Reuters 06 Mar 12: Former Iceland central bank chief warned of looming crisis

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Iceland's former central bank chief had warned about the country's over-sized banks before they went bust in 2008, he said Tuesday at the trial of a former prime minister for failing to prevent the crisis.

David Oddsson was speaking on the second day of witness hearings at the trial of Geir Haarde, the only political leader to face prosecution over the crisis that hit the world economy. He has denied the charges. ...

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