The bank, which was spun off as a separate business by Lloyds Banking Group in June, said nearly one in 10 new bank account customers in the UK were choosing TSB.
China has said its property prices fell 1.3% in September, marking the first year-on-year fall in the sector. The government measures property prices across its 70 biggest cities.
Annual profits at Debenhams fell more than 20%, reflecting lower sales during last year's warm winter. Britain's No 2 department store chain said it was cautious about the future, with consumer spending power remaining under pressure.
A statement from the Staffordshire-based business said C & C, makers of the cider brands Bulmers and Magners and Tennent's beer, had made a preliminary approach regarding a possible offer.
Pets at Home reported increasing sales in the first half of the year as the VIP Club loyalty card helped repeat business and owners pampered their pets with grooming services.