Ed Miliband: 'Bob Diamond should resign'

Pressure was mounting on Barclays boss Bob Diamond to step down today, after chairman Marcus Agius announced his resignation.

Labour leader Ed Miliband told Daybreak that Labour made mistakes by not regulating banks under the last government and that Mr Diamond should be held accountable.

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Diamond 'dismayed' over claims

The former Barclays boss Bob Diamond has written to the Treasury Committee chairman saying he is "dismayed" over suggestions by members that he was "less than candid" when he gave evidence last week.