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Call to sack HBOS directors

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By Ian Fraser Published: Sunday Herald Date: 28 September 2008 NONE OF the 15 board directors of Halifax Bank of Scotland should be permitted to join the board of the merged Lloyds Halifax banking and financial services group. The stark claim comes from Professor Stewart Hamilton, one of Scotland’s leading …

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HBOS: The crash landing

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By Ian Fraser Published: Sunday Herald Date: 21 September 2008 It was at a lavish party at Spencer House, the opulent former London residence of the family of Diana, Princess of Wales, that HBOS’s fate was sealed. Sir Victor Blank, the city grandee who has been chairman of Lloyds TSB …