LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland said on Thursday that an independent review by law firm Clifford Chance had found no evidence that it set out to defraud its business customers.
British fashion label Mulberry is planning to offer more affordable products in the near future in a bid to boost its growth. From June, it will be introducing a new range of styles in the �500 - �700 price bracket.
Two former senior executives at Anglo Irish Bank were found guilty on Thursday of making illegal loans to a group of borrowers to help unwind a big stake in the bank built up by the businessman Sean Quinn.
Mr Flowers was arrested in November following newspaper allegations he was involved in a drug deal. He had stepped down from the Co-op six months earlier over concerns about his expenses.
Mortgage lending has increased by the largest margin year on year in more than a decade as number of people taking out home loans jumped by nearly 40 per cent.