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Barclays biggest loser of current accounts

Barclays has been the biggest victim of current account losses according to reports in a national newspaper.

Independent research carried out by pollster Mori reveals that more people are closing accounts at Barclays than opening them. The bank&#39s net share of the 700,000 people who switched accounts in the year to end June 2001 left it with a 10 per cent deficit.

The next biggest loser in the survey was Lloyds TSB, which was down by 4 per cent overall.

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