This timely speech rightly recognises that some banks may have lost sight of their core values and is a thoughtful assessment of the critical steps that need to be taken to restore confidence in the banking system.
A healthy and respected banking system is essential to support economic growth. Businesses want banks to provide transparent and straight-forward products and services, and a culture that is built around the customer.
We all want to see our banks re-build public trust, re-define their core values and live by them, as the best banks do.
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