You’ve seen the data, you’ve read the methodology, and you’ve pored over the evidence the Bureau has amassed of the size and scale of the financial services lobbying machine. With a £93m lobbying warchest and cosy relationships with regulators and members of parliament this is a powerful force. But how does it play out in practice?
From our four-months of research the financial lobby team gained a rare insight into its inner workings. The video below shows the wheeling and dealing as it happens. Is it fair? Is it democratic? You decide.