Is SME lending about to catch a cold?

Posted Posted in Bank of England, Bibby Financial Services, Commodities, International Monetary Fund, Mark Carney, Oil prices, Stock markets

Amid concerns over oil prices reaching a low of $10 a barrel, stock markets around the world tumbled yesterday. At 4pm (GMT) The Daily Telegraph reported that £60 billion had been wiped off the FTSE 100 as the day’s trading looked set to close 4 per cent down. As market analysts assess the impact, many will point the finger of blame at volatility in the East. However, the catalyst isn’t just one thing but many: […]