, saw that as making bolder ECB moves less likely. But maybe that is the wrong way of looking at it?