Politics 3 July 2013 "I was told about this £20bn down the back of the sofa quite a long time ago" Vince Cable on RBS: business quote of the day. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML "I was told about this £20bn down the back of the sofa quite a long time ago by Mr Hester, and I couldn't understand his problem" Vince Cable, business secretary, talks to the BBC after the state-owned bank RBS says it has discovered £20bn that can be lent to small firms. › Why is the happily childless woman seen as the unicorn of society? Vince Cable. Photograph: Getty Images Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Diversify your income in increasingly concentrated UK markets How Brexit will affect boob jobs, hip replacements and other medical devices What happens when the European Medicines Agency leaves the UK?