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David Cameron and the toxic banker (Pt 1): The rise of Lex Greensill

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The financier Lex Greensill enjoyed privileged access to No 10 – and dragged former PM David Cameron into a scandal.

In the first of two episodes we speak to one of the Sunday Times journalists who exposed the story, charting Greensill's rise from son of Australian farmers to the ultimate insider.

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Guest: Gabriel Pogrund, Whitehall correspondent, The Sunday Times.

Host: David Aaronovitch.

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