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Post Office to offer current accounts
By new-statesman - 11 April 8:38

A new competitor for Britain’s high street banks.

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Manchester United signs $240m sponsor deal with Aon
By New Statesman - 08 April 7:10

The insurance broker replaces DHL as the football club’s training kit sponsor.

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Banking commission urges regulators to ban three former HBOS directors
By New Statesman - 05 April 9:20

Lord Stevenson, Sir James Crosby and Andy Hornby face city ban call.

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Bundesbank opens Deutsche Bank investigation
By New Statesman - 04 April 7:28

Credit derivatives misvaluation.

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HBOS to face MP criticism
By New Statesman - 03 April 9:20

The parliamentary commission report will put pressure on FSA regulators to take action.

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UK replaces FSA with two new regulatory authorities
By New Statesman - 02 April 9:00

“The start of resetting the system of financial regulation,” says George Osborne.

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Cyprus limits bank transactions
By New Statesman - 28 March 7:37

First eurozone country ever to apply capital controls.

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RBS and Lloyds have overstated their capital
By New Statesman - 28 March 7:09

RBS and Lloyds account for as much as £20bn of a £25bn capital shortfall across the sector.

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Fed orders Citigroup to develop anti-money laundering procedures
By New Statesman - 27 March 9:21

“We made substantial progress in strengthening our compliance with anti-money laundering rules,” says Citigroup.

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Cyprus signs €10bn bailout agreement
By New Statesman - 25 March 9:25

“We’ve put an end to the uncertainty that has affected Cyprus and the euro in recent days,” says Jeroen Dijsselbloem.

Investment bankers' pay gets closer to everyone else's
By New Statesman - 25 March 9:10

PWC research finds pay gap narrowing for the first time in a generation.

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Cyprus may wind up Laiki Bank
By New Statesman - 22 March 9:10

Failure could trigger an economic collapse and force the nation out of the euro area.

Budget 2013: The £10k personal allowance won’t reverse the impact of welfare cuts
By Spencer Thompson - 20 March 15:02

The small benefits the lowest earners will see from today's tax allowance rise does little to compensate for the enormous hit they will take from cuts to benefits.

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Citigroup agrees to pay $730m to settle class-action lawsuit
By New Statesman - 19 March 9:10

The second-biggest financial-crisis-related payout.

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Osborne to further cut public spending
By new-statesman - 19 March 9:05

Plans to end pay progression by introducing a single-tier pension.

Cyprus's banks will stay closed until Thursday
By New Statesman - 18 March 17:00

Fears of a bank run mount.

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European Parliament to extend bonus pay clampdown
By New Statesman - 18 March 9:05

Applying bonus caps to fund managers may prove more politically divisive.

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JPMorgan lied about $6bn trading losses, says John McCain
By New Statesman - 15 March 7:45

The US Senate subcommittee publishes 300-page report.

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Fed orders Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan to revise capital plans
By New Statesman - 15 March 7:29

Approves capital plans of 14 of the 18 large banks

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EU bonus cap to raise fixed salary costs of big UK banks
By New Statesman - 14 March 7:40

Andrew Bailey warns on new EU restriction.

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Lloyds to reduce stake in St James’s Place
By New Statesman - 12 March 9:26

Move to improve Lloyd’s capital position and maximise value for shareholders.

BIS and OFT hint at cosmestic changes to payday loan regulations
By Carl Packman - 11 March 13:21

Some positive, but largely symbolic, news.

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European banks rush to amend executive pay deals
By New Statesman - 11 March 10:53

New EU bonus rules will come into effect from January 2014.

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British banking commission urges stringent capital ratios
By New Statesman - 11 March 10:47

The parliamentary commission on banking standards said that elements of the proposed new banking law are overly weak.

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ECB agrees to maintain easy monetary policy
By New Statesman - 08 March 9:14

Retains refinancing rate for the eighth consecutive month

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Fed: Goldman Sachs is one of the weaker financial groups on Wall Street
By New Statesman - 08 March 9:10

Seventeen out of 18 institutions clear stress tests.

It's hard to let go, but RBS needs be returned to market
By James Ratcliff - 07 March 14:36

Let’s get out of this business, and invest in something more worthwhile, writes James Ratcliff.

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HSBC to tender audit contract
By New Statesman - 07 March 12:26

KPMG at risk

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