Louise Cooper Finance economics markets retail business




Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

RBS RBS has announced it is in late stage settlement discussions with regulators and a final deal on rigging LIBOR is expected imminently.  The fine and firings have been expected for weeks and I am told the sticking point has been […]

The Consequences of Skinny Dipping


Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

“Only when the tide goes out, do you discover who’s been swimming naked” Warren Buffett. (and what we are discovering is that skinny dipping was particularly popular in the  boom times). Companies and not just banks are now paying the cost of past greed and […]