“I learned to count wads of £20 notes in 20 seconds flat by listening to a tape narrated by Noel Edmonds.”
Mark Blackwell, managing director, Xit2 on his training as a bank clerk at Natwest.
“Listen, we are Scottish, we do not get excited by much and we certainly did not get excited by the football last night but we are excited by this.”
Martin Currie managing director Andy Sowerby explains how watching the Scottish national football team does not set the pulse racing quite like a range of absolute return funds.
“Imminent might be the wrong word.”
FSA manager of the retail distribution team Richard Taylor remains tight-lipped on when to expect a consultation paper on capital adequacy.