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TSB boss to step down following IT failures

TSB boss Paul Pester has resigned following an IT meltdown in April and subsequent further problems

4 September 2018

Halifax to slash current account rewards

Halifax is cutting the monthly rewards it offers on its Reward and Ultimate Reward accounts from October

25 July 2018

Bank switches topped 950,000 in past year - here are the winners and losers

Almost one million current account switches took place in the last 12 months

25 July 2018

Barclays offers switchers double rewards for a year

Anyone who switches to Barclays by 29 June can earn at least £132 in the first year with its Blue Rewards scheme

1 May 2018

Lloyds and Bank of Scotland to cut interest on two top current accounts

The rates will drop from July, and Halifax is also increasing the fee on its packaged bank account.

16 April 2018

TSB extends £75 refer a friend current account offer

TSB customers can earn £75 each for themselves and a friend they refer to the bank

9 March 2018

New protection for victims of cash transfer scams

A new code of conduct for the way banks treat victims will come into force in September

28 February 2018

TSB launches £75 refer a friend current account offer

TSB customers can earn £75 for each friend they refer who switches to the bank, and their friend will get £75 too.

9 February 2018

Santander to scrap unarranged overdraft fees on 123 accounts

From July Santander is removing all unarranged overdraft fees on its current accounts that charge monthly fees

25 January 2018

Current-account switches topped 900,000 in 2017 - here's how you can get £200 for swapping banks

Current-account holders switched their bank more than 900,000 times last year according to the most recent figures

24 January 2018

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