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August/September 2010 Regulars:
SIMON THOMPSON watches two top regulators wrestle with definitions of acceptable banking behaviour.
Trends, views and happenings in banking and financial services.
Is it guaranteed?
ALEX INNES of Semple Fraser examines the pitfalls as banks increasingly rely on guarantees to support the main security.*
A tougher approach by HMRC is forcing banks to declare more liquidations, warns DAVID HUNTER of Campbell Dallas.*
"We don't do ethics"
That's what the FSA used to say. ROGER STEARE is plesantly surprised that they've changed their mind.
How far are you bound by a predecessor’s informal undertakings? That’s ROBERT SOUSTER’S ethical challenge.
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