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The Bank of England (BoE) had almost daily contact with Barclays over inter-bank lending at the end of October 2008, newly released emails show.
Mr Diamond's notes of a telephone conversation he had with Mr Tucker led Mr del Missier to think the Bank of England had sanctioned it submitting lower borrowing rates, Barclays said.
It has come to something when Baldrick from Black Adder has a better cunning plan than the politicians, even if it does include turnips.
Originally posted by Extralien
Check this thread..
Must watch video with Tony Robinson speaking his (and ours) mind..
Tony Robinson calls out British banking system. Must Watch. "Not Even Human"
Ex-Barclays boss Bob Diamond will receive his salary and benefits thought to be worth £1m to £2m, but has given up bonuses worth up to £20m after resigning amid the bank Libor scandal.
Barclays executive chairman Marcus Agius, who is being questioned by MPs about the scandal, said Mr Diamond had given up his bonus voluntarily.