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Lots of knickers were being thrown on stage…not mine, I hasten to add.

Threesixty Strategy consultant Phil Billingham enjoyed seeing Tom Jones live in Wales.

“First we had sub-prime, then we had sub-prime light and then we had ‘I can’t believe it’s not sub-prime’”

Home of Choice chief executive Gerry O’Brien sums up the credit crunch.

“I probably won’t be here in a month’s time. I’m expecting a call from Led Zeppelin offering me the drummer’s job any minute now.”

In Partnership investment director Mark Pitaccio still believes he has the X-factor.

“I always have mine on vibrate for reasons I would rather not go into.”

Income Protection Task Force co-chairman Peter Le Beau asking delegates to turn off their mobile phones during a conference.

“I was a Birdseye salesman in Wales where the best selling product was faggots and gravy.”

Monsoon founder and Honister Capital chief financial backer Peter Simon.


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