Royal Bank of Scotland blamed a cyber-attack after customers were blocked from accessing online accounts for the second time in a week.
Increased numbers of sellers will help take the heat out of house price rises, as will increased building. Photograph: Rex/Alex Segre.
Vehicle manufacturing giant JCB is set to create 2500 new jobs by 2018 as part of a �150 million expansion plan. The company is set to build a factory in Uttoxeter, replacing a site at Rugeley, and an excavator manufacturing plant in Cheadle.
Homebuilder Berkeley has expressed its concerns over the �increased uncertainty� surrounding taxes imposed on international buyers of its properties.
The latest British Gas price increase takes effect from today providing 8 million UK households with an annual average dual fuel price rise of �131 taking the total cost to �1,440.