The Times: John feels Taxpayers were ‘fleeced’ over Worldpay deal…

Extract from an article in The Times, where John says that Taxpayers were ‘fleeced’ over Worldpay deal… MPs have attacked the way Royal Bank of Scotland was forced into fire sales of assets by European regulators, as the state-owned bank’s disposal of Worldpay in 2010 came under the spotlight. “The British…

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John Penrose ‘over the moon’ that UK sovereign wealth funds will now be a ‘central part of our long-term plan for Britain’

John Penrose, author of The Great Rebalancing: A sovereign wealth fund to make the UK’s economy the strongest in the G20 (link), has long campaigned for the establishment of a British Sovereign Wealth Fund to underpin the state pension and benefits system. Today’s Conservative Manifesto (page 20) says that this will now…

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