It’s that time of week again to catch up on all the business and finance news! 

UK state pension age could be raised to 70

A new report by the Government Actuary’s Department recommends raising the state pension age for anyone aged 30 or younger.

RBS and NatWest to shed 158 branches and more than 400 jobs

A ‘dramatic shift’ in banking, with a huge rise in online transactions, is blamed for the closures.

The retailer is expected to call in administrators today, after negotiations with buyout firm Endless fall through.

With so much dirty money around, it’s time to make UK banks clean up their act 

John McDonnell MP, shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, tells The Guardian why Philip Hammond needs to step up to the challenge of banking reform.

Deutsche Bank commits to London by securing new HQ

Global banking giant shows confidence in the UK with new 25-year lease of City offices.

AAT sign Women in Finance Charter

AAT becomes first accountancy body to sign new charter for gender balance in the financial services industry.

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