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Around 600,000 direct debits and other payments were held up by a computer processing problem,

Net lending from banks taking part in the Funding for Lending Scheme (FLS) to small and medium-sized enterprises grew by £635m in the first three months of the year.


UK ‘challenger’ banks grew faster than the UK’s five biggest banks in 2014, according to a KPMG report.


The British Bankers’ Association (BBA) says a planned shake up of the banks could force millions of people to have a new bank account sort code.


The Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA) will launch an



Those "waking up to money" or to headlines in selected media (ahem!) will be gasping over their croissants at the headline. Is this a further raft of legislation ?

‘Fractional Reserve Banking’ - has this become the scourge of the banking industry because it materially affects liquidity and effectively allows the banks to ‘print money’ outside of BOE control


Banks could be forced to direct rejected loan applicants to alternative finance providers, the government has announced


Credit Suisse helped thousands of its US customers conceal their Swiss accounts and avoid billions of dollars in American taxes, a new report has alleged.