Two million false accounts were opened at the US' second largest bank, allowing employees to meet targets and win bonuses. 08:46, UK, Wednesday 28 September 2016.
RBS sold the securities to two credit unions, which failed after the US housing bubble burst in 2008. Jesse Hamilton; 2 minutes ago.
Sainsbury's has reported a second consecutive quarter of falling sales, blaming falling food prices. Excluding fuel, like-for-like sales, which strip out the impact of new store openings, fell 1.1% in the 16 weeks to 24 September.
A closely-watched measure of consumer confidence remains below its pre-Brexit vote level as more people fret over their finances. 06:10, UK, Wednesday 28 September 2016.
The UK has been ranked as the seventh most competitive economy in the world, according to the World Economic Forum's 2016-17 global competitiveness report, published on Tuesday (27 September).