We have updated our Terms of Use.
Please read our new Privacy Statement before continuing.

Minting inflation

11 February 2009 By Ian Campbell

With inflation projected well below target, the UK central bank may start buying government debt. Investors should be concerned that a government deficit funded by moneyprinting will compromise the bank s independence and lead to inflation and further falls in the pound.

This content is for Subscribers only

 

Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *

*
*
*

(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)