Tuesday, October 30, 2007
The Hood leaves “upbeat” housebuilder firm
Persimmon has cut Applegarth loose. Will Rock do the same? No, because even though he's been removed from messing things up in Persimmon, he's still running the show at the Bank of England's newly-acquired mortgage business. Earlier this year, Persimmon was remarkably upbeat about the prospects of the housing market in the coming months.