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Saturday, 25 October 2014

German banking game riskier with go to jail card

Lock ‘em up

Negligent bankers could end up behind bars in Germany if a proposed bill passes. It is motivated by the current electoral climate and raises legal issues. However, the threat of imprisonment might be an effective deterrent to limit reckless behaviour in the financial industry.



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