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"Cash is still the most liquid form of payment" - Dr John Morris comments on NatWest's online banking problems

Technical problems have left RBS and Nat West customers locked out of their accounts today. Dr John Morris, Teaching Fellow in International Political Economy, comments on the "chink in the armour of moves towards a cashless society."


What could no-deal Brexit mean for the UK financial services industry? - expert comment

Dr. Andreas Kokkinis, Assistant Professor in Warwick Law School, explores the implications of a no-deal Brexit for the UK financial services industry.

Fri 14 September 2018, 11:38 | Tags: Finance, Brexit, School of Law, Expert comment, European Union

Prison officers walk out in protest at working conditions - expert comment

Professor Azrini Wahidin comments on the issues raised by today's prison officers walkout in protest at ‘unprecedented levels of violence behind bars.’

Fri 14 September 2018, 09:48 | Tags: Expert comment, Sociology, Social Affairs, protest, prisons

Trader runs up €100 million of losses - Dr Stephen Connelly comments

10 years after the Lehman Brothers' collapse, a single trader has caused the Nasdaq Commodities exhange to lose more than €100 million from its systemic risk funds after his bets on the Nordic and German energy market backfired. Dr Stephen Connelly from Warwick Law School comments on whether post-Lehman safeguards are working.


"Keeping one’s head in the sand for another couple of years will not do.”

As further details emerge of the possible consequences of no-deal Brexit, Dr Pierre Purseigle from Warwick History comments on developments.

Thu 13 September 2018, 10:38 | Tags: Politics, University of Warwick, Brexit, Expert comment, History

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