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Bank inquiry head, Sir John Vickers, urges reforms

The head of the commission reviewing whether the UK's biggest banks should be broken up has said wide-ranging reform is needed.

In a speech in London, Sir John Vickers said plans to separate bank trading and retail operations were being looked at.

The BBC's Joe Lynam reports.

  • 22 Jan 2011
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