The Bank of Canada is denying a FT report Governor Mark Carney has been approached as a...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Bank of Canada is denying a FT report Governor Mark Carney has been approached as a potential candidate to replace Mervyn King as Bank of England chief next year. Carney is head of the Financial Stability Board of the BIS and is a believer in trying to snuff out disasters before they occur (earning him the enmity of Jamie Dimon). The floating of his name suggests the U.K. Treasury wants the BoE to take its financial stability role more seriously.