The Bank of England has announced that from next year it will cut the maximum deposit it will protect to �75,000, leaving more people at risk if a bank fails.
Allegations that a �1.2bn sale of property assets to US private equity fund Cerberus was tainted by a �7m payment to a politician are to be examined by an emergency sitting at Northern Ireland's assembly next week.
Barclays has changed its auditor for the first time in 120 years after the introduction of rules that force banks to change the firms they use more frequently.
Ofcom has fined EE a total of �1m for failing to comply with rules dictating how to handle customer complaints. The comms watchdog announced that EE was one firm guilty of failing to ensure that customer grievances were dealt with appropriately and fairly.
Next year the government wants all new homes in the UK to meet zero carbon standards - and solar power could be key. 17:30, UK, Friday 03 July 2015.