The Great Debate

from The Great Debate UK:

The EU and Hedge Funds: silencing the dog that didn’t bark

June 12, 2009

Laurence Copeland

- Laurence Copeland is a professor of finance at Cardiff University Business School and a co-author of "Verdict on the Crash" published by the Institute of Economic Affairs. The opinions expressed are his own. -

Here comes another set of dodgy U.S. loans

By J Saft
March 11, 2009

jimsaftcolumn1— James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own —

Banks in the U.S. face a new source of write-downs and failures in the coming year as loans made to developers to finance residential and commercial property development rapidly go bad.