RBS sceptics need to take stock

Kaivanto, Kim
September 2015
Public Finance;Sep2015, Issue 9, p20
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the criticisms against the British government's decision to sell off shares in banking firm Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) at a loss as of September 2015. He states that selling shares will socialise cost and privatise benefits, making it prone to common investment fallacies. He notes that RBS's stock has been depressed since it went public and that there are still no signs that it will grow.


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