Historic News & Views
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It might be assumed that investors prefer lighter banking rules — not necessarily
Accountants and banks should not be shy about binning useless stuff.
The focus on making banks ‘safe’ by holding more capital is unrealistic.
Basel committee takes aim at traditional lending and the response is ferocious.
The Independent Commission on Banking only published its proposals for the regulation of British banks in 2011. Yet they are already overdue for repeal.
As seen with increasing frequency, the IT systems at some institutions are creaking.
Taxpayers cannot bank on an end to the era of too big to fail.
Nothing matters more to a bank than how much capital they must have.
The thing about investment banking is that status is an invisible commodity.