The controversy last October about whether the Government was set to offer its stake Lloyds Banking Group (LSE: LLOY) too cheaply to the public looks ironic in light of a steep fall in the share price since then. But for keen investors, that decline surely only makes the bank now more of a bargain.

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Owain Bennallack owns shares in Lloyds. The Motley Fool UK has no position in any of the shares mentioned. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.