The U.K. Treasury said so few women could potentially have applied to replace Paul Tucker at the Bank of England that it can’t divulge exactly how many did so.
Kate Barker , who helped select Ben Broadbent for the Bank of England’s rate-setting committee, said she’s “disappointed” more women didn’t apply for the post.
Former Bank of England policy maker Kate Barker said the case for more economic stimulus through so- called quantitative easing is looking “less certain.”
The Bank of England risks stoking inflation with little benefit to economic growth if it expands its so-called quantitative easing program of stimulus, former policy maker Kate Barker said.
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney is the new face of gender equality in the City of London.
Former Bank of England policy maker Kate Barker was named as a non-executive director at Electra Private Equity Plc, a London-based buyout fund.
Former Bank of England policy maker Kate Barker said officials may be wary of increasing interest rates if it risks stoking gains in the pound that would undermine Britain’s economic recovery.
Taylor Wimpey Plc , the U.K.’s second- largest homebuilder by volume, appointed former Bank of England policy maker Kate Barker as an independent non-executive director.
Former Bank of England policy maker Kate Barker said U.K. house prices may extend their decline this year as Britons’ confidence weakens and banks continue to restrict lending.
Former Bank of England policy makers Willem Buiter and Kate Barker said ownership of financial stability should be with the U.K. Treasury rather than Governor Mervyn King , criticizing a government overhaul of regulation.
"King will be pleased to be leaving at a point when growth is picking up, though it must be hard for any of us to feel satisfied."
- Kate Barker on Jun 05, 2013