Comments on: Counterparties: Volcker with voltage A slice of lime in the soda Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:05:02 +0000 hourly 1 By: FifthDecade Tue, 05 Feb 2013 01:08:36 +0000 This would never have happened if it hadn’t been for pressure from the LibDems to put in place Business Secretary Vince Cable’s idea. In case you’ve forgotten, VInce Cable PhD (Econ) is the best Chancellor of the Exchequer the UK never will have had, kept out of that seat by not because he wasn’t the best for it, but because his party is the junior party in the coalition and in a democracy it isn’t who’s best to do the job that gets it, its who can shout the loudest. The Tories win that one hands down!