Banking - Archive

May 2018 articles

HSBC has held on to the title of Europe's largest bank once again, according to new data, as the top four remained unchanged. [...]

16 May
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It may seem unlikely, but a Saudi Arabian bank merger announced today means Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) could be one step closer [...]

16 May
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Can we relax about the UK economy now that wages are rising faster than inflation? [...]

16 May
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The Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banking Group (CYBG) has today said that it suffered a loss in the six months ended 31 March 2018 [...]

15 May
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Trading is a commonly misunderstood career. Many perceive it as a way to get rich quick and have an elaborate lifestyle, but [...]

15 May
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Uncertainty surrounding the phasing-out of Libor, the out-of-favour method of calculating the inter-bank lending rate, could [...]

14 May
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American bank JP Morgan Chase has submitted an application to China’s securities regulator to set up a new brokerage business [...]

14 May
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HSBC said today that it had completed a transaction using blockchain, saying that indicates the technology is commercially viable [...]

14 May
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Lloyds Bank today announced £2bn of fresh funding to help UK businesses invest more sustainably. [...]

14 May
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The scale of the gender pay gap in financial services has been revealed with new research showing that for top earners the gender [...]

14 May
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Collapsed outsourcer Carillion hid its debt and used late payment to its suppliers to prop up its balance sheet, MPs have said [...]

14 May
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Spanish banking group Santander said today it is building a standalone digital bank in the UK in a move aimed at boosting its [...]

13 May
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A former Deutsche Bank broker has been hit with a confiscation order today for more than £1m following a conviction for insider [...]

11 May
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Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive Ross McEwan has hit back at reports he is preparing to step down, today insisting he wants [...]

11 May
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The chief executive of Barclays, Jes Staley, has today been whacked with a hefty fine for his handling of a whistleblowing scandal [...]

11 May
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