King Speaks at May 15 Inflation News Conference

May 15 (Bloomberg) -- Bank of England Governor Mervyn King assesses the U.K. economy, inflation outlook and efforts to boost lending to households and businesses. This is King's final quarterly inflation report news conference before Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney replaces him on July 1. The BOE's Spencer Dale, Charles Bean, Paul Fisher and Nils Blythe also speak. (Source: Bloomberg)

Blair on Brexit -- a 'Foolish Risk to Take'
03:32 - Former U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair said he believes British voters will “do the sensible thing” and vote to stay in the European Union in next month’s referendum. “If we were to leave, it would put a level of economic insecurity into the ordinary family household that I think most people would think is a foolish risk to take,” Blair said in a Bloomberg Television interview at the Milken InstituteGlobal Conference in Los Angeles Tuesday.
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