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ABN AMRO Job Losses - It Could Be Worse

The Sunday Telegraph reports that hundreds of staff who work in ABN AMRO's investment banking operation in London are likely to lose their jobs in the proposed 'merger' between the Dutch bank and Barclays.

And Who Would Buy A $41m House Like This ?

Goldman boss Lloyd Blankfein is thought to be on the move. Dipping into some of his hard-earned, Blankfein is said to be spending a cool $41m to buy the 'Old Trees' estate in Southampton - and that for a property which he will probably only use on weekends for a maximum of 5 months a year!