HSBC switches customers to new account

Bank converts packaged deal into fee-free account

Latest savings rates

Deals available on August 15

Latest Isa rates

Deals available on August 15

Latest National Savings & Investments rates

Up to date rates from the state-owned savings bank

Banks simplify overdraft terms

Flat daily fees for overdrafts becoming common

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Challenger banks on the charge

Newcomers have so far failed to dent Big Four’s share

Leeds Building Society, Kingsway, London. Photograph: Rosie Hallam
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Leeds axes 10-year bond

‘Unique’ product closed after less than a month

Millions face punitive pension exit fees

Government urged to protect savers “trapped” in older schemes

Mobile payments to India launched

Barclays unveils money transfer service for UK bank customers

First ‘simple product’ hallmark awarded

Savings product providers apply for seal of approval after review

Big banks lose current account customers

Challenger banks early winners from switching service

Isa top-up window closing

Yorkshire, Skipton and Triodos restrict cash Isa top-ups

Current account switching picks up

Payments Council hails 16 per cent rise in first half

Challenger bank Paragon improves savings rate

The new lender enhances terms on its one-year account

FCA warns on bank deposit returns

Savers suffer poor rates of interest, says UK regulator

Hope for vulnerable generation

Life is more expensive these days but it is still possible to save

Share scheme tax relief up 45%

Exercise of SAYE share options drives increase

More cash Isa providers raise rates

Barclays, Leeds BS and Aldermore latest to nudge rates higher

Virgin boosts savings rates

Bank unveils savings range ahead of new Isa limits

‘Super Isa’ interest rate warning

Concern mounts over low interest rates on cash