BoE governor appointment ‘on track’

Sajid Javid
Sajid Javid
Foreign & Commonwealth Office

The appointment process for the new governor of the Bank of England is “on track”, the UK’s finance minister, Sajid Javid, has assured members of the Treasury Committee.

In a letter dated September 27 and published online today (October 8), Javid writes that the Treasury “will make an announcement in due course, ahead of the start of the next governor’s term on February 1, 2020”. He also assured the Treasury Committee, which is tasked with overseeing the appointment, that it would have ample

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