The Bank of England has announced that from next year it will cut the maximum deposit it will protect to �75,000, leaving more people at risk if a bank fails.
Allegations that a �1.2bn sale of property assets to US private equity fund Cerberus was tainted by a �7m payment to a politician are to be examined by an emergency sitting at Northern Ireland's assembly next week.
LONDON - Euro zone business activity expanded at its fastest pace in four years last month as the European Central Bank's stimulus package more than offset fears Greece could crash out of the currency union, surveys showed.
Ofcom has fined EE a total of �1m for failing to comply with rules dictating how to handle customer complaints. The comms watchdog announced that EE was one firm guilty of failing to ensure that customer grievances were dealt with appropriately and fairly.
Barclays has ditched long-term auditor PwC in favour of KPMG, ignoring concerns about the accountancy firm's role in two recent banking scandals.