FSA

The Paul Flowers scandal exposes the rotten heart of the Labour movement

20 November 2013 11:53

There has naturally been plenty of unfavorable comment on how the Revd Paul Flowers, the ‘crystal Methodist’, was allowed by…

Never accept meat from strangers

16 May 2013 10:00

Never accept meat from strangers. That seems to be the lesson of the horsemeat scandal – at least for the ex-commercial…

The energy sector’s Libor-style scandal

13 November 2012 14:55

As David reported earlier, today’s Guardian carries allegations of price-fixing in the energy markets. The paper has an account by…

Government responds well to energy price fixing claims

13 November 2012 9:17

It is a busy day on the economic front, with new inflation figures (which are expected to show an increase) to…

The Treasury Select Committee criticised the FSA's oversight of RBS. Picture: Getty

MPs slam FSA’s ‘serious misjudgement’ on RBS

19 October 2012 8:27

The Treasury Select Committee has published a stinging report this morning on the failings of the Financial Services Authority’s oversight…

Your three-point guide to today’s RBS report

12 December 2011 15:44

After months of delay, and much hounding by The Spectator’s Select Committee Chairman of the Year, Andrew Tyrie, the Financial…

Collective failure exposed

4 December 2009 9:00

The National Audit Office’s report into the government’s handling of the banking crisis and taxpayers’ continued exposure is a pandora’s…