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Hard Cell

A trader and schemer and briber/ Convicted of rigging the Libor/ Has plenty of time/ To ponder his crime/ While sat in a cell on his Khyber*./// http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2015/aug/03/former-city-trader-tom-hayes-convicted-of-libor-rigging A trader and schemer and briber Convicted of rigging the Libor Has plenty of … Continue reading

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Whingeing Bankers Again

There once were 3 senior bosses Who made us all pay for their losses MPs say the men Should not bank again Because of the mess that HBOS is. ///http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2013/apr/04/bankers-brought-down-hbos https://twitter.com/twitmericks/status/320087947477131264

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A Bit Rich

A banker at Barclays named Rich/ Whose palms were beginning to itch/ Accepted a bonus/ Displaying cojones/ Or chutzpah, I can’t decide which. ///http://www.mirror.co.uk/money/city-news/barclays-boss-rich-ricci-pockets-1775429 ///https://twitter.com/twitmericks/status/314677430898012160

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Whingeing Bankers Again

Oh pity the downtrodden banker/ The target of such public rancour/ If only he’d loan us/ Some part of his bonus/ We might just forgive the old w(Twitter 140-character limit reached). ///http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/c6a5a6aa-8173-11e2-904c-00144feabdc0.html#axzz2MDlep0ai Oh pity the downtrodden banker/The target of such … Continue reading

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Rate-Rigging Bankers Revisited

The bank that they call RBS/ Was fined for the rate-rigging mess/ This puts a new onus/ On those with a bonus/ To settle for quite a bit less. ///http://uk.reuters.com/article/2013/02/06/uk-rbs-libor-idUKBRE91500720130206 The bank that they call RBS/Was fined for the rate-rigging … Continue reading

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