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Honours awarded to financial services community

The Queen’s New Year’s honours list awarded decorations to members of the financial services community including FSA deputy chair Stewart Boyd and the Co-operative Bank Financial Services former chief-executive Mervyn Kay Pedelty. Boyd receives an OBE for services to the finance sector while Pedelty receives a knighthood for services to business and charity.

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