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  1. 4 hours ago

    Princely sums: pay can sometimes seem to reward failure

    Nice work if you can get it. So thought this columnist, 20 years ago, on being paid £45 by a broadcaster to monitor...

  2. 4 hours ago

    RBS to scrap ‘teaser’ rates on home insurance products

    Royal Bank of Scotland is scrapping “teaser” rates on home insurance products in another move to stamp out unfair...

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  1. 8 hours ago

    Virgin Money chief Jayne-Anne Gadhia targets banks’ ‘oligopoly’

    It was a symbolic moment in British banking. At the City’s annual Mansion House dinner in June, George Osborne singled...

  2. 11 hours ago

    Three European banks fight for right to manage US pensions

    Three of Europe’s biggest banks are scrambling to keep their right to manage money for US pensioners after regulators...

  3. FT Alphaville

    August 25, 2015

    FT Opening Quote - Zurich tables £5.6bn RSA offer

    RSA seems willing to accept Zurich’s latest offer in turbulent markets and Poundland faces no quid pro quo for its 99p...

  4. August 24, 2015

    George Osborne aims to sell Lloyds stake within a year

    George Osborne aims to sell the government’s stake in Lloyds Banking Group within a year, prompting concern that he is...

  5. FT Alphaville

    August 24, 2015

    Bloodbath, charted

    From on high, via Alberto Gallo and RBS: And here’s how that contagion is looking… The Footsie was off more than 4.5...

  6. August 23, 2015

    Bank litigation costs hit $260bn — with $65bn more to come

    The wave of fines and lawsuits that has swept through the financial industry since the 2007-08 crisis has cost big...

  7. August 18, 2015

    RBS agrees to sell Luxembourg fund business

    Royal Bank of Scotland has struck a deal to sell its Luxembourg fund arm to private equity group Blackfin Capital...

  8. August 14, 2015

    UK banks: fine times

    What next? Just as UK banks thought the worst of the multibillion-pound claims for mis-sold payment protection...

  9. August 12, 2015

    RBS hands £3.3m of shares to top staff

    Royal Bank of Scotland has awarded £3.35m in shares to its management team a week after the government began selling...

  10. August 10, 2015

    ABN Amro wins back pre-break-up clients

    ABN Amro has won back many of the corporate clients acquired by rivals Royal Bank of Scotland and Deutsche Bank and the...

  11. August 4, 2015

    Mediobanca takes control of London-based Cairn Capital

    Mediobanca, Italy’s most powerful investment bank, has agreed its first foreign acquisition in its 70-year-history,...

  12. August 4, 2015

    Hedge funds make quick buck after getting wind of RBS stake sale

    Hedge funds made a fast buck at the taxpayer’s expense last week by betting against Royal Bank of Scotland shares...

  13. August 4, 2015

    Lesson I learnt tackling financial crisis that never was

    One of the stranger experiences you can have as a Treasury minister is engaging in a tense discussion with the governor...

  14. August 4, 2015

    Direct Line cuts costs to deliver profits rise on flat premiums

    Direct Line, the insurer spun off from Royal Bank of Scotland, overcame a fiercely competitive market to deliver a jump...

  15. August 4, 2015

    RBS short sellers embarrass Osborne

    George Osborne was too young for punk rock, a rallying cry of which was: “never trust a hippy”. But he could usefully...

  16. August 4, 2015

    Government stake sale in Royal Bank of Scotland draws fire

    It may have been a watershed moment for Britain’s banking system, but George Osborne was “not around” on Tuesday to...

  17. FT Alphaville

    August 4, 2015

    FT Opening Quote - RBS 5.4% freer of government interference

    The UK government’s stake sale in RBS may mark the end of its meddling in the bank’s affairs, JustEat has 57 per cent...

  18. August 3, 2015

    Reluctant shareholder George Osborne loses patience with RBS

    Seven years, three chief executives and £45bn of taxpayer funds later, the British government’s decision to start...

