Edition:
United States
Pictures | Thu Feb 7, 2013 | 12:57pm EST

Carney sets high bar to change at Bank of England

A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament

A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament

A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament
Close
1 / 4
A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament

A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament

A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament
Close
2 / 4
A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament

A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament

A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament
Close
3 / 4
A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament

A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament

A video grab image shows Mark Carney, the next governor of the Bank of England, answering questions from a parliamentary committee in the Houses of Parliament in central London February 7, 2013. REUTERS/UK Parliament
Close
4 / 4

Next Slideshows

Carney skeptical on using Volcker Rule for UK banks

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's plan to safeguard retail banking is a far better idea than the U.S. approach of forcing banks to hive off speculative trading, the...

Feb 07 2013

Plains CEO says Capline could move crude south or condensate north

HOUSTON (Reuters) - The Louisiana-to-Illinois Capline pipeline could be reversed to move U.S. inland crude oil output to the Gulf Coast or it could move more...

Feb 07 2013

Ireland's deficit falls on back of debt deal: finance ministry

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland's budget deficit will fall to 4.5 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) from 5.1 percent after a deal to cut the burden of the...

Feb 07 2013

ECB's Honohan says Irish deal is far from government financing

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Ireland's debt deal is far from being considered as government financing by a central bank, Irish central bank chief Patrick Honohan said...

Feb 07 2013

MORE IN PICTURES

What Islamic State left behind

What Islamic State left behind

Sifting through the rubble of Islamic State's abandoned strongholds.

Iraqi forces complete takeover of Kirkuk

Iraqi forces complete takeover of Kirkuk

Iraqi forces take control of the last district in the oil-rich province of Kirkuk still in the hands of Kurdish Peshmerga.

Battle for besieged Philippine city nears end

Battle for besieged Philippine city nears end

Some of the 200,000 residents of Marawi, driven from their homes during 150 days of battle between the Philippine military and pro-Islamic State rebels, return to start a long cleanup of their devastated city.

Puerto Rico after Maria

Puerto Rico after Maria

Residents of Puerto Rico start to rebuild after Hurricane Maria devastated the island.

Road to the World Series

Road to the World Series

Highlights from the MLB playoffs.

Today in Sports

Today in Sports

Our top sports photography of the day.

One month after Mexico's earthquake

One month after Mexico's earthquake

Residents grapple with the aftermath of last month's quake in Mexico City that killed over 300 people.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Richard Spencer speaks on Florida campus

Richard Spencer speaks on Florida campus

Protesters chanting "Go home Nazis" sought to drown out the speech by white nationalist Richard Spencer at the University of Florida, as the campus erected barricades and deployed hundreds of police officers to guard against unrest.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast