LONDON Dec 11 (Reuters) - Nathan Bostock has proved himself an expert in shrinking bloated banks, yet his retail banking skills are likely to hold the key to whether he lands the top job at Santander's British arm.
British households are spending less than they did six years ago but for the first time they are spending more on housing, fuel and energy than transport, official statistics show.
The company behind Monarch Airlines and tour operator Cosmos is back in the black, two years after its Swiss shareholders were forced to inject �75m into the travel business.
MARTIN Weale, a top policy maker at the Bank of England, has broken ranks and claimed that Mark Carney's flagship forward guidance strategy is not having the big economic impact the Governor planned.
Earlier this year, an East London pub hit the headlines when it became the first place in the country to accept Bitcoins for booze.