One of the UK’s biggest banks has delivered a major boost to women in business by launching a £1 billion funding pot to support female entrepreneurs.
Barclays boss Jes Staley has warned that further cuts in UK interest rates are becoming a less powerful tool to boost the economy and risk taking their toll on the banking system.
A new specialist bank for farmers will launch later this year.
Savings providers will have to set a single rate across their easy access accounts under proposals from the City regulator.
Bank customers will be able to walk up to a high street cash machine and apply for a loan or have a video chat with a mortgage adviser under a bold five-year vision set out by the world’s largest maker of ATMs.
The boss of under-fire Metro Bank will step down at the end of 2019 after a bruising year for the high street lender.
NatWest customers might soon be able to do their weekly shop with nothing but the keys in their pocket, as the bank kicks off a trial of a new fob which can be used to pay in stores.
Peer-to-peer lender Zopa has secured an 11th hour £140 million funding lifeline needed for plans to become a full challenger bank.
Around 370 jobs will be hit in a round of branch closures, TSB said as it revealed the locations of all 82 sites set to shut next year.
TSB has announced the 17 branches that will close in Scotland next year following a review of its UK network.
The banking industry suffers around five IT failures each week typically, shutting millions of customers out of accounts and making payments, according to analysis from Which?
New Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) chief executive Alison Rose unveiled a senior management reshuffle during her first day at the helm of the Scottish banking giant.
Standard Chartered has shrugged off protests in Hong Kong and a slowdown in the global economy to post a hike in third-quarter profits.
Treasury officials have been accused of ignoring the “banking emergency” blighting the north of Scotland.
An MSP has written to the Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive asking him to look at piloting a banking centre in a rural area such as the north-east of Scotland.
A long-awaited report into the alleged mistreatment of thousands of small businesses by Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) led MPs to call it a “whitewash” after its publication yesterday.
Rural communities across Scotland are being "completely shut out" by bank closures and moves towards a cashless society, MPs have heard.
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is investigating allegations of cronyism after a whistleblower claimed the lender appointed a man to a top role on the basis that he is the friend of a senior staff member.
CYBG’s £1.7 billion takeover of Virgin Money has been formally completed, marking one of the first major banking deals since the financial crisis.
Every week Royal Bank of Scotland flying banker, Anne Rendall, embarks on a whistle-stop tour of Scotland’s islands, bringing vital services to the country’s most remote communities.
A new banking partnership has been formed to provide finance to farmers for urgent or complicated projects.
A north-east couple claim they could be forced into bankruptcy due to spiralling factoring costs.
Business chiefs have urged Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) to invest some of its £1.8 billion half-year profits in guaranteeing access to its services for all customers.
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) investors were unimpressed by forecast-busting first quarter results from the banking giant yesterday.
The Scottish Parliament will host a meeting today to scrutinise the closures of banks in the north-east.
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) will start the ring-fencing of its retail banking operations at the end of this month.
Campaigners have pledged to hold a day of action across the country as they battle to stop RBS from axing 62 branches.
The boss of TSB has called for a “major shake-up” of UK banking after research found nearly three quarters (71%) of customers of the “big five” feel they are taken for granted.
The campaign to spare an Aberdeen bank from closure has surged forward with a petition being formed calling on the UK Government to intervene.
Many people view retirement as a time to relax and take things easy. But, for one former London banker, that option never appealed.
RBS bosses face a grilling by MPs over scores of planned bank closures.
A politician has put forward proposals for a “new and radical way” of delivering banking services in rural communities.