The High Court was informed last week that the case had been settled and it was struck out by Mr Justice Raymond Fullam

EY, which was auditor to Worldspreads prior to its 2012 collapse, has settled a lawsuit brought against it by the KPMG administrators of the bust spr(...)

First Minister Peter Robinson described the sale of the loans to Cerberus last year as “excellent news”. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Former Nama debtors in Northern Ireland are being treated “less than sympathetically” by the US-based investment firm that bought their loans, British(...)

A HSBC logo is pictured behind the flag of the canton of Geneva at a Swiss branch of the bank.  Annual profit slumped  17 per cent to $18.7 billion at the bank. Photo: Reuters

HSBC chief executive Stuart Gulliver has admitted the banking giant “disappointed” last year after its annual profits slumped 17 per cent.The company (...)

The FCA will also consider undertaking a separate market study into whether customers are getting value for money when buying asset management services.

Britain’s financial watchdog will launch its first review of competition in investment banking and corporate banking services, saying the benefits of (...)

“No government minister had any knowledge that HSBC may have been involved in wrongdoing in regard to its Swiss banking arm prior to the reports of the last couple of days”

The UK government insisted yesterday that ministers did not know the full facts about the HSBC tax scandal until this week, in a collective closing (...)

The City regulator is cracking down on equity crowdfunding after finding that most companies in the fast-growing sector were misleading investors abou(...)

Stock trading. Reckitt was fined for breaches of listing, disclosure and transparency rules

Britain’s financial regulator has fined Reckitt Benckiser for not informing the market properly about share trading by two senior executives in the la(...)

Ulster Bank’s headquarters in Dublin. Photograph: Frank Miller

A report into Ulster Bank’s treatment of SME debtors during the recession has cleared it of allegations that it was involved in “systematic and instit(...)

State Street’s headquarters on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay in Dublin.

State Street, the US investment bank, had paid the National Treasury Management Agency compensation of €852,000 as a final settlement, after its cont(...)

A flag flies above the head office of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) in St Andrew Square in Edinburgh

Royal Bank of Scotland was fined £56 million by Britain’s financial regulators for a system crash in 2012 that left millions of customers unable to m(...)