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Samuel Dale

Financial and political journalist

I am a financial journalist specialising in mortgages and property finance. I have also written for during the 2010 general election, book reviews for Tribune magazine and the Olive Press in southern Spain.

Has This Government Forgotten About the Sub-Prime Crisis?

As Gordon Brown never tired of claiming, this financial crisis began in the US housing market. So-called NINJAs loans were lent to US borrowers with no income, no job and no assets and formed the crux of a sub-prime crisis that floored the world economy.
13/03/2012 12:57 GMT