The Great Debate UK

from The Great Debate:

UK takes right step on too-big banks

November 3, 2009

jamessaft1.jpg(James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own)

So it can be done after all.

Britain is poised to take tough steps to break up the large banks it rescued, setting it in stark contrast to the United States, which seems set on a policy of shoring up the unfair advantages it grants its too-big-to-fail banks while regulating around the edges.

from The Great Debate:

Two cheers for the walking wounded

May 6, 2009

ws2-- Mark Hannam is a guest columnist, the views expressed are his own. He formerly worked at the Bank of England and Barclays. He is currently chairman of Fair Finance, a microfinance company --

Slouching towards nationalisation

By Reuters Staff
November 26, 2008

James Saft Great Debate – James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –