Given the resilience in economic activity following the referendum, Andrzej Szczepaniak, of Barclays, believes the Bank of England will now "stay put" in November.
The troubled German lender Deutsche Bank has unexpectedly returned to profit in the third quarter, beating analysts' estimates and helping to alleviate concerns over its litigation issues.
Barclays has put another �600m aside to cover the cost of payment protection insurance mis-selling as it reported a slight decline in third-quarter net profits.
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Debenhams reported a 10 per cent fall in annual pre-tax profit on Thursday in a sign of the challenge facing new chief executive Sergio Bucher as the nation's clothes shoppers cut back on spending.