Mark Carney Bank Of England

CP

Was He Really All That Great?

OTTAWA - Rock star, saviour, outstanding central banker of his generation — the accolades have flowed fast and freely during Mark Carney's five-year reign at the Bank of Canada.But with the closing of...
AP

Does the Governor of the Bank of Canada Have to Be Canadian?

We don't know for sure who will be tapped for the job of Governor of the Bank of Canada. What we do know is that the individual will be a Canadian. No other nationalities were invited to apply. But, in 2013, does such a citizenship restriction even make any sense? Or is it just another manifestation of good, old-fashioned Canadian parochialism?
AP

Carney Gets $400K To Cover The Rent

Outgoing Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney will get a housing allowance of just over $400,000 next year to help him cope with London's high living costs when he takes over as Bank of England governo...

Would Mark Carney Have Been the Next Liberal Leader?

Mark Carney, the Bank of Canada governor who's been appointed to head the Bank of England, may go down in history as the best prime minister Canada never had. Carney has a Harvard and Oxbridge background. He is bilingual, with George Clooney good looks, and the ability to deliver pithy sound-bites. Overall, Carney, 47, was seen as the very antithesis of Justin Trudeau, 40, whose most challenging management mission to date was teaching a high school drama class. Why, then, did he slam his door on this opportunity?
AP

Mark Carney Appointment: A Victory for Technocrats

The striking appointment of Mark Carney as the new governor of the Bank of England can be interpreted in a wide number of ways -- from a view that highlights the global governance dimension to British and Canadian-specific aspects of the story. From a transnational perspective, Carney's appointment is another sign of the rise of free-agent technocracy in an age of crisis.
CP

The Bank of England Is Lucky to Have Carney

Mark Carney has accepted a position as the Governor of the Bank of England effective next July. The Bank of England needs a man like Mark Carney. His expertise is understandably in high demand. Our Canadian economy has immensely benefited from his tenure at the Bank of Canada, and the Bank of England is now fortunate to have him.
CP

Loonie Drops After Carney Announces Exit

TORONTO — The Canadian dollar closed lower Monday after a surprise announcement that Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney is leaving the central bank's top job next year to take over the top job at the...
BBC

I'll Blow Whistle On Bad Banks: Carney

OTTAWA - Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney says he is willing to blow the whistle on banks that break international norms or don't comply with reforms designed to prevent a repeat of the 2008 financ...