Mervyn King


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Mervyn King

A British economist. In 2003, he became Governor of the Bank of England, a role in which he has been known for favoring higher interest rates to fight inflation. He was born in 1948.
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TERRY JENKINS looks great value to dethrone Mervyn king when the veteran pair clash in the first round of the World Grand Prix in Dublin tonight.
However Mervyn King, then Governor of the Bank of England, no less, did clearly state the cause of the national deficit: "The billions spent bailing out the banks and the need for public spending cuts were the fault of the financial services sector".
Former governor of the Bank of England Sir Mervyn King was presented with a PS10,000 painting of himself as a leaving present when he stood down from the role.
DAVID Cameron and George Osborne pleaded with watchdogs to go easy on bankers, outgoing Bank of England governor Sir Mervyn King revealed yesterday.
SIR Mervyn King, who steered the Bank of England through the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, insisted that a stint as a supply teacher in Wolverhampton was "the most exhausting job" he has ever done.
HE steered the Bank of England through the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, but Sir Mervyn King insists a stint as a supply teacher in Wolverhampton was still "the most exhausting job" he has ever done.
MERVYN King, the grand mufti of the Bank of England, now says he can see an uptick in the British economy.
That in turn would risk eroding the medium term supply capacity of the economy," said BoE governor Sir Mervyn King, who will be (http://www.
ENGLAND'S top banking boss Sir Mervyn King advised a frustrated Midland businessman to ask a foreign bank for a loan.
Summary: Sir Mervyn King calls for the Royal Bank of Scotland to be broken up into a good and bad bank.
The findings follow a warning by Bank of England governor Mervyn King that families face further pressure on household expenses as inflation edges up over the next few years.
THE governor of the Bank of England Sir Mervyn King has been awarded an honorary degree for his contribution to economics and public life.