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Hedge funds gang up on Babcock

The Australian- The shares of Macquarie Bank’s most ardent and successful imitator, Babcock & Brown, and several of its satellites, plumbed new depths yesterday as Barclays lost faith in the group. Shares in Babcock’s headstock have slumped from $16 to […]

FSA puts pressure on top five banks to support Bradford & Bingley

Times Online- The Financial Services Authority took the unprecedented step of pressuring Britain’s five biggest banks into supporting the revised rescue capital-raising at Bradford & Bingley last week, The Times has learnt. HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland, Barclays, Lloyds TSB […]