Move will enable bank to leverage equity investments but Green party calls it 'rash and irresponsible'
The head of the crisis-hit Co-op Bank was paid £1.7m for six months' work in 2013
NSA-proof gadgets take centre stage, as PM invests in 5G for UK that will enable instant downloads
Chief executive Euan Sutherland has stepped down, blaming a lack of ‘professional and commercial governance.
Is former PM's suggestion a blow to Cameron or the perfect chance for the Tories to shift position?
Hackers access passwords for customers, forcing retailer to reset every account
Executive pay row reignited as senior rail figures receive extra bonuses for not leaving their jobs
As Osborne meets home-builders to discuss next phase, scheme's new-build take-up reaches 7,000
Centre for Retail Research is hoping for a £240m boost in consumer spending when baby arrives
Positive figures for women directors of the UK's top companies but has the trend already begun to reverse?
Justin Welby admits he feels sympathy for bankers made to take full blame for financial crisis
Travel agents report drop in last-minute vacations abroad as Britons opt to sunbathe at home
Cable says we need new insolvency laws to cope with companies that will go under when interest rates rise
UK will be hit hardest by bonus cap plans as data shows it had most millionaire bankers in EU
Big banks would be able to withstand another financial crisis and profits are set to rise
Staff will be offered 10% stake as part of privatisation but unions say the move 'will lead to strike action'
Former minister says politicians should not be afraid to turn their backs on high-speed rail link as costs soar
Justin Welby backs 10-year plans for church-led credit unions to boot out loan sharks
National Grid suggests industry might curb power use in peak hours to combat energy crisis
CBI leader demands to see 'real pipeline of projects' so investors know what the options are