A pensioner was forced to wage a court battle for his £193,000 inheritance after it was transferred to another bank customer by mistake.
Barclays and BT have become the latest high-profile firms to distance themselves from the Duke of York, as pressure mounts over the royal role of the Queen’s second son.
British manufacturers are set to gain £13 billion over the next five years by shifting their focus from selling to wholesalers and retailers, and going direct to consumers, a new report by Barclays Bank has found.
Nearly a quarter of 18 to 34-year-olds have fallen for a Black Friday scam in the past five years, a survey has found.
Barclays UK chairman Sir Ian Cheshire has insisted British businesses would “get on and deal with” whichever government wins the election, despite City fears over Jeremy Corbyn.
A Deeside dental practice has been given a boost by Barclays to invest in the latest technology.
The UK business of Santander took a major hit from the PPI mis-selling scandal as profits dipped in the first nine months of the year.
Barclays has posted higher profits in the third quarter despite taking a £1.4 billion hit for payment protection insurance (PPI) claims.
Barclays has reversed a decision to axe cash withdrawals from Post Office branches from January after a backlash from MPs and consumer campaigners.
More than 100 MPs have urged Barclays to reverse its decision to end over-the-counter cash withdrawals for customers from Post Office branches from next year.
Bank customers will continue to be able to access a range of their providers’ everyday cash and cheque services through the Post Office after a new agreement was reached.
Barclays has ring-fenced more than 100 branches located in remote or “last bank in town” areas so that they will remain until at least October 2021.
Barclays has pledged not to close branches in remote areas or where it is the last bank in town for the next two years.
Hearing financial terms such as “stockbroker” and “investment risk” really can strike physical fear into people, research suggests.
The fashion retailer behind brands Jacamo, Simply Be and JD Williams expects to put aside up to £30 million extra to deal with PPI claims, after seeing related inquiries surge tenfold in the run-up to the deadline.
Bank customers were left despairing as they experienced 90-minute queues on the phone amidst a last-minute rush of PPI claims.
Charges against Barclays relating to its emergency fundraising from Qatar at the height of the financial crisis have been dismissed.
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) said yesterday a £3.6 billion deal struck with the US Department for Justice was a “milestone moment” in its efforts to clean up the business.
UK banking and economic growth are under the spotlight this week, with experts forecasting mixed results and a weakening respectively.
Banking giant Barclays has launched a tool to help businesses manage their key data all in one place.
A leading bank says more needs to be done to translate youthful enthusiasm into entrepreneurship across Scotland.
A fledgling brewery in the north-east has secured a £120,000 funding package to increase production capacity more than six fold.
Barclays is to sell its French retail banking business to AnaCap Financial Partners as it continues to sell off non-core assets.
The Brexit vote has dealt a hammer blow to heavyweight financial stocks, with some shares being temporarily suspended this morning as the losses stack up
Moray businessman Srinivas Badam said yesterday he had nearly doubled turnover at his retailing venture, MS Corp, after investing nearly £500,000 in a Buckie-based post office network and a convenience store in Macduff.
Oil prices are on their way up and there is no new financial crisis about to derail recovery in the global economy, a top banker said on a visit to Aberdeen yesterday.
North-east law firm Aberdein Considine has further diversified its business outside the region having secured new corporate and public sector clients.
The number of millionaires in Scotland has soared over the past five years, according to new research.
A competition watchdog probe into small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) banking is a chance to end a duopoly in the market in Scotland, a business chief said yesterday.
British branded goods are worth more to overseas consumers than those branded Scottish, English or Welsh, according to research commissioned by Barclays Corporate Banking.
The banking industry is upping its game in its fight against fraud.
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.