An Australian entrepreneur has publicly identified himself as the inventor of the digital currency Bitcoin.Read the full story ›
More than one in four Britons aged 55 and over financially support their child or other dependents to get on to the property ladder.Read the full story ›
The Royal Bank of Scotland has reported a first quarter pre-tax loss of £968 million - more than double last year's of £446 million.
The loss reflects the impact of its £1.2 billion payment last month to the Treasury to buy out a crucial part of its £45 billion bailout.
The payment ended a dividend access share (DAS) agreement with the Government which was put in place in 2009 and prevented it paying dividends to any shareholders before the Treasury.
The bank said: "RBS remains on track with its plan to build a strong, simple, fair bank for customers and shareholders."
A Sutton Trust report has found those who graduated last year under the £9,000 fees regime owe an average of more than £44,000.Read the full story ›
Energy vouchers will be handed out to those using foodbanks as a scheme is extended to more parts of the country.Read the full story ›
The F1 driver shoots into Sunday Times rich list for the first time - but figures show many super wealthy face a flatline in fortunes.Read the full story ›
Panamanian authorities raided a property used by Mossack Fonseca, the law firm whose leaked documents led to the 'Panama Papers' revelations.
"We have secured a large amount of evidence found in the location," said organized crime investigator Javier Caraballo, adding that some of the evidence was in the form of shredded documents.
The Panama Papers leaks have embarrassed several world leaders and shone a spotlight on the shadowy world of offshore companies.
Mossack Fonseca, which specializes in setting up offshore companies, has said it broke no laws, destroyed no documents and all its operations were legal.
The influential artist will appear on new notes that will enter circulation by 2020.Read the full story ›