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Shadow boxing

30 August 2013 By Dominic Elliott

Regulators are right to want to curtail socially useless froth in opaque areas of markets. But proposals to enforce limits on lending against specific assets look overly rigid in some areas and too lax in others. What’s more, exempting sovereign debt entirely looks short-sighted.

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