Mark Carney 'excited' for his first day as BoE Governor

Canadian Mark Carney has begun his new job as Governor of the Bank of England.

As he arrived for his first Monetary Policy Committee briefing, he said it was a "pleasure to be here".

He also said that he had been there since 7am, adding that he had been "very excited about today".

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