Mr.Field: Interest rates are likely to fall. There’s no way those
(Finance Director) guys in the States are going to keep them so high.
Mrs.Powers: You may be right, but I doubt if they’ll come down
(Accounts Manager) very soon. After all, American banks are never in a
hurry about these things.
Mr.Field: Oh, I don’t know. I reckon we could see a drop of 1
or even 1,5% early next week.
Mrs.Powers: Surely not. The most we can expect is 0,5% and not
for at least a month. I think . . .
Mr.Keen: We don’t seem to be getting anywhere. Let’s move
(Chairman) on to the next point.