LONDON (Reuters) - Bob Diamond, the former boss of Barclays (BARC.L), is set to return to banking by listing a shell company in London in the next few weeks to invest in the African financial sector, a source familiar with the matter said.
Customers of Royal Bank of Scotland have been hit with IT problems for the second time in a week after a cyberattack on NatWest's website today.
The Obama administration lauded an agreement on trade rules struck by the World Trade Organization, while analysts said the deal may do more to salvage broader WTO talks than solve food shortages and help global commerce.
Plans to privatise the UK government's defence procurement arm are set to be scrapped, the BBC has learned. The Ministry of Defence could make the announcement next week, sources said.
British Gas price increase takes effect from today. The latest British Gas price increase takes effect from today providing 8 million UK households with an annual average dual fuel price rise of �131 taking the total cost to �1,440.