The “wild west” world of cryptocurrencies should be regulated by the City watchdog, MPs have said.
Royal Bank of Scotland boss Ross McEwan could again be hauled in front of MPs after being accused of misleading a parliamentary committee over a police investigation into former bank staff.
Fresh fears have been raised over access to cash as figures suggest free-to-use ATMs are vanishing at an “alarming” rate of more than 250 per month.
MPs say they are “increasingly concerned” about the impact of business rates on high street retailers after questioning if they were still “fit for purpose”.
An influential group of MPs has hit out at the City’s “alpha-male culture” and called for clearer bonus criteria and senior men to take up flexible working in order to boost women’s prospects.
Major banks fail to sign the Women in Finance Charter and pledging to promote gender diversity across their businesses.