City

Higher profits blur picture of crisis-hit City

LONDON | The British banking sector is well capitalised by European standards, but banks now expect the ability to raise finance to become a significant limitation on business during this year.


The self-indulgent City of London

By Miguel Ángel Rodríguez, analyst at XTB, in Madrid | Midsummers have often been marked by markets’ most abrupt movements and scares that have hit…




Did UK banks forget how to do retail?

LONDON | The largest European retail bank, the Spanish Banco Santander, announced Friday the appointment of 18 new business managers for its UK branches. Santander…