The Co-operative Group has turned to Lord Myners to oversee an in-depth review of the stricken mutual after a year of damaging revelations that resulted in the loss of control of its banking arm.
LONDON (Reuters) - Billions of pounds of further cuts to Britain's welfare system will have to be taken by the country's next government to avoid deeper cuts in public services, Chancellor George Osborne said on Thursday.
The former finance director of Bradford & Bingley has been fined �30,000 by the Financial Conduct Authority for failing to provide the board with accurate information, ahead of the bank's collapse at the height of the financial crisis.
Chancellor George Osborne says Help to Buy is boosting competition on high loan-to-value mortgages as he defended the scheme against accusations it was fuelling a boom.
The gap between what men and women earn in work has widened for the first time in five years, new figures show. Full-time men now earn 10 per cent more than their female colleagues, but including all employees the gap has risen 19.6 per cent to 19.7 per ...