The UK’s top banks are set for one of their worst first-quarter earnings seasons since the financial crisis, adding to their struggle to win over investors against a backdrop of misconduct charges, a weak economic outlook and uncertainty over Brexit.
Tue, 26 Apr, 2016
PAUL O’CONNELL never led any of his teammates to heroic acts of defiance by telling them their opponents were magnificent athletes, wonderfully skilful players, do-or-die competitors, and all-round good blokes who phoned their mother most nights.
Fri, 12 Feb, 2016
Wed, 02 Dec, 2015
Thu, 05 Nov, 2015
Britain is prepared to review a tax on banks to head off the threat that large multinational banks like HSBC could leave London’s financial centre and shift their operations overseas, the Sunday Times reported, citing industry sources.
Mon, 08 Jun, 2015
Britain’s seven biggest lenders will have to show they can cope with a global economic slump triggered by a sharp slowdown in China and a crash in the eurozone in this year’s round of stress tests conducted by the Bank of England (BoE).
Tue, 31 Mar, 2015