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HSBC bottom in our banking poll as First Direct grabs top spot again

HSBC ousts Barclays from the bottom of the table, while First Direct continues its six-year reign at the top

Lloyds and Halifax interest rates and rewards under threat after Santander 123 cut

Lloyds will examine interest rates, rewards, switching bonuses and other current account perks

Exclusive: Santander 123 slashes interest in current account blow for millions

Santander will take a hammer to its flagship 123 current account by slashing the interest rate earned later this year

Max savings & mortgages after base rate cut

As historic 0.25% low signals new era of rate changes, protect YOUR money, earn up to 6% savings & check your mortgage

Bank customers promised access to all their accounts via one app as part of watchdog's banking 'shake-up'

Banks have been told they must allow customers to manage accounts with multiple providers via a single app by 2018

Just five big mortgage lenders commit to cutting their SVRs after base rate drop

Mortgage providers appear reluctant to commit to reducing their standard variable rate following the base rate cut

Bank of England cuts base rate to 0.25% – what it means for you

The Bank of England has cut the base rate for the first time in more than seven years, reducing it to 0.25%

Santander slashes savings rates amid ongoing 123 speculation

Rates on two different Santander products have been cut this week as customers continue to wonder if more are to come

Halifax ditches £5 monthly reward for Clarity customers – but new online applicants can still get it... for now

More than 150,000 Halifax Clarity customers will no longer be able to pocket £5/month for using their credit card

Negative interest rates for personal banking customers unlikely despite warning to commercial clients

The prospect of personal customers receiving negative interest rates is unlikely, despite a warning to business clients

Lite version of Santander 123 account is launched – how does it stack up?

Santander has launched a 'lite' version of its 123 current account in a bid to attract lower-earning customers

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