Daily Money & Banking News Update: 2/2/2017

  1. Bank of England Upgrades UK Growth Forecasts (Financial Times)
  2. Benefits of Leaving the Euro Are a Mirage: Draghi (Reuters)
  3. End of Central Bankers’ “15 Minutes of Fame” Draws Near: BOE’s Carney (Reuters)
  4. Rating Agencies Appear to Have Learned From Past Errors: ECB Study (Reuters)
  5. SNB’s Moser Says It Will Be Able to Normalize Monetary Policy in Future (Reuters)
  6. Bank of England Holds Rates as Expected, Ups Growth Forecasts for 2017 (CNBC)
  7. Remittances to Mexico Hit Record $27 Billion in 2016 (Wall Street Journal)
  8. Fed’s Participation in Overseas Regulatory Forums Is “Unacceptable,” Leading Republican Says (MarketWatch)
  9. The Fed That Cried Wolf: Rates Forecast in Doubt (CNBC)