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Stepping up to the plate

14 October 2010 By George Hay

Standard Chartered s $5.2 bln rights issue will help it exceed new regulatory standards. But Barclays is actively exploring using contingent capital to fill the gap. If it succeeds, other UK banks may be able to meet the targets without slashing dividends or tapping shareholders.

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