Northern Rock

Northern Rock

Northern Rock back in profit for first time since crash

One-Minute Read
Thu 27 Jun, AT 10:52

Virgin Money reaps rewards of £750m takeover as combined business edges towards annual profit

Virgin Money float could bolster public purse

One-Minute Read
Thu 13 Jun, AT 11:10

British taxpayers could receive multi-million pound windfall following group’s stock market listing

Northern Rock payouts cost taxpayer £270m

Wed 12 Dec, AT 08:06

An administrative error means thousands will receive pay-outs

£66bn spent on saving Lloyds & RBS may never be recouped

First Post
Fri 16 Nov, AT 09:21

With shares in the two banks still trading at a heavy discount, taxpayers may have lost their investment

Richard Branson

Richard Branson wants RBS bank branches at a knockdown price

First Post
Mon 15 Oct, AT 07:35

But there could be competition from US entrepreneur Christopher Flowers in wake of Santander pull-out

New Barclays boss unveiled as fraud office probes Qatar loan

One-Minute Read
Thu 30 Aug, AT 10:47

Antony Jenkins becomes CEO the day after SFO announces investigation into Barclays over Qatar funding

Richard Ehrman

RBS: how to split it up and save money on expensive bankers

Tue 31 Jan, AT 08:52
Richard Ehrman

Sell off the good bits, and you won't need a big bonus master of the universe to look after what's left

Virgin's Northern Rock buy won't help bank competition

Talking Point
Fri 18 Nov, AT 12:34

Richard Branson's new bank will be a minnow in shark infested markets

Northern Rock sold to Virgin Money for a £400m loss

Thu 17 Nov, AT 11:14

'Good bank' sold back to the private sector, but taxpayers must keep 'bad bank' and its toxic assets

Richard Branson; Virgin Group

Virgin look to Chinese for Northern Rock buy-out

Wed 21 Sep, AT 10:51

Business digest: Sale of nationalised bank could see Chinese invest in British banking system