News Burst: NatWest offers banking via Yahoo!

High street bank NatWest has announced a deal with portal Yahoo! UK that will give the bank's customers access to their accounts over the Net.

The deal, announced Thursday, is part of a broader agreement that sets the Yahoo! home page as the preferred starting point for NatWest's free ISP service. The deal has been hailed as a first for Europe.

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