Are we surprised? Did anyone really buy that happyshiny spirit of co-operation schtick trotted out in the US?
In a way, I’m kinda relieved. Honest crooks are always preferable to slimy, underhanded ones.
‘In a rare show of unity, the group, which included Stuart Roden of Lansdowne Partners, Michael Hintze of CQS and Stanley Fink of ISAM, vowed to fight against the threat of too much intervention. Crispin Odey of Odey Asset Management said: “We don’t have to be in London.”