King’s Succession Race for BOE Chief Roiled as Libor Furor Rages

King’s Succession Race for BOE Chief Roiled as Libor Furor Rages

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Members of the Bank of England's Financial Policy Committee, from left, Andrew Bailey, incoming head of U.K. banking supervision at the U.K. Financial Services Authority, Paul Tucker, deputy governor of the Bank of England, Mervyn King, governor of the Bank of England, Nils Blythe, a press officer for the Bank of England, Adair Turner, chairman of the U.K. Financial Services Authority , Andrew Haldane, executive director for financial stability at the Bank of England, attend a news conference at the Bank of England in London, on June 29, 2012.