Del Missier disagrees with Diamond view of Libor action

Jerry del Missier has found himself at odds with Mr Diamond's version of events Credit: Treasury Select Committee

Mr del Missier told MPs he believed the Bank of England alone instructed Barclays to lower Libor submissions.

Bob Diamond previously told the committee that he did not believe the Bank of England instructed them to lower the inter-bank lending rate, and he had not instructed Mr del Missier to do so.