RBS shares rose 2% to 258p, but this remains well below the 502p price on which the taxpayer breaks even for bailing out the bank.
Plans to build a Garden Bridge have collapsed after Sadiq Khan, the mayor of London, refused to underwrite the project's maintenance costs.
Under-fire Barclays boss Jes Staley made the case to keep his job today as profits soared despite a surprise setback for its investment bank.
NATWEST customers are unable to login to mobile banking apps or online banking portals this morning. Some Natwest users have complained about losing money while making transfers during the nationwide online outage.
Couch potatoes everywhere are licking their lips as two High Street giants prepare to enter the crowded market of online food orders for home delivery.