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 Jeremy Corbyn has found a vulnerable spot on Theresa May and trade Politicians are worried that their pensions are destroying the planet. Is yours? Nap Store: Where did all these new mattress start-ups come from?