The Ex-Banker on Cocaine Binges & £600k

“It’s an industry that rewards psychopaths.”

As the global economy is potentially looking at a deep recession due to COVID-19 just after recovering from the 2008 financial crash, we hear from an ex-banker who worked in the City of London’s Square Mile from the mid-90s to 2008.

He lifts the veil on the sordid world of investment banking where he enjoyed thousand-pound meals, sex parties with colleagues and £600k bonuses for “pushing around bits of paper”. He believes psychopaths in suits gamed the system while damaging society in the process.

Informer is a series where we hear the anonymised confessions and insights of people in positions of power on the inside of important institutions.

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  1. Yo please someone rich send me a bunch of money so I can take my grandma to the casino and go to Disney world with my girlfiend and the kids

  2. These typa videos you guys put out are the most interesting and the war on drugs they all make me think differently about society probably my favorite in your series💯💯💯

  3. Matthew 19:24: And again I say unto you, It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.

  4. Bankers taking cocaine? Hiring hookers? Being sexist and only caring about profits? Word?

    Thank God we have Vice to bring us this level of hard-hitting journalism. This guy explained to you that he's an expert bull-shitter. You put a mask on him so he could ramble on about events with no specificity, telling us information everyone has been aware of for years.

    You got played.

  5. I need a crying rich person to hug me and say money isnt everything. When i have been broke all my life unhealhy all my life uniformed all my life thinking of suicide all my life. Yes money wouldnt change that. Now please wipe your tears and go back to raping my world.

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