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HBOS to appoint new treasurer

HBOS Treasury Services will hire a new treasurer in the coming months, a bank spokesperson told FX Week.

The current head of treasury in Scotland, Lindsay Mackay, will succeed Gordon McQueen as chief executive when he retires at the end of this year, after 27 years at the bank. Mackay’s replacement has not yet been decided, said the spokesperson.

Crédit Agricole head becomes Crédit Lyonnais chair

Jean Laurent, chief executive officer of Crédit Agricole, has been a