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The Co-operative Bank has launched a new online banking service to help accountancy firms manage money on behalf of clients.


Chancellor George Osborne has warned that bankers would find a way of avoiding an EU financial transaction tax (FTT) and it would in fact hit pensioners the hardest.

A New Zealand-based specialist in building interfaces to banking data is opening its doors to UK accounting practices that want to automate bookkeeping duties for their business clients.


I have removed the Blog post as the situation was just too complicted to explain clearly.  Alan Kennedy

The company that I work for breached its bank covenants in 2009 and had to ask for a waiver and was put on special measures by the lender for several months.

The UK's five largest banks have come under increasing pressure to lend more to small business under the terms of the Project Merlin agreement.


Two MPs have written to RBS demanding an explanation of its use of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) to distort its financial position by up to £25bn.