The FSA today confirmed the merger between the Yorkshire Building Society and its smaller rival Norwich & Peterborough(N&P) which will complete on 1 November.
The merger was announced on 20 April, and approved by 88% of N&P members on 22 August. The merged Society will be known as Yorkshire Building Society, which will retain its position as the UK's second...
Planned for early next year
The Virgin Money buy-out brings with it both good and bad news, but it is the latter - the £653m loss to taxpayers - that will make all the headlines.
Saffron Building Society's John Eastgate on why direct channels still cannot compete with intermediaries
Coutts, the private banking arm of RBS, has changed its lending criteria for mortgage clients who will need to have £1m of investable assets before it considers applications.
UK Buffettology Smaller Companies investment trust
Follows govt advice
7, 8 and 9 October
The chair of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) Charles Randell has promised to “transform” the regulator in the wake of three separate financial scandals, independent reviews of which are set to be completed soon and are expected to provide “difficult...