Lloyds sets up review for fraud victims under Prof Russel Griggs

The Scottish businessman will look at compensation claims stemming from the £245m fraud committed by Lynden Scourfield and other financiers 


HMRC director 'paid by firm avoiding tax'

The head of the ethics committee at HM Revenue & Customs faced criticism last night after it emerged that he earns more than £125,000 as the director of a company based in the tax haven of Guernsey.

Burnt out: Bank boss who went to Boots quits

Among the many bank bosses vilified after the British banking crisis, only Andy Hornby bounced straight back. After he lost his grip on HBOS and it had to be rescued from collapse, he was quickly rehired by Boots as chief executive.

Ex-HBOS chief makes swift £2m at Boots

The former boss of rescued bank HBOS earned more than £2 million in pay and benefits for just nine months in his new job heading high street giant Alliance Boots, it emerged today.

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Shareholder fury over Lloyds rescue plan

Lloyds shares suffered a further slump today as investors gave a poor reception to the latest rescue that will leave the bank majority owned by the taxpayer.