He tells the story of being a young trader, looking with pride at his book of trades because he'd never made a trade that lost money, until he realized that never losing money on a trade made him a loser on Wall Street, not a winner, because it meant he wasn't taking enough risk.

— Bob Diamond, head of Barclays, his early days on repo desk  

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