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October tops travel spend league table

Travellers are shunning the traditional peak holiday season to make October the busiest month for cash withdrawals abroad, according to figures from Norwich & Peterborough Building Society.

Bali leads Far East charge in long haul holiday value chart

Bali leads Far East charge in long haul holiday value chart

After three years at the top of the best value rankings, a 45 per cent price rise in Sri Lankan resort costs means that the Indian Ocean destination has lost its crown to Bali and dropped to fifth place in the sixth annual Post Office Travel Money Long Haul Report.

Muc-Off sparkles following investment finance

Specialist bike cleaning products business Muc-Off is gearing up for growth after receiving a £1.95 million investment package as part of Santander's Breakthrough programme.

HSBC rolls-out talking ATMs

HSBC has announced that it will roll-out talking ATMs in the UK to aid blind and partially sighted customers.

Trust me with your data, I’m a banker

Brits trust their banks and partners more than their parents, colleagues and charities, according to new research.

Santander Student Smart Card

Santander has launched a new Student Smart Card which combines a University student ID card with a Visa Debit card.

Barclays new customer commitment following Your Bank launch

Following the launch of Barclays Your Bank initiative earlier this month, Barclays has already received over 370,000 customer interactions generating more than 2,600 ideas on how the bank can make everyday banking easier for customers.

first direct’s first ATM is music to the ears

first direct’s first ATM is music to the ears

first direct has unveiled its first ever ATM at the first direct arena in Leeds.

Lloyds Bank revitalises brand

Lloyds Bank, the UK retail and commercial bank, will be revitalised on the high street serving a network of 1,300 branches throughout England and Wales.

Bank is all apps and ears

Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks have launched both Apple and Android mobile banking apps as part of a series of measures to support and listen to its customers.

Tractor business cultivating growth with Yorkshire Bank

A leading North West agricultural machinery business which counts Manchester United among its customers is expanding with support from Yorkshire Bank.

HSBC launches new Mobile Banking app

HSBC has launched a new Mobile Banking app for customers, available now on iOS and Android devices*.

Do the bank shuffle

The guaranteed bank switching service goes live next week when 46 million current account holders in the UK will be able to switch banks or building societies within 7 working days, and the banks are already gearing up to entice new customers through their doors.

M&S Bank reduces monthly fee ahead of current account switch service

M&S Bank has announced a reduction in the monthly fee of its Premium Current Accounts, ahead of the launch of the Current Account Switch Service on Monday 16th September.

London businesses learn how to trade with Middle East

London’s entrepreneurs with overseas vision met with senior representatives from the Ajman Free Zone Authority in the United Arab Emirates, at London Chamber of Commerce this week, to unlock the business opportunities across the Middle East.