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RBS and the Mad Rush To Privatisation


"People put their money in. I want them to get their money out," said David Cameron on Thursday, apparently endorsing the view that the public is more interested in getting its money back from Royal Bank of Scotland than seeing the bank privatised as soon as possible.

Hedge Fund Manager: If I Get Assassinated...

Luzhniki Stadium Moscow

Bill Browder, chief executive and founder of Hermitage Capital Markets, told CNBC the Russian government is "apoplectic" over sanctions imposed on Russian officials that he has campaigned for, and if he gets assassinated, "everyone would know who did it."

How Elite Traders Obtain An Edge

Caution Cliff Edge

A sprinter who jumps the gun gets disqualified from the race. But selling gun-jumping technology to Wall Street is big business for suppliers of economic data, like Thomson Reuters. Should it be banned ?




London tops San Fran for tech talent

A new report is trying to pour cold water on the idea that Silicon Valley is the place to find the best and most technology talent. Step forward...London.