RSA chief executive Simon Lee has quit as the insurer said the shortfall in the capital position at its Irish arm had risen by �130m to �200m.
A "breakdown of trust" in banks by businesses could hamper Britain's economic recovery, the Bank of England's chief economist Spencer Dale has warned.
British Gas owner Centrica is in line to take over the energy supply arm of Ireland's state-owned Bord Gais as part of a �1bn deal.
Ministers should consider building the planned high-speed railway from the North southwards at the same time as lines are laid from London to Birmingham, according to an influential committee of MPs.
The Co-operative Group is still more trusted than most banks, shops and finance firms, according to the man brought in to clean-up its image.