Alliance & Leicester

Alliance & Leicester

List price: US$63.99

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Alliance & Leicester is a former UK-based bank and PLC, which now operates as a trading name of Santander UK. Alliance & Leicester was legally acquired in May 2010 by Santander UK, and was expected to be fully incorporated by 2011. Formed in 1985 through a merger of the Alliance Building Society and the Leicester Building Society, Alliance & Leicester became a bank in 1997 when it was floated on the London Stock Exchange. It was formerly listed in the FTSE 250 Index, having been a FTSE 100 constituent from April 1997 to June 2008. The former building society was formed by the merger of the Alliance Building Society (originally based in and called the Brighton & Sussex) and the Leicester Building Society on 1 October 1985. In 1990, the society acquired Girobank, a major provider of cash-handling services to the government and large companies and current accounts, from the Post Office. With other large building societies such as Halifax and Woolwich, Alliance & Leicester decided to float on the London Stock Exchange, generating windfall payments to members worth up to 5,000 each. Flotation took place on 21 April more

Product details

  • Paperback | 132 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 204g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134940755
  • 9786134940757