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'.
Government borrowing fell by �0.4bn in December to �6.9bn, compared with 2015. The figures, from the Office for National Statistics, means borrowing for the year is �63.8bn, �10.6bn lower than for the same period a year ago.
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