"The City is too powerful. We need to rebalance the economy away from the City. Goldman Sachs is evil"
- The Guardian, BBC, academics etc for as long as I can remember.
"The City is wonderful. We must do everything we can to keep the City happy. Especially Goldman Sachs. This is a disaster".
- The Guardian, BBC, academics now.
So either they didn't know what they were talking about, or they're just hyping every bit of bad news they can find.