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Inside the banking crisis : the untold story

Author: Hugh Pym
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2014.
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Since the Lehmans debacle and the bailout of Halifax/Bank of Scotland and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), there has been a Financial Services Authority report on the collapse of RBS but no equivalent enquiry into the drama at HBOS, and no comprehensive investigation into the whole banking crisis. This book is the definitive insider's guide to the UK banking crisis; the drama and characters involved in the astonishing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Pym, Hugh.
Inside the banking crisis
(OCoLC)868081711
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Pym
ISBN: 9781472902894 1472902890 9781472902887 1472902882
OCLC Number: 877988832
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction1. The Rock crumbles2. The Rock rescue3. Banks on the brink4. The financial storm breaks5. Britain on the brink6. Britain stands alone7. Battle for banking survival8. Banks struggle to rebuildTimeline
Responsibility: by Hugh Pym.

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Since the Lehmans debacle and the bailout of Halifax/Bank of Scotland and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), there has been a Financial Services Authority report on the collapse of RBS but no equivalent enquiry into the drama at HBOS, and no comprehensive investigation into the whole banking crisis. This book is the definitive insider's guide to the UK banking crisis; the drama and characters involved in the astonishing collapse of some of the major pillars of British banking and the continuing impact on the economy. informed by those directly involved at Downing Street and the Bank of England. The.

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This is a brilliant book - a must-read for anyone who wants to know more about who was in charge when our banking system seized up. It reveals panic, incompetence, complacency and disagreement, Read more...

 
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