Big Bang 20 years on: New challenges facing the financial services sector

THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY of the radical reform of the London Stock Exchange that came to be known as ‘Big Bang’ thoroughly deserves the thoughtful celebration this collection of essays provides. Without that reform, it is doubtful if London would have retained its place as Europe’s pre-eminent financial centre, and certain that it would not have become the foremost truly international financial centre of the modern globalised economy that it is today, to the great benefit of the British economy as a whole.

Various - Wednesday, 27th December, 2006