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Given that apologies are back in fashion I thought it was time to apologise for not having contributed to the blogosphere for yonks. I have just been keeping my head down, working hard, and had forgotten to stand back and take perspective, of myself, and of the nation. Well, where are we? In recession. Grinding […]
Tories put shareholders interest before the public’s Kenneth Clarke scored an own goal by criticising the government in allowing the Lloyds bank takeover of HBOS. What he is forgetting is that with Friday’s declared losses the takeover has saved the taxpayer almost £11 billion (at least in the short term) at the expense of Lloyds […]
A belated ringing of the changes took place today as I along with 330 of my colleagues at Barclays Global Investors was told my position was being eliminated. A first wave of redundancies had taken place in the San Francisco office in November and this second phase was expected. A large group of us had […]