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Bank duo oppose Lloyds-HBOS deal

Two of Scotland's most respected bankers have urged HBOS shareholders to reject the Lloyds TSB takeover of the company.

Sir Peter Burt, the former chief of the Bank of Scotland, and Sir George Matthewson, the former head of the Royal Bank of Scotland said they could help HBOS remain independent.

Joe Lynam reports.


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