NEW YORK (Reuters) - Britain's economic recovery is showing signs that it can reach self-sustaining momentum, but monetary policy will need to remain exceptionally loose for some time to come, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said on Monday.
George Osborne's claim that household disposable incomes are higher than at the start of the financial crisis is �inconceivable�, according to the Government's fiscal watchdog.
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First Minister Alex Salmond has been urged to make public any research the Scottish Government has carried out on the impact independence would have on the cost of people's weekly shopping bills.
As plans go, the suggestion that HSBC Holdings list its U.K. arm is a bit of a head-scratcher. The bank could float a stake of up to 30% to create a separately listed entity worth around �20 billion ($32.7 billion), estimates Espirito Santo.