UK bank reforms must focus on broader training, says Banking Standards Review author

Narrow view one of many challenges for UK banks

A view of Canary Wharf at night

Banks must educate their employees about their relationships with the rest of society, the author of a major study of UK banking culture told a City meeting last week. In 2013 UK banks asked Richard Lambert, former director-general of the Confederation of British Industry, to investigate the potential for a new professional body to raise standards of conduct in the financial sector, in the wake of the highly critical parliamentary commission report published in June. Lambert is due to release