CBI/PwC survey sees rising optimism in UK financial services


Optimism among UK financial services firms rose strongly in the three months to March and profitability improved in most sectors, according to the latest quarterly CBI/PwC Financial Services Survey, but despite overall business volumes continuing to increase, the pace of growth was the slowest in a year

FS sector to spend more on IT as confidence returns, says CBI/PwC


UK financial services firms are increasing their spending on IT but may still not be doing enough to fend off competition, according to the latest survey of the sector from the Confederation of British Industry and PwC.

MPs call on banks to report electronic crime direct to police

UK Parliament

Banks should report all cases of fraud to law enforcement agencies and punishments should be substantially increased, according to a committee of MPs.