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UK drops EU court challenge to bankers' bonus cap

The UK government has dropped its legal challenge to the EU-wide cap on bankers' bonuses, saying that it would not have been likely to succeed after an advisor to the EU's top court this week rejected its arguments . 21 Nov 2014

EU court advised to throw out UK challenge to bankers' bonus cap rules

The EU's highest court has been advised to throw out the UK's legal challenge against rules that place a cap on the variable pay, generally bonuses, bankers can receive as a proportion of their fixed pay, which generally means salary. 20 Nov 2014

Carney makes case for powers to claw back bankers' salaries

Bankers' salaries as well as their bonuses should be subject to measures that allow those payments to be clawed back, the governor of the Bank of England has said. 20 Nov 2014

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