Paul Tucker

Which Of Dave's Pals Have Just Got Gongs?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

Apprentice star Karren Brady and Ian Cheshire, boss of the DIY giant, both advisers to David Cameron, lead the businesspeople who have received honour...

Asa Bennett

BoE Spent HOW Much Spent On Deputy's Leaving Bashes?

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Politics

The Bank of England has sparked outrage for spending nearly £9,200 on two leaving parties for former deputy governor Paul Tucker, even though he rece...

Cut The Bullsh*t, Regulator Warns Bankers

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Politics

Bank boards must stand up to top bankers and avoid "being bullshitted" on the state of the organisation, a senior Bank of England official has warned....

Asa Bennett

Where Have All The British Bankers Gone?

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK

The Royal Bank Of Scotland revealed today that New Zealander Ross McEwan would take over from Yorkshireman Stephen Hester as chief executive on Octob...

Quantitative Easing Rejected As Bank Holds Interest Rates

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.03.2013 | UK

The Bank of England has held off from more economy-boosting measures in what is likely to have been a knife-edge decision among policymakers. On th...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: 'Shall We Leave It At That?'

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK Politics

The ten things you need to know on Wednesday 27 February 2013... 1) 'SHALL WE LEAVE IT AT THAT?' The Rennard affair rumbles on - with more and m...

Former 'Vampire Squid' Appointed Next Bank Of England Governor

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK

Mark Carney, the head of Canada's central bank, who once said he was willing to blow the whistle on big financial institutions, has been appointed the...

Charlie Thomas

Pay Bankers With Debt, Says Tucker

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK

Paul Tucker, the deputy governor at the Bank of England - and the man tipped to succeed Sir Mervyn King in the top job - has called for senior bankers...

Chris Wimpress

Mervyn King Faces Grilling Over Libor Scandal

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Wimpress | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Politics

Governor of the Bank of England Mervyn King has angrily rejected claims that it was only three weeks ago that "the penny dropped" for him that the key...

'Unfair And Unfounded' - Bob Diamond Strikes Back At MPs

Posted 10.07.2012 | UK

Bob Diamond has angrily rejected suggestions that he misled MPs over regulators' concerns about activities at Barclays. The bank's former boss said...

Tory MP: Osborne Should Apologise To Balls

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK Politics

A Conservative MP has urged Chancellor George Osborne to apologise to rival Ed Balls for saying he had "questions to answer" over the Barclays rate-fi...

Relief For Balls As Bank Chief Says He Played No Role In Libor

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 08.09.2012 | UK Politics

Bank of England deputy governor Paul Tucker has given former Labour ministers Ed Balls and Shriti Vadera a huge boost by telling MPs that he had no co...

Bank Of England Deputy To Face Questions Over Rate-Rigging Scandal

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK

Bank of England deputy governor Paul Tucker will attempt to clear up his involvement in the rate-rigging affair on Monday former Barclays boss Bob Dia...

Not Short Of A Bob: Balls Calls Diamond's £17m Payout 'Outrageous'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Politics

Pressure is growing on Bob Diamond not to take a severance package worth a reported £17m, with Ed Balls saying the payout would be “outrageous” a...

Bank Of England Seeks To Clarify Bob Diamond's Claims

PA | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Politics

Bank of England deputy governor Paul Tucker today requested to appear before MPs "as soon as possible" to clear up his role in the rate-fixing scandal...

Diamond Days: What Will Bob Tell MPs?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Politics

Former Barclays boss Bob Diamond is set to make an explosive appearance before MPs after dragging senior Bank of England and Labour politicians into t...

Bob Diamond's Memo In Full

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK

Following his departure from Barclays, former CEO Bob Diamond has released a memo documenting a phone call he had with the Bank of England's deputy go...

Bob Diamond Sticks Knife Into Bank Of England Over Libor Rate Scandal

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK

Barclays has released a memo from Bob Diamond that claims to show a conversation with the Bank of England led to the rate-fixing scandal, in a signal ...

Barclays: We Thought We Were Supposed To Lie

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

A misunderstanding among Barclays staff led to them thinking that the Bank of England (BoE) deputy governor had instructed them to lie in their Libor ...