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Is Brexit to blame for Fidor Bank’s UK exit?
10 July 2019
Fidor Bank announced last week its withdrawal from the UK market, effective from 15 September 2019. Uncertainty surrounding Brexit, among other factors,…

HSBC UK reduces ATM “cash-trapping” fraud losses by 50%
02 July 2019
HSBC UK is improving safety and service for customers with the roll out of new, industry-first technology across its ATM network following a successful…

NatWest current accounts can now be opened with a selfie
01 July 2019
NatWest is the first high street bank to enable customers to open an account using a selfie and photo ID to verify who they are.

New HSBC UK student account adds £100 cash offer
01 July 2019
HSBC UK has released details of its Student Account for new university students for the 2019/2020 academic year, which for the first time includes a cash…

Lloyds first to launch Open Banking app for credit card and savings customers
18 June 2019
Lloyds Bank, Halifax and Bank of Scotland customers are starting to see their savings and credit card accounts in real time alongside current accounts…

Sainsbury's appoints Jim Brown as CEO of Sainsbury's Bank
11 June 2019
 Sainsbury’s has appointed Jim Brown as Chief Executive Officer of Sainsbury’s Bank, subject to regulatory approval.

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At work with Bridget Rosewell
10 June 2019
Over the years, Bridget Rosewell has learnt the importance of failing fast – a lesson which has enabled her to thrive in her position of chairman…

Aon launches digital wellbeing platform with dacadoo to improve health
07 June 2019
Aon plc announced the future launch of a new digital health engagement platform with dacadoo, a leading health technology firm, to help organizations…

NatWest debit cards now accessible for all customers
06 June 2019
New card features are being rolled out from today with all cards having a notch and raised dots.

Legal & General to sell its General Insurance business to Allianz
03 June 2019
Legal & General Group announces that it has agreed to sell its General Insurance business to Allianz holdings. The proposed transaction, which is…

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