HSBC will close a further 62 bank branches in the UK in 2017, pointing to the growth of mobile and internet banking. The bank was singled out in a survey by consumer group Which?
Low cost airline easyJet has revealed another �35m hit as it takes a hammering from the weak pound, while it also outlined the impact of last month's Christmas market attack in Berlin.
The Post Office and major high street banks have agreed a deal which has been described at the 'biggest expansion in face-to-face banking access in a generation'.
Chancellor Philip Hammond is on course to meet his borrowing targets after the budget deficit fell in December and revised figures painted a brighter picture for the UK's public finances.
Strong demand for flat-screen TVs boosted sales at Dixons Carphones beyond City estimates for the crucial Christmas trading season.