Around 30 million insurance company policies are to be investigated by The City regulator to determine whether or not customers are being made subject to "unfair" conditions.
The Bank of England (BoE) has agreed a deal with the People's Bank of China (PBoC) to make London a hub for Chinese currency deals.
Edinburgh-based pensions and insurance company, Standard Life, has announced the purchase of Ignis Asset Management from the Phoenix Group for £390million.
Santander UK has been fined £12.4m by The City regulator, the Financial Conducts Authority (FCA).
Global investment in financial-technology ventures has more than tripled from $928 million in 2008 to $2.97 billion in 2013 and, over the past three years, such investment increased at more than four times the rate of overall venture-capital investment, according to a new report by Accenture.
The creator of the popular mobile game Candy Crush Saga, King, has been valued at $7bn (£4.2bn) after floating on the New York Stock Exchange.
The government has raised £4.2bn from the sale of a 7.8% stake in Lloyds Banking Group.
Royal Mail has announced it plans to cut 1,600 jobs in an attempt to cut costs.
The Co-op Bank will attempt to raise a further £400m in new shares after it discovered another hole in its finances.
A trader in UK government bonds has been fined for trying to rig the market, by the Financial Conducts Authority (FCA).