Lagarde says Sarkozy might leave G-20 summit regarding bonuses:

French President Nicolas Sarkozy wants "substantial, significant and detailed" agreement on keeping bankers' bonuses in check and might walk away from the Group of 20 summit this week if he does not get it, said Finance Minister Christine Lagarde. "I hope that we will save [Sarkozy] the trouble of having to walk out," she said. "I would find it absolutely outrageous and extraordinary if leaders of other countries did not understand the necessity to change the system and not go back to business as usual."

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