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Corporation of London and City role in UK finances

21 July 2014 Last updated at 13:52 BST

The Corporation of London is the body that runs the City and is a quirk of centuries of history, looking after 8,000 residents and the 300,000 employed within its boundary.

In a Daily Politics film, Giles Dilnot looked at its role, and whether it can help rebuild the reputation of the banks amid ongoing public distrust and anger.

Interview with Lord Mayor of London

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