RBS chief executive Stephen Hester has warned that a proposed cap on banker bonuses will chase “economic activity ... to where the playing field is more favourable".
On the day the bank announced losses of £5.2 billion, Hester defended his record and justified his bonus.
“We're doing a lot for this country from a very big mess,” he said.
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