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CITY VIEWS: HAVE YOU SEEN EVIDENCE THAT THE "CHAMPAGNE LIFESTYLE" IS MAKING A COMEBACK IN THE CITY?

<strong>GRAHAM GLEN </strong> COMMERZBANK<br />&ldquo;No, I haven&rsquo;t &ndash; and the best example of that is when I look outside my office window in the evening, the bar just outside is never full. People are still relatively downbeat as they are scared about redundancies, and no one&rsquo;s got a lot of cash to spare.&rdquo;<br /><br /><strong>JOHN BYRNE </strong> UBS<br />&ldquo;Human nature is human nature, so after the initial shock of the crisis, people will go back to their previous lifestyle as needs and wants haven&rsquo;t changed. The government is to blame, though &ndash; if they hadn&rsquo;t bailed out firms, we&rsquo;d see a lot more responsibility.&rdquo;<br /><br /><strong>JEREMY TRINDER </strong> WHITE &amp; CASE<br />&ldquo;I haven&rsquo;t seen any signs of that &ndash; even if people are letting their hair down more, they&rsquo;re keeping it very quiet because of public sentiment. No one wants to stick his or her head above the parapet, so everyone is just taking their cue from other people.&rdquo;