Monthly Archives:: October 2012

Haldane on the financialisation of finance

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Another gem from Andrew Haldane’s speech, which we’ve just bloggedAt the same time, the ballooning of trading activities was starving basic banking of resources. In consequence, the offering to bank customers became a rather different one. The humble, …

Bank of England’s Haldane: Occupy was right

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FT Alphaville last night chaired a discussion on “Socially Useful Banking“, and the key speaker was the Bank of England’s now world famous executive director for financial stability, Andy Haldane. FT Alphaville has provided a long summary of t…

Bank of England’s Haldane: Occupy was right

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(Cross-posted with the TJN blog.)

FT Alphaville last night chaired a discussion on “Socially Useful Banking“, and the key speaker was the Bank of England’s now world famous executive director for financial stability, Andy Haldane. FT Alphaville has provided a long summary of the event, which I wish I’d been able to attend. His speech is here,…

Rowan’s blog

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I know I shouldn’t be trying to deflect people’s attention away from my own blog, but I think Rowan’s blog is so important and useful that I think more people should read it, regularly.

I pointed to one of his blogs yesterday, but now, having read a few more of his, I think I’ll recommend that people put it into…

Rowan’s blog

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Copied from the Treasure Islands blog:I know I shouldn’t be trying to deflect people’s attention away from my own blog, but I think Rowan’s blog is so important and useful that I think more people should read it, regularly.I pointed to one of his blogs…