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Monday, 01 September 2014

UK banks got better end of government showdown

Big deal

Imposing targets for small business loans and basing executive pay on whether they are met smacks of state intervention. But the reality is the targets aren't enforceable and bonuses will still be paid. If the UK coalition does not meddle further, banks have got off lightly.



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