The Bank of England has forced banks to find a further �11.4bn in the next 18 months to beef up their finances against the risk of bad loans.
And despite newer technologies, the hole in the wall remains the most popular way for us to manage our day-to-day finances. Cash is still king - it was used for 15.4 billion payments in 2016, compared with 11.6 billion on debit cards, according to ...
June's soaring temperatures boosted supermarket sales by record levels and sent overheated Britons in search of ice cream. Research firm Nielsen said major retailers enjoyed the largest annual revenue rise for four years, up 4% compared to June last year.
Debenhams, the struggling department store chain, has become the latest retailer to warn of tough trading on the UK high street, saying the market had become more unpredictable as consumers tighten their belts.
Britain's new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, which has left the Rosyth dockyard, could be vulnerable to a cyber-attack as it appears to be using the same outdated system that left the NHS exposed.