By Tom Winnifrith | Tuesday 12 November 2019
The Evening Standard has got hold of a shocking memo from the Financial Conduct Authority's chief operating officer Georgina Philippou in which she said she was “appalled about the incidents of bad behaviour towards our building and colleagues.” It gets better...
As folks wonder why the FCA was over Neil Woodford, mini-bonds and so much else, perhaps it is becuase the staff have their minds on other things. In the memo Philippu said she was “ashamed” of the behaviour of a “minority of colleagues” as she detailed misdemeanours, including “leaving cutlery and crockery in the kitchen areas, overflowing bins, stealing plants and charging cables from desks, catering and security teams being subject to verbal abuse, colleagues defecating on the floor in toilet cubicles on a particular floor, urinating on the floor in the men’s toilets and leaving alcohol bottles in sanitary bins”.
I so remember pompous ass Sir George Young ( now Lord Young) telling me that I should not worry about the Quindell fraud which was about to effect so m any of his consituents in Hampshire becuase "I am sure that the FCA has it all in hand." Whatever you say Lord Young.
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