File photo dated 04/08/10 of a sign for Lloyds Banking Group whose bosses denied political pressure to accept the Co-operative Bank's ill-fated £700 million bid for its branches today, insisting they... more 
File photo dated 04/08/10 of a sign for Lloyds Banking Group whose bosses denied political pressure to accept the Co-operative Bank's ill-fated £700 million bid for its branches today, insisting they acted in the best interests of shareholders. less 
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