Diamond's pay-off is a 'vast sum of money by most peoples standards'

Business Secretary Vince Cable has said former Barclays chief executive Bob Diamond's £1.5m to £2m pay-off is a "vast sum of money".

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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.