Concerns Mount over Lloyds-HBOS Deal

Analysts worry Lloyds TSB will have too much exposure if it takes over struggling mortgage lender Halifax Bank of Scotland

Further doubts were raised about Lloyds TSB's (LLOY.L) emergency takeover of HBOS (HBOS.L) yesterday, as influential analysts warned that the deal could leave Lloyds short of capital and exposed to a surge in bad debts.

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