The Clydesdale and Yorkshire banking group (CYBG) have announced plans to close 79 UK branches, with the loss of around 400 jobs over the next five months.
The City of London will still be the 'financial lungs' of Europe after Brexit, Barclays chief executive Jes Staley has said.
Sadiq Khan, London mayor, has said leaders of rival European cities are “sniffing around” trying to woo business across the English Channel.
A Royal Mail worker at the Royal Mail's Sorting Office in Turner Road, Glasgow. Royal Mail has revealed a sharp drop in letter mailing in the busy festive season as business worries over Brexit hit marketing post.
British American Tobacco (BATS) today announced a $49.4 billion agreement to buy 57.8% of rival company Reynolds American (RAI). The merger will make BATS the world's largest listed tobacco company by net revenue and operating profit.