“There is clearly a desire to be seen to be bashing the bankers again for political...

|By:, SA News Editor

“There is clearly a desire to be seen to be bashing the bankers again for political reasons,” says one analyst of the U.K. decision to raise the bank levy. A banker scratches his head, saying, "this is a tax on the balance sheet, and yet they want us to increase the balance sheet by lending more."