Northern Rock

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Daily Record
Let's fight cull of RBS branches as once banks leave high street – shops go toothe announcement, the UK Treasury said they “did not interfere with commercial
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
the announcement, the UK Treasury said they “did not interfere with commercial decisions”. And, of course, Northern Rock – £25billion. The UK Government can interfere with commercial decisions – in fact, when it comes to banking,... Read more
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chroniclelive
It's official: we're not getting an extra penny from the Northern Rock sell-offCharities in the North East were left facing a financial black hole when Northe
chroniclelive / Posted 7 days ago
Charities in the North East were left facing a financial black hole when Northern Rock collapsed - but the region won’t receive an extra penny from the proceeds of the sell-off. The collapse of the Rock eventually led to the end of its charitable... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Brexit could be reversed, but you're not going to like how'first froze their sub-prime mortgage debts and admitted they were over-exposed.
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
first froze their sub-prime mortgage debts and admitted they were over-exposed. At the end of 2007 there was a run on the Northern Rock building society so big that, had it inspired a Jimmy Stewart Christmas movie, it would have been called It's A... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Treasury-owned assets company plans new PR contractto our interests". Other projects include the sale of government shares in the
PRWeek UK / Posted 19 days ago
to our interests". Other projects include the sale of government shares in the Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds TSB and of Northern Rock mortgages by UKGI’s subsidiary, UK Financial Investments (UKFI). The new deal – which will run for two years... Read more
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DW
Too big to fail? Ranking the banks that matter most |Lehman Brothers. Bear Stearns. Northern Rock. Even to the financially uninitiat
DW / Posted 19 days ago
Lehman Brothers. Bear Stearns. Northern Rock. Even to the financially uninitiated, these names mean something. They were banks that collapsed a decade ago during the global financial crisis of 2007-2008. Their names still echo ominously from the... Read more
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WA Today
Why record low interest rates can't lastpast Reserve governor Glenn Stevens recently posed the question: "Are we there
WA Today / Posted 28 days ago
past Reserve governor Glenn Stevens recently posed the question: "Are we there yet?" "A decade after the failure of Northern Rock showed how serious the crisis was becoming, and nine years after the failure of Lehman Brothers saw it erupt... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why record low interest rates can't lastpast Reserve governor Glenn Stevens recently posed the question: "Are we there
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
past Reserve governor Glenn Stevens recently posed the question: "Are we there yet?" "A decade after the failure of Northern Rock showed how serious the crisis was becoming, and nine years after the failure of Lehman Brothers saw it erupt... Read more
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28d
The Age
Why record low interest rates can't lastpast Reserve governor Glenn Stevens recently posed the question: "Are we there
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
past Reserve governor Glenn Stevens recently posed the question: "Are we there yet?" "A decade after the failure of Northern Rock showed how serious the crisis was becoming, and nine years after the failure of Lehman Brothers saw it erupt... Read more
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28d
Sydney Morning Herald
Why record low interest rates can't lastpast Reserve governor Glenn Stevens recently posed the question: "Are we there
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
past Reserve governor Glenn Stevens recently posed the question: "Are we there yet?" "A decade after the failure of Northern Rock showed how serious the crisis was becoming, and nine years after the failure of Lehman Brothers saw it erupt... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Steve Keen: How I Sold Out To The Putin-Soros-Murdoch Conspiracy To Destroy Western Civilizationmy most recent interview on the BBC, on September 14th this year to mark the 10
Zero Hedge / Posted a month ago
my most recent interview on the BBC, on September 14th this year to mark the 10th anniversary of the collapse of Northern Rock, was the clincher for me. That failure was the most significant financial event in the UK in almost eighty... Read more

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