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Tag Archives: George Osborne

London, London! Did you meet Cutts the Butcher? (UK Budget 2012)

Update: The Speech mentions a 7% deficit target for 2016 from 12% last year and a debt of GBP 98 bln in 2012/13 to 21 bln in 2015/16 as the … Continue reading

March 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

London! London! : Osborne Bonds: UK proposes a 100 year gilt

In another departure from convention,¬†Chancellor George Osborne mooted the idea of a perpetual Sovereign Treasury issue that will pay interest perpetually but Principal will never be redeemed. In a bid … Continue reading

March 14, 2012 · 1 Comment

London, London! Banking regulation aims to stay light?

Image by howzey via Flickr The new bank consumer law and the FSC as envisaged in the law passed today does put power back in the hands of¬†government with the … Continue reading

January 28, 2012

Advantage Dealbook: This week's investment banking buzz and inspiration

Goldman Sachs promotes this year’s Flock Goldman Sachs declared its new Managing Directors this year though with lesser fanfare and the number were just more than 200 instead ofthe 300+ … Continue reading

November 22, 2011 · 4 Comments