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City slickers’ reaction to Kwarteng’s unfunded plan is entirely rational

1 October 2022

9:00 AM

1 October 2022

9:00 AM

‘Fury at the City slickers betting against UK plc,’ shouted the Daily Mail on Tuesday, after Monday’s mayhem saw the pound hit an all-time low of $1.03. A more accurate corporate metaphor, though less punchy as headline material, would have been something like this…

Activist mavericks seize boardroom control of giant sluggish utility.

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