Banking - Archive

February 2019 articles

Apple is reportedly teaming up with Goldman Sachs to launch a joint credit card to help customers manage their finances through [...]

21 February

Bruno Schroder, the longest serving FTSE 100 board member and British banking veteran, has died aged 86. [...]

21 February

Swedish and Estonian financial regulators have launched a joint investigation after an explosive report linked Stockholm-headquartered [...]

21 February

Profits missed estimates at Barclays last year, the bank revealed today, as it set aside £150m for Brexit and paid out billions [...]

21 February

The Foreign Affairs select committee has called today for British Overseas territories to publish registers of the ultimate owners [...]

20 February

Top bankers at RBS’s disgraced global restructuring unit GRG had 70 per cent of their bonuses pegged to Treasury targets, it [...]

20 February

Swiss banking giant UBS has been fined €4.5bn (£3.9bn) by French court after being found guilty of laundering the proceeds [...]

20 February

Former Barclays chair Marcus Agius told a court in London today that he was unaware of an agreement by the bank to pay Qatar [...]

20 February

A multi-million pound joint venture between investment management firm Schroders and Lloyds Banking Group will launch in June [...]

20 February

TSB customers have been hit with another online outage affecting the bank’s mobile app and internet banking. [...]

20 February

It is widely acknowledged that, under a monetary union, fiscal and monetary discipline have to go hand in hand in order to maintain [...]

20 February

Lloyds Banking Group’s profits surged 24 per cent in 2018, it revealed today, as it announced a £1.75bn share buyback scheme. [...]

20 February

Imagine making nearly $20bn in profit during your first year in a job, only to be met with profound disappointment. [...]

19 February

Former Barclays chairman Marcus Agius appeared as a witness at Southwark Crown Court today in the historic trial of four senior [...]

19 February

Goldman Sachs’ Asia Pacific chairman and chief executive Ken Hitchner is retiring from the company. [...]

19 February