  19. August 3, 2015

    UK government can take its time over asset sales

    In July 1979, an article in the Financial Times introduced the public to the word “privatisation” — coined by the then...

  20. August 3, 2015

    Royal Bank of Scotland fortunes ebbed and flowed under 3 chiefs

    As the British government begins the process of selling £2bn of its shares in Royal Bank of Scotland, we take a look at...

  21. August 3, 2015

    RBS: about time, too

    Well that took longer than it should have. The UK government has finally started selling down its 78 per cent stake in...

  22. August 3, 2015

    Sale of RBS stake marks start of the UK’s biggest privatisation

    Chancellor George Osborne has kicked off Britain’s biggest privatisation by selling £2bn of shares in Royal Bank of...

  23. August 2, 2015

    George Osborne aims to eclipse Thatcher era asset sales record

    George Osborne aims to eclipse the Thatcherite privatisation boom as the chancellor oversees the biggest sale of...

  24. July 31, 2015

    Osborne ‘itching’ to start sale of RBS

    Senior City of London financiers say George Osborne is “desperate” and “itching” to start the first sale of government...

  25. July 31, 2015

    RBS hit by second technology glitch

    Royal Bank of Scotland has suffered a cyber attack causing its second technology glitch in only six weeks, leaving...

  26. FT Alphaville

    July 30, 2015

    Lessons in distorting your own market from China's "national team"

    There’s a wild new theory going around that China’s (new and old) stock market slide is less down to this kind of...

  27. July 30, 2015

    Royal Bank of Scotland: step by step

    Think of it as a downpayment. Royal Bank of Scotland’s unexpected £293m second-quarter profit — up 27 per cent from a...

  28. FT Alphaville

    July 30, 2015

    FT Opening Quote - Banks challenged on Super Thursday of results

    It’s a Super Thursday of company results both in the UK and on the continent, so probably a good day to release bad...

  29. July 30, 2015

    RBS warns of ‘tough issues’ ahead as profits rise

    Royal Bank of Scotland dashed investor hopes of a dividend payment next year and warned of a “noisy” period ahead with...

  30. July 28, 2015

    Zurich raises prospect of clean RSA exit for Hester

    Stephen Hester spent five years trying to revive the fortunes of crisis-hit Royal Bank of Scotland before political...

  31. July 28, 2015

    RBS plans sale of Citizens shares to take stake below 25%

    Royal Bank of Scotland said it planned to sell its entire stake in Citizens, the US retail bank, by the end of the...

  32. FT Alphaville

    July 28, 2015

    China vs its stock market, charted

    Courtesy of RBS: Click to enlarge. As said already, we’ll get back to you when we know if this is the government...

  33. July 27, 2015

    The universal dangers shown by Toshiba’s failings

    The causes and consequences of the long-running inflation of profits by Toshiba reflect some uniquely Japanese cultural...

  34. FT Alphaville

    July 27, 2015

    FT Opening Quote - Ryanair profits climb 25 per cent

    Merlin has warned its profits will be hit by the Alton Towers accident, GVC is back in for bwin and Ryanair says a big...

  35. FT Data

    July 22, 2015

    Bank fines: get the data

    Global banks have paid $162.2bn in fines and legal settlements with US regulators since the financial crisis, data...

  36. July 16, 2015

    Lloyds returns £13bn to UK taxpayer

    The UK government has offloaded a further 1 per cent of the taxpayers’ stake in Lloyds Banking Group, as it continues...

  37. July 15, 2015

    Rake’s move to be chairman of Worldpay signals IPO

    Fresh from the bloodletting on the board of Barclays, Sir Mike Rake’s next task may be heading one of the biggest UK...

  38. July 15, 2015

    Barclays rows on without Rake as the tide turns for BarCap

    Jolly ousting weather for the Henley Regatta earlier this month. John McFarlane, incoming chairman of Barclays, was...

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