9 Dec 2022

Cutting regulations for bankers set up after 2008 crash is ‘a mistake’, says Sir John Vickers

We spoke to Sir John Vickers, a former Chief Economist at the Bank of England chair of the Independent Commission on Banking which was set up after the 2008 financial crisis to consider reforms that would promote financial stability.

We started by asking about a new objective for financial regulators to consider the competitiveness of the UK economy.