"Almost everyone was affected by the crisis one way or another. ... It’s a bad thing, whether a society is small or big, to have these matters unsolved. These are the most serious economic crimes that have ever been committed in Iceland. Taking into account how many people it touches, how it affects the economy, if this behaviour had not been dealt with, it would have been a fault for the system."
Åklagaren Ólafur Þór Hauksson i Financial Times om rättsprocesserna mot tidigare banktoppar med koppling till finanskraschen.