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John Plender has been a senior editorial writer and columnist at the Financial Times since 1981. A former chairman of Quintain PLC, he chairs the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum, a research and advisory group, and is a trustee of the Pearson Group Pension Fund. His previous books include That’s the Way the Money Goes, The Square Mile, A Stake In The Future and Going Off The Rails: Global capital and the crisis of legitimacy. He lives in London.