U.K Lawmakers Grill 'Lazy' Antitrust Regulator After Bank Probe

  • Free checking accounts are a "con trick," lawmaker says
  • Grilling comes two weeks after results of retail banking probe

Conservative lawmaker, Mark Garnier.

Photographer: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

U.K. lawmakers assailed antitrust regulators for a report on bank checking accounts and small-business loans that allowed the industry “to pull the wool over their eyes."

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