UK and abroad

UK and abroad

Bank says sorry over app glitch

May 23, 2014

Two major banking groups have apologised after customers were hit by separate technical glitches today. RBS Group said customers of its brands NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland and Ulster Bank struggled to log in.

UK and abroad

Another tough day for FTSE 100

May 20, 2014

The FTSE 100 closed lower for the second day in a row today after weak earnings from Vodafone and Marks & Spencer proved a drag on the market. The index finished 42.5 points down at 6802.

UK and abroad

May 9, 2014

Ithaca Energy, Petrofac and Johnston Press all take a severe pummelling on the stock market


Is Next the next M&S?

April 30, 2014

Fashion chain Next has stepped up the pressure on rival Marks & Spencer by raising its profits guidance for the current year to as much as £790million.