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Reuters Asks: Marks out of 10 for Mervyn King

Thursday, June 06, 2013 - 01:41

June 6 - After a 20-year-decade at the Bank of England, Mervyn King has stepped down from the top job. We ask experts and analysts to give King's tenure a mark out of ten.

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Given what he's had to do weights and and content without an -- five years. It is he's actually been a relative force of comments from singing they would Bernanke and US Taiwan without reminding given the backdrop I'll I'll always be surprised if tomorrow. I get the. Costs race. At the end of the day he has been struggling with regards to the eurozone and I've been very difficult to get UK on the front thought. Given the fact that the eurozone seem to be behind the curve in terms the political aspirations on of course what they -- and being -- -- -- -- there he. Said he wanted to do more quantitative easing and he was -- Reading through the line that suggest that the child left and held it back and actually wanted to be bold. During the middle of the crisis. So perhaps. Well for efforts. I'll give him eight or nine out of ten but for repayment. That we. While the -- If admission by inflation target the policy -- running about. Off target. They would slow news initially but when that he take steps off to the punch crosses that question quite aggressive and she -- the way I would love a number. Yeah. Eight out of ten I think simply choose to these flexible. Interpretation of the Bank of England's mandate. I think you're going to be it was bright. Excuse interpret the pilot of inflation is the wrong target inflation -- work. And that's it cost push inflation. Effectively which would the way -- to bonds and that to respond.

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Reuters Asks: Marks out of 10 for Mervyn King

Thursday, June 06, 2013 - 01:41