Banks are having to quickly get to grips with a sharp rise in the risk of doing business as corporate and retail borrowers juggle higher loan costs with soaring costs.
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BNP Paribas is believed to be the first major bank to have excluded staff in Moscow from its IT networks.
British consumers will get a three-month freeze on loan and credit card payments to weather the COVID-19 epidemic, under plans outlined by the country's financial regulator on Thursday. The "stop-gap" package complements relief already announced by the government to support mortgage-holders, furloughed staff, renters and ...