“The Swiss have wanted a passport for their banks for years and the EU has denied it…”

The whole of this discussion and the infill linking pieces are well worth watching if you can get it from last night’s Newsnight… Hugo is not so strong on the political deficit question, but he is very strong on the economic consequences of a UK exit from the European Union…

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