Lord Green

Embarrassing Video From 2003 Puts Osborne On The Defensive Over Tax

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK Politics

George Osborne has been forced to defend the coalition's record on clamping down on tax dodgers amid controversy over its failure to prosecute evaders...

Tory Peer 'Running Away From Questions' Over Tax Avoidance

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK Politics

Former HSBC boss Lord Green has stepped down from a financial services industry body amid claims the bank enabled tax dodging while he was in charge -...

How to Achieve the UK Export Potential

Clare Fraser | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Clare Fraser

The Government's export targets are unquestionably ambitious. However, they are also incredibly important. In order to be achieved, there must be shared ambition and a co-ordinated effort across business bodies, banks and Government.

'We Want Top Graduates To Start Their Business Here'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 06.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Ministers have launched a scheme to help entrepreneurial graduates from around the world move to Britain and start a business. The Sirius Programm...

Dealings With Drug Lords, Rogue States And Terrorists Costs HSBC £1.9bn

Charlie Thomas | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK

HSBC will pay US regulators $1.9bn (£1.9bn) as a settlement after it was found to have laundered money for drug cartels, terrorists and so-called rog...

HSBC Boss 'I'm Sorry For 'The Mistakes Of The Past'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK

HSBC boss Stuart Gulliver apologised for "the mistakes of the past" as the banking giant set aside a further 1.5 billion US dollars (£950 million) to...

Chris Wimpress

Blink And You'll Miss It: Cameron Endorses Lord Green Despite HSBC Scandal

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Wimpress | Posted 26.07.2012 | UK Politics

In an otherwise flannelly speech on how David Cameron will use the Olympics to ink-in major deals on overseas investment in the UK, there's a fairly s...

Lord Green 'Regrets' HSBC Failings, But Labour Accuse Trade Minister Of 'Hiding'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Politics

Trade minister Lord Green has expressed "regret" that HSBC failed to prevent drug king pins, terror groups and rogue states using the bank to launder ...

Lord Green Given Vote Of Confidence After HSBC 'Scandal'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Politics

The government has "every confidence" in trade minister Lord Green in the wake of accusations that HSBC was guilty of money laundering at the time he ...

Ned Simons

HSBC Scandal: Labour Demand Answers From Trade Minister Stephen Green

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK Politics

The Labour Party is piling pressure on trade minister Lord Green to make a public statement about what he knew of allegations that HSBC was engaged in...

HSBC Scandal: Where Is Stephen Green?

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK Politics

The Tory trade minister who was chairman of HSBC at the time the bank was allegedly facilitating money laundering for drug king pins, rogue states and...

'Someone Whose Bank Has Been Assisting Drug Cartels Should Not Be In Government'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons & Mehdi Hasan | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Politics

Trade minister Stephen Green "faces serious questions" after HSBC, the bank he was chairman of for four years, was accused of allowing drug king pins,...