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    1. December 16, 2014

      BoE’s first stress exam signals issues ahead

      For most of this year, the Bank of England’s first ever public stress test exercise has been hanging ominously over the...

    2. FT Alphaville

      December 16, 2014

      The UK banking system, stressed

      Do click through for the full thing — the Co-Op is the loser of the bunch and was told to hand in a new capital plan. RBS...

    3. December 16, 2014

      Bank of England to test banks’ emerging market exposure

      Bank of England governor Mark Carney has promised to put banks’ emerging market exposures under the spotlight in Britain’s...

    4. December 12, 2014

      Banks sign up to offer fee-free accounts

      The UK government is to unveil the details of a new fee-free current account on Monday, which will be offered by major high...

    5. December 10, 2014

      RBS to scale back Japan fixed-income trading business

      Royal Bank of Scotland plans to wind down its core fixed-income trading business in Japan, a market it entered more than 40...

    6. December 8, 2014

      UK retail banks questioned by MPs on fraud levels

      An influential committee of MPs has asked the UK’s five leading high street banks to report on how they assemble fraud...

    7. December 7, 2014

      PayPal poses bigger threat to UK lenders than ‘challenger’ banks

      The UK’s biggest high street lenders face a greater threat of losing customers to PayPal than to new “challenger” banks or...

    8. December 3, 2014

      Bank of Cyprus: caged bears

      Brace yourself. Put the key in the lock, and slowly turn it. Then, gently, open the door of the cage and wait to see if the...

    9. December 3, 2014

      Autumn Statement 2014: UK banks hit by Osborne’s £3.5bn tax plans

      George Osborne has surprised British banks by announcing a crackdown on their ability to use losses made since the financial...

    10. December 1, 2014

      On the issue of bank conduct the consensus is more must be done

      It struck many observers as odd when Barclays decided against joining a group of six banks that last month agreed to pay...

    11. November 25, 2014

      Tesco shareholders prepare claim over losses

      A UK law firm is recruiting shareholders to join a proposed legal action against Tesco, the embattled supermarket group,...

    12. November 24, 2014

      Aviva must show Friends is more than just a round of sandwiches

      Aviva’s proposed tie-up with Friends Life smacks of those times when you pop out for a snack and return with a cheese...

    13. November 24, 2014

      A culture ratio is more important than a capital one

      Tim Geithner said he realised Merrill Lynch’s risk culture was not in great shape when John Thain, then chief executive, did...

    14. November 23, 2014

      Larger global banks are cutting back on international private banking operations

      Big is no longer always beautiful in private banking. After years of expansion, some of the larger global banks have scaled...

    15. November 23, 2014

      Strong growth moves Asia’s billionaires to top of the tree

      Last month, Hong Kong’s financial secretary, John Tsang, opened Standard Chartered’s new wealth management centre in the...

    16. November 23, 2014

      RBS chairman apologises for misleading evidence given to MPs

      Royal Bank of Scotland has apologised for the first time after senior managers gave “misleading” evidence to MPs over...

    17. November 23, 2014

      Terra Firma appoints adviser to consider Four Seasons’ future

      Terra Firma, Guy Hands’ private equity firm, has appointed Blackstone to advise on options for Four Seasons Health Care...

    18. November 23, 2014

      Intesa sets sights on UK with possible bid for Coutts

      Intesa Sanpaolo, Italy’s leading domestic lender, is considering a bid for Coutts, the wealth management arm of Royal Bank...

    19. November 21, 2014

      RBS ordered to call in auditors after admitting stress test error

      Royal Bank of Scotland has been ordered by the UK’s financial watchdog to pull in its auditors after uncovering a major...

    20. November 20, 2014

      Fracking debut of Ineos boss points to less gassing and more drilling

      Is there a hard-boiled chemicals entrepreneur in the house? Step forward Ineos boss Jim Ratcliffe. British industry has need...

    21. November 20, 2014

      RBS fine signals PRA’s tougher approach to operational risk

      The UK Prudential Regulation Authority’s fine of the Royal Bank of Scotland for IT failures was the smaller slice of the...

    22. November 20, 2014

      Aged IT exposes big banks to young challengers

      Banks’ archaic technology systems have been branded a “ticking time-bomb” after Royal Bank of Scotland was hit with a record...

    23. November 20, 2014

      Royal Bank of Scotland fined £56m for IT meltdown

      Royal Bank of Scotland has been hit with the biggest retail fine in history from the UK’s financial watchdogs after an IT...

    24. November 18, 2014

      Goldman Sachs forex trader quits after claims of prior misconduct

      A Goldman Sachs foreign exchange trader has left his job at the US investment bank’s London office following allegations...

    25. November 18, 2014

      Citizens’ Van Saun sees opportunity after RBS

      Bruce Van Saun says he “lived in a fishbowl” for much of his four-year stint as finance director of Royal Bank of Scotland....

    26. November 17, 2014

      Royal Bank of Scotland braces for fines over IT meltdown

      Royal Bank of Scotland is braced for a fine worth tens of millions of pounds as soon as this week for a big IT meltdown that...

    27. November 17, 2014

      MPs call for pay penalties to apply to more bankers

      Regulators should subject more bankers to a tougher pay regime, including bonus clawbacks, say MPs. In a report published on...

    28. November 14, 2014

      European banks wake up to the pain of US-sized fines

      Bank fines worldwide broke all kinds of records this week, as $4.3bn in penalties were meted out by US, Swiss and UK...

    29. November 14, 2014

      Forex banks prepare to claw back bonuses

      Five banks at the heart of the forex rate rigging probe are preparing to claw back millions of dollars in bonuses from...

    30. November 13, 2014

      US and Brussels target at least 12 banks over forex

      Six banks agreed a $4.3bn settlement with UK, US and Swiss regulators on Wednesday for allegedly attempting to manipulate...

    31. November 13, 2014

      Barclays shareholders wanted forex deal

      Barclays investors have criticised the bank’s last-minute decision to withdraw from a global regulatory settlement, saying...

    32. November 13, 2014

      Swiss investigate individuals in forex case

      Swiss prosecutors have opened criminal investigations into several individuals in connection with alleged manipulation of...

    33. November 12, 2014

      No end in sight to a rotten culture

      On the Richter scale of financial skulduggery, this surely rates a score of 10. When traders at some of the world’s largest...

    34. November 12, 2014

      Questions raised over Financial Conduct Authority’s forex probe

      The UK’s financial watchdog has taken just 13 months to investigate whether the world’s $5tn-day foreign exchange market was...

    35. November 12, 2014

      Ulster Bank hit with record Irish regulatory fine

      Ulster Bank has been hit with the biggest penalty imposed by Irish financial regulators for the month-long failure of its...

    36. beyondbrics

      November 11, 2014

      Guest post: China - reverting to which mean?

      By Louis Kuijs of RBS China’s economic growth is coming down, trend-wise, but opinions differ widely over how much and how...

    37. November 9, 2014

      More than 5,000 join lawsuit against Lloyds over HBOS deal

      More than 5,000 investors have joined a class action-style lawsuit against Lloyds Banking Group, claiming they lost about...

    38. November 6, 2014

      Hester holds firm on cuts to RSA cost base

      Stephen Hester, the former banker drafted in to run RSA this year, stood by his plans to cut the FTSE 100 insurer’s cost...

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