Standard Chartered – the banality of evil

Standard Chartered has always been one of banking’s also-rans, unglamorous, plodding and banal. Citibank without the excitement. But perhaps we should have paid attention when it appointed a former High Sheriff of Nottingham as its chairman in 2009. Sir John Peace now sits atop an enterprise whose alleged criminality would have delighted King John. StanChart’s alleged… Continue reading Standard Chartered – the banality of evil