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Libor rate manipulation: Barclays’ former CEO does not convince PMs and points to Bank of England

Wednesday, July 4th 2012 - 23:00 UTC
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British banker Bob Diamond has revealed that one of his big fears during the 2008 global credit crisis was that his bank, Barclays, would be taken over by the British government. Read full article

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  • Marcos Alejandro

    I thought that there wasn't any corruption in Brutania lol.

    Jul 05th, 2012 - 12:13 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Think

    Ohhh my ”Darling”…..

    This ”Labour” rate fiddling scheme looks ”Brown” as shiat to me……

    Billions and billions of dollars fiddled from the world tax payers pockets by the City of London…..

    Where are all the Intelligent British Critics of Argentine Economy and Moral now?
    Where is Mr. GeoffWard?
    Where is WelshWizard?
    Where is Mr. Lorton?
    Where is Mr. Beef?

    I hope they keep their silence in the future too…..

    Jul 05th, 2012 - 04:11 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Falklands are British

    I think you would do best to wait for the results of the formal enquiry (we have them in the UK) and see who is sent to the Tower before you gloat.

    At the moment. all we have heard is the testimony of an American fat cat, lying banker who was referred to, by the regulatory authority before his appointment, as the 'unacceptable face of banking'. The man said nothing of note other than he knew nothing and then went on to cast aspersions on others. The general view was that he lied from start to finish.

    This seems to be yet another story of greedy bankers but we will see. Someone will pay and that is the difference between the sane world and Argentina.

    Jul 06th, 2012 - 03:58 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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