If only it were that simple today. Given that 2008 had more than its fair share of disastrous events, one can only hope that 2009 will have fewer evil spirits lurking in the shadows. Whatever the case it is unlikely that a bit of noise will be enough to disperse the clouds of doom hanging over the financial sector.
This year will not be easy. The fallout from the latest fiasco to rock the financial world - the alleged fraud of Bernard L Madoff Investment Securities - has repercussions yet to be
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