Clydesdale Bank has said it will not reverse a decision to close a well-used Deeside village branch - despite hundreds petitioning to save it.
Hundreds of Aberdeenshire residents have banded together in an attempt to save one of the region's most rural banks from closure.
Banking giant RBS has launched a mobile service to replace three "vital" rural branches axed earlier this year.
Five of Britain's biggest banks have seen 60% of their profits eaten up by financial misconduct penalties over the last three years, a new study says.
A New York-based vulture fund has bought portfolios of dodgy debts from two UK banks worth £2.3billion.
Top managers of a failed bank would be replaced immediately and creditors told within two days the losses they will bear, the Bank of England said yesterday in its blueprint for avoiding taxpayer bailouts in future financial crises.
Britain's biggest banks have paid out less than 40% of the £4billion set aside to cover the mis-selling of complex interest rate hedging products, according to data from the financial regulator.
Lloyds Banking Group yesterday revealed it has dismissed eight members of staff as a result of disciplinary action taken after July's revelations about rate rigging.
Spanish banking magnate Emilio Botin, who built the country's Banco Santander into a global financial giant and was widely seen as the nation's most influential business leader, has died of a heart attack aged 79.
Part of the exclusive private bank used by Her Majesty the Queen could be sold off to raise funds for its owner, the Royal Bank of Scotland.
Aberdeen University graduate Jim Pettigrew has been named as the new chairman of Clydesdale Bank as the firm's Australian owner considers its options for its UK operations.
Britain's "big four" lenders are facing a full-scale competition probe over personal accounts and small business banking under plans set out by the watchdog yesterday.