Skip to content

Entrepreneurs Panel

Laura Tenison
Michael Oliver
Jennie Johnson
David Pollock
Jeremy Roberts
Brian Hay
Charlie Mullins
Tony Caldeira
Julie Meyer
Debbie Pierce
Richard O'Sullivan
Steve Purdham

Category: Bank of EnglandSyndicate content

The Bank of England has slashed its growth forecast as the recession continues to intensify.

Details of a scheme designed to boost lending by banks to SMEs will be unveiled later today by the Bank of England and the Treasury.

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England has announced that interest rates are to be held at 0.5 per cent for the 21st consecutive month.

Economic recovery will survive the recently announced public spending cuts because the private sector should provide new jobs and growth, a Bank of England policymaker said today.

Bank of England held its key interest rate steady at a record-low level of 0.5%, where it has stood for 17 months, it announced today.

The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee today voted to maintain the official Bank Rate paid on commercial bank reserves at 0.5%.

Consumer price inflation jumped to a 17-month high in April, mainly due to rises in tax on alcohol and tobacco.

The Bank of England’s latest economic forecast, along with the monthly employment figures also announced today, have given the new coalition government an immediate report on the state of the economy.

Unemployment threatens to hamper the economic recovery as fearful households cut back on spending, the Bank of England has warned.

The Bank of England today kept interest rates at 0.5 per cent, a decision that was widely expected.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of NonExecutiveDirectors.com, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

Reputation is everything when it comes to running a successful business, according to Sacha Lord-Marchionne and Sam Kandel, founders of the Warehouse Project (WHP), a series of club nights featuring DJs from all over the world, which was launched back in 2006.

After travelling the world in a corporate role, Mike Wheeler decided that he had had enough of living out of a suitcase and so got a job running a small family business.