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“I have to attend all three party conferences and then promptly book myself into the Betty Ford clinic.”
Cicero Consulting director Iain Anderson looks forward to chilling out with the political elite

“Someone said to me, you will do well in this industry Malcolm, because let’s face it, you’re not up against much competition.”
Tisa director of policy Malcolm Small on entering financial services.

“There are no such things as stupid questions. There are stupid answers, which is why we have politicians.”
Seven Investment Management marketing director Justin Urquhart Stewart encouraging questions from the floor in an investment session at the PIMS conference.

“I must remember to unsuck my pencil before I respond to you.”
Independent Commission on Banking chairman Sir John Vickers prefacing an answer to the Treasury select committee.


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