Wednesday, October 14, 2015   

Britain offloads £4b stake in Lloyds
(03-26 15:32)

Britain has sold an extra 7.8-percent stake in state-rescued Lloyds Banking Group for £4.2 billion, it said today.
The latest sale takes the government's total holding in the bailed-out bank from 32.7 percent to 24.9 percent, the Treasury added in a statement.—AFP

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