Bof E did not lie over BCCI, says former director

A former head of supervision at the Bank of England rejected allegations on Monday 14 June that the Bank had lied during an inquiry into the collapse of Bank of Credit and Commerce International.

Brian Quinn told Mr Justice Tomlinson: "It's not part of my character to lie or deliberately mislead. Mistakes get made but I did not lie and did not deceive, and to say that is to misunderstand the culture of the Bank. The standards of behaviour at the Bank were extremely high - higher than at any of

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