Things we're reading today include …
- RBS under pressure to offload US business
- Banks need to 'charge more for SME loans'
- 'Resist EU's bid to restrict HFT'
- New finance tax for 10 EU states
- RBS agrees to $42.5 million settlement with Nevada attorney general: NYT
- Sir Mervyn King: no recovery until banks recapitalise
- French banks lobby against reform
- Vodafone’s M-Pesa to Expand Money Transfer Routes to 35 Countries