Tag: Barclays

The financial Zeitgeist and eroding resistance to change

Anyone learning Chinese soon encounters the classic tale of Zhang Guiya a county magistrate patrolling government buildings.[spacer height=”20px”] He meets a minor official rapidly leaving the money vault.[spacer height=”20px”] “Why are you in such a hurry” asks the magistrate who subsequently finds a valuable metal piece hidden in the man’s head […]

Shredding

Shredding no longer a simple, innocent action

Shredding Enron documents virtually destroyed Arthur Anderson, a once world-class consultancy. The latest news about shredding of committee minutes about Forex at the Bank of England may not be in the same league. Such activity though, could undermine the integrity and reputation of the bank. This danger explains why the […]