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Barclays up over 70%

After losing 74% of their value in the past two weeks, Barclays clawed back much of their market capital losses today thanks to this letter: Open letter from Marcus Agius and John Varley SIGNIFICANT PRE-TAX PROFITS IN 2008 RECORD INCOME LEVELS ABSORB £8BN OF GROSS …

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Barclays up over 70%

After losing 74% of their value in the past two weeks, Barclays clawed back much of their market capital losses today thanks to this letter: Open letter from Marcus Agius and John Varley SIGNIFICANT PRE-TAX PROFITS IN 2008 RECORD INCOME LEVELS ABSORB £8BN OF GROSS …

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Barclays up over 70%

After losing 74% of their value in the past two weeks, Barclays clawed back much of their market capital losses today thanks to this letter: Open letter from Marcus Agius and John Varley SIGNIFICANT PRE-TAX PROFITS IN 2008 RECORD INCOME LEVELS ABSORB £8BN OF GROSS …

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Barclays up over 70%

After losing 74% of their value in the past two weeks, Barclays clawed back much of their market capital losses today thanks to this letter: Open letter from Marcus Agius and John Varley SIGNIFICANT PRE-TAX PROFITS IN 2008 RECORD INCOME LEVELS ABSORB £8BN OF GROSS …

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If you’re going to phish, do it in English

I just got this email from ibank.secure@abbey.co.uk: This is to inform you that your Abbey National Bank Secure Messages Center has1 new alert. To access your Abbey National personalized Secure Messages Center, click on the image below: Account Reference: (0x3d.0x38.0x4e.0xcf) Please do not reply to …

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Trader WLTM Terrorist

Instinet

I've had a few comments on the fact that I keep blogging about the business of banking rather than my normal focal points: technologies, regulations, payments and my real passion which is the future of banking. The thing is that the future of banking, right …

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Trader WLTM Terrorist

Instinet

I've had a few comments on the fact that I keep blogging about the business of banking rather than my normal focal points: technologies, regulations, payments and my real passion which is the future of banking. The thing is that the future of banking, right …

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Trader WLTM Terrorist

Instinet

I've had a few comments on the fact that I keep blogging about the business of banking rather than my normal focal points: technologies, regulations, payments and my real passion which is the future of banking. The thing is that the future of banking, right …

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Vince Cable: futurist?

I keep hearing that Vince Cable, Shadow Chancellor Deputy Leader of the UK's third largest political party, the Liberal Democrats, predicted this crisis but could find little evidence of such. However, according to Hansard, he asked then Chancellor Gordon Brown the following question on 13th …

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