Martin McCauley writes from London: Who is Ms Legarde to deliver such a lecture? Well, before she took over in Washington, she was the French Minister of Finance. What, you exclaim, the French Minister of Finance. Isn’t she responsible for the mess France and the European Union are now in?
Spare a thought for Chancellor George Osborne. He’s been given a dressing down by the International Monetary Fund and the Chinese, no less. Martin McCauley
CHINA, CHRISTINE LAGARDE, GEORGE OSBORNE, PLAN A, SOVERIGH FUND