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EDITORIAL

Another banking crisis on the cards as Japan lenders get squeezed

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The propensity of bankers and others who inhabit the realms of "high finance" to repeat past mistakes exceeds that of even ordinary mortals, it often seems.

THE propensity of bankers and others who inhabit the realms of "high finance" to repeat past mistakes exceeds that of even ordinary mortals, it often seems. Successive financial crises in Latin America, Asia and elsewhere in which bankers (using other people's money) got their fingers badly