Northern Rock current accounts

Northern Rock demutualised in 1997 and is now the UK's fifth largest mortgage lender.

The bank's current account offers instant access to cash via the UK's Link cash machine network, an overdraft facility and other standard features.

See below for details of current account deals.

Savings News

Inflation falls to Bank target for first time in 4 years

Inflation fell to a four-year low in December 2013

The consumer prices index fell to 2.0 per cent in December, the first time it has reached the Bank of England target since November 2009.

Barclays’ CEO says restoring trust could take 10 years

Barclays was one of the first banks to be implicated in this year's trading scandal.

Antony Jenkins, CEO of Barclays, has announced that he expects it could be up to ten years before public trust is be restored in the bank.

Bank of England to switch to plastic notes in 2016

The Bank of England will start printing plastic notes in 2014

For the first time since it was founded in 1694, the Bank of England is to use a material other than paper to print bank notes when it switches to polymer from 2016.

Bank puzzled by link between rising GDP and slow productivity

Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of England

The latest minutes from the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee show the policy makers voted unanimously to keep base rate at 0.50% and QE at £375 billion.

Inflation within striking distance of Bank of England target

Inflation fell to 2.1% in November

The Office for National Statistics reports that inflation has fallen to the lowest level since November 2009 and within a whisker of the Bank of England's target of 2%.

Virgin Money plans to enter UK current account market

Sir Richard Branson plans for Virgin Money to enter current account market

Virgin Money is planning to enter the UK current account market in 2014 and hopes to cement its position as a leading player in UK financial services.

RBS finance director Nathan Bostock quits after just 10 weeks

Nathan Bostock has quit the taxpayer owned bank, RBS

Nathan Bostock, the Finance Director of the Royal bank of Scotland has quit the role after just 10 weeks in the job to move to rival bank Santander.

NatWest and Ulster Bank customers unable to access accounts

NatWest has suffered its second IT problem in less than a week

The NatWest website has suffered its second outage this week after a cyber attack left some customers unable to access their online accounts.

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