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Accounting firms and other professional services firms are too close to the banks, according to an investigation into bank lending practices.
Experts say Tesco’s £263m overstatement of profit highlights weaknesses in accounting rules and regulatory investigations into financial misstatements.
Property tax stories and the Panorama investigation into bank lending practices at RBS feature in our lowdown this morning.
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