Britain’s big 4 banks face a £60bln ‘black hole’

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The UK clearers may have to  make provisions of up to £15 bln to cover consumer loans, fines, customer compensation and meet regulatory risk standards

Mervyn King  warned that the banks may have to ‘raise capital or take steps to restructure’ adding  “The danger to be avoided is that of inadequately capitalised banks holding back our recovery.” but did stress that no more taxpayer money would be put on the line…

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Pete Jackson


  1. Hi pete do u think we see buba interest for month end this morn in eurgbp

  2. Not necessarily lenny, that’s a tired rumour that always floats around at the month end


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