Bailey appointment as BoE governor divides industry

Mixed reaction to ex-FCA CEO's arrival

Beth Brearley
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Investment Week news editor Beth Brearley

This month sees former chief executive of the FCA Andrew Bailey pick up the mantle as Governor of the Bank of England (BoE) in what is a divisive move.

While the news of Bailey's appointment to succeed incumbent Governor Mark Carney on 16 March was welcomed by many when it was announced in December, the string of regulatory scandals under Bailey's watch...

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