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Lowering the bar

13 February 2008 By Jeffrey Goldfarb

If Northern Rock wasn t enough to scare investors from the sector, its mortgage lending rival did the trick. Unexpected writedowns, shrinking margins and more deadbeat borrowers sent B&B s shares reeling to an alltime low. It s an ominous sign to start the reporting season.

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