CRYP­TIC CROSSWORD

Finweek English Edition - - ON THE MONEY QUIZ & CROSSWORD -

ACROSS

1 Food item ap­pro­pri­ate for singer (8) 5 Ire­land is at the end of the rain­bow (4) 9 Bold Amer­i­can al­most suc­ceeds in cross­ing treach­er­ous part of chan­nel (5) 10 Own an up-mar­ket disco (2,5) 11 Back­ups need un­der a sec­ond (4) 12 In the event, didn’t fin­ish drink in the pub be­fore time (8) 13 Town mem­o­rably a new town (6,7) 18 Nathaniel’s spun yarn about tin mine (8) 19 About, for in­stance, back en­clo­sure (4) 20 Take dic­ta­tor back to in­ten­sive care – he’s brain dead (7) 21 In a bad mood, taxi driver is right out of it (5) 22 Travel notes (4) 23 Ma­chine as­sem­bled by ap­pren­tice, one

piece at a time (8)

DOWN

2 Get­ting rid of steady af­ter a long time (7) 3 Pass­ing time, I get right an­swer first time (7) 4 Ram­pant ma­nia in car­tel, Columbian per­haps (5,8) 6 Sounds like in­cor­rect Euro­pean in­stru­ment (7) 7 Style we de­velop mu­si­cally (7) 8 Waived away sur­vey (6) 13 Grad­u­ate ap­par­ently dead as a dog (7) 14 More bloom­ing tea, per­haps that is rooi­bos ini­tially (7) 15 French horn at English recital fea­tured in an elab­o­rate piece (6) 16 Con­trol by magic spells is mag­neism (7) 17 Re­lat­ing to fi­nite num­bers but not in charge of cal­cu­la­tion process (7)

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