French President François Hollande will travel to the conflict-torn Central African Republic on Tuesday, his office has announced. French troops are taking part in a military operation in the country aimed at halting inter-religious violence.
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Banks: Still out of control?
How did HSBC launder money from places like Mexico and Iran for six years? As the pendulum swings in favour of banking regulation, François Picard’s panel wonders what it will take for politicians to gain the upper hand on oversized financial institutions.
- Thierry PHILIPPONAT. Secretary General, Finance Watch;
- Markus KARLSSON. Business Editor, France 24;
- Fabrice SEYMAN. Co-founder and CEO, Lutetia Capital;
- Ronald FREEMAN. Finance director, Atlantic Council (from Albi, France).
Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Christopher Davis.