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A good crisis gone to waste

The turmoil following the collapse of Lehman Brothers three years ago was an opportunity to reform the world’s financial system. It was missed...
John Kay  

DIY investment workshop

With a little bit of technical savvy, can the layman make a return on his investments? Or is this a field for experts alone? Economist John Kay helps Max Hastings manage his money
John Kay  

Making banks boring again

In the modern financial services industry, banks have become casinos attached to utilities. The aim of any regulatory overhaul should be a rigorous separation of the two, with protection only to be extended to retail customers
John Kay