General disgruntlement at the failure of improvement in UK living standards has had severe political implications.
Global bank agrees multimillion settlement to end private antitrust litigation stateside.
Investors enticed with promises of as much as 16% return per month.
Sterling tumbles below €1.11 as Bank of England holds fire on interest rates.
UK central bank maintains asset purchase programme at £435bn and holds interest rates at 0.25%.
The British currency soars as traders look to Bank of England for market direction.
American quarterly GDP meets expectations but compares unfavourably to economic activity in 2015 and 2016.
Sterling climbs above $1.30, as investors await figures on UK's economic growth.
ECB President says premature tightening of economic policy would jeopardise recovery in the Eurozone.