The next step in the healing process for shell-shocked U.K. banks - their exit from government...

|By:, SA News Editor

The next step in the healing process for shell-shocked U.K. banks - their exit from government stewardship - could come within a year. Sources say their custodian has begun sounding out sovereign wealth funds and other institutions about buying part of Britain's 43% stake in Lloyds (LYG) and 70% in Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS).