House prices reached a new high in August as the property market recovery gathered pace, official figures have shown.
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Saturday 19 September 2009
Sunday 30 August 2009
Hundreds of staff providing counter services for Halifax bank customers face an uncertain future after a whistleblower claimed its owners had a plan to close small branches and 300 counters in estate agencies, solicitor's practices and financial advisor's offices.
Friday 14 August 2009
Thursday 06 August 2009
Wednesday 05 August 2009
Lloyds Banking Group's write-offs are enormous, about 8 per cent of all their loans. Mostly, I think down to the recession and the old Bank of Scotland's drive into commercial lending, a little ill-judged as it turns out.
Tuesday 28 July 2009
Sir Win Bischoff, the former chairman of the US megabank Citigroup, is to become chairman of Lloyds Banking Group when the incumbent, Sir Victor Blank, steps down in September.
Wednesday 01 July 2009
Prime Minister Gordon Brown was today urged to send a message to bank bosses at Lloyds that further jobs cuts would be "totally unacceptable"
Wednesday 10 June 2009
Cheltenham & Gloucester is to be the latest historic banking name to disappear from Britain's high streets. Lloyds Banking Group, which bought the former building society in 1994, is to shut all 164 C&G branches in November, it announced yesterday.
Tuesday 09 June 2009
Friday 08 May 2009
Outlook What could have possessed Lloyds Banking Group to rush out its interim management statement on the same day as first-quarter numbers from Barclays? The contrast between the two could scarcely have been more humbling.
Tuesday 28 April 2009
The troubled sportswear retailer JJB has taken a massive step towards safeguarding its future and 12,000 jobs after the majority of its creditors approved of its company voluntary arrangement.
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