Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc (RBS) agreed to pay $100 million to regulators in New York and Washington to settle allegations that the bank had violated U.S.
HOUSEHOLD spending in Scotland remained higher on transport than on housing fuel and power, newly released figures have showed. Expenditure on transport remained the highest for Scots despite housing costs overtaking transport in the UK as a whole.
Royal Mail, the newly-privatised postal service, will be joining the FTSE 100 index of blue-chip companies. The company's share price has surged more than 80% since its first day of public trading on 15 October, giving it a market capitalisation of nearly �6bn.
MARTIN Weale, a top policy maker at the Bank of England, has broken ranks and claimed that Mark Carney's flagship forward guidance strategy is not having the big economic impact the Governor planned.
Imagination Technologies called on investors to back it over the long-term it predicted smartphone sales would be worse than expected this year.