n.1.(O. Eng. Law) A duty paid to the king by the cognizee in a fine of lands, when the same was fully passed; - called also the king's silver.
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Two, as Goldman Sachs proved, investment banking/trading revenues have bottomed and nobody benefits more from Barclay's de facto exit from investment banking or BNP Paribas's post-fine capital ratios more than the House of Morgan.