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Nationwide tops public relations survey

Nationwide received more positive comment in the UK national press for the third month in succession and for the fifth month out of six.

Nationwide&#39s surprise 0.2 per cent mortgage rate cut meant that they scored more than twice as much as the next placed company, fund managers Fidelity. Its mini cash Isa, credit card, current account and overdraft also drew favourable comment, according to research by PressWatch Analysis for November 2000.

In third place was Legal & General, followed by Egg and then Norwich Union.

Bottom was Equitable Life, followed by Axa, Canada Life, Sun Life and FirstPlus.

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