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Biting the bullet

18 Feb 2008 By Simon Nixon

The UK government dithered for five months before nationalising the mortgage lender. But it still has two more bullets to bite: what compensation, if any, to pay shareholders? And what to do with the Rock now? In both cases, the way forward is clear if politically unpalatable.

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