BUSINESS CLASS: Banking on justice

This week our travels take us to 10 Downing Street, where they're fighting over who will wield the bank-bashing stick, to Melbourne, where an angry mob is baying for refunds, to Wall Street, where prosecutors are still searching for the smoking CDO.

It's war. All over the world, bankers are donning their flak jackets and scurrying into their bomb shelters as the air raid sirens sound above them. From Wall Street's investment giants, to Australia's own small financial pond and the rarefied heights of Switzerland's tax havens, banks have come under attack as politicians and regulators worldwide respond to the post-GFC zeitgeist that has them well and truly installed as public enemy number one.


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