RBS shares rose 2% to 258p, but this remains well below the 502p price on which the taxpayer breaks even for bailing out the bank.
A plan to build a bridge covered with trees and shrubs across the River Thames has lost the essential support of the mayor of London.
Barclays chief Jes Staley has been under pressure over his atttempts to unmask a whistleblower at the bank. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters.
Vauxhall showed a "reckless disregard for safety" by not stopping motorists driving Zafira B vehicles it knew were a fire risk, MPs said.
British house prices fell for a second month in a row in April, suggesting households are feeling the pinch from rising inflation since last year's Brexit vote and low wage growth.