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....Britain’s high street banks processed nearly $740m from a vast money-laundering operation run by Russian criminals with links to the Russian government and the KGB, the Guardian can reveal. HSBC, the Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds, Barclays and Coutts are among 17 banks based in the UK, or with branches here, that are facing questions over what they knew about the international scheme and why they did not turn away suspicious money transfers. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... Google executives apologised but were told to come back to the Cabinet Office this week with a plan and a timetable to remedy the problem. The decision by Vodafone, Sky, HSBC, Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland to suspend their ads, or review whether to do so, follows action last week by other brands. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....It is not yet clear whether the new measures go far enough to reassure advertisers. Tesco, Toyota and Volkswagen became the latest major brands to suspend advertising, joining the BBC, L’Oréal, HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds, Audi, Channel 4 and the Guardian on a list that now features some 250 firms. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Marks & Spencer became the latest company to pull advertising from Google on Monday, adding its name to a growing list that includes government departments, major advertising agencies and well-known companies. McDonald’s, the BBC, L’Oréal, HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds, the Guardian, Audi and Channel 4 are among the firms to suspend advertising. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....7% as Goldman Sachs improved its rating on the Primark owner to "buy" from "neutral". Royal Bank of Scotland was the biggest faller, shedding 1. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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.... Standard Life, which is about to merge with rival Aberdeen Asset Management to create an investment behemoth, said during the last referendum that it would probably move south, if only to continue as a dominant player in the UK pensions market. Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds are in a similar position. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Google to overhaul advertising policies after growing boycott image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 09:48:57 AM
....It is not yet clear whether the new measures go far enough to reassure advertisers. Tesco, Toyota and Volkswagen became the latest major brands to suspend advertising, joining the BBC, L’Oréal, HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds, Audi, Channel 4 and the Guardian on a list that now features some 250 firms. ...
British banks handled vast sums of laundered Russian money image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 20th of March 2017 06:00:24 PM
....Britain’s high street banks processed nearly $740m from a vast money-laundering operation run by Russian criminals with links to the Russian government and the KGB, the Guardian can reveal. HSBC, the Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds, Barclays and Coutts are among 17 banks based in the UK, or with branches here, that are facing questions over what they knew about the international scheme and why they did not turn away suspicious money transfers. ...
Head of Google Europe apologises over ads on extremist content image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 20th of March 2017 12:23:08 PM
....Marks & Spencer became the latest company to pull advertising from Google on Monday, adding its name to a growing list that includes government departments, major advertising agencies and well-known companies. McDonald’s, the BBC, L’Oréal, HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds, the Guardian, Audi and Channel 4 are among the firms to suspend advertising. ...
Pound slips on Article 50 date image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 20th of March 2017 11:17:08 AM
....7% as Goldman Sachs improved its rating on the Primark owner to "buy" from "neutral". Royal Bank of Scotland was the biggest faller, shedding 1. ...
Google braces for questions as more big-name firms pull adverts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of March 2017 03:24:45 PM
.... Google executives apologised but were told to come back to the Cabinet Office this week with a plan and a timetable to remedy the problem. The decision by Vodafone, Sky, HSBC, Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland to suspend their ads, or review whether to do so, follows action last week by other brands. ...
Aberdeen wrestles with hard choices as independence looms again image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 18th of March 2017 03:59:43 PM
.... Standard Life, which is about to merge with rival Aberdeen Asset Management to create an investment behemoth, said during the last referendum that it would probably move south, if only to continue as a dominant player in the UK pensions market. Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds are in a similar position. ...
Jones Bootmaker is on the brink – but it's not all gloom on the high street image
....6p break-even point. Still, it will be one item struck off the chancellor’s to do list, in contrast to Royal Bank of Scotland, where the government stake still stands at 73% and a return to private ownership is nowhere in sight. ...
FTSE 100 slips after Brexit jitters image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 09:57:01 AM
....Markets were jittery about the imminent triggering of Brexit negotiations and Scotland's call for a second independence referendum. Bank shares were under pressure, with Royal Bank of Scotland down 2. ...
Lloyds Banking Group sets aside an extra £350m for PPI image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 10th of March 2017 02:05:39 PM
....In a filing to the US Securities and Exchange Commission, Lloyds said the additional £350m provision will be reflected in the its results for the first quarter which will be announced on 27 April, and has no impact on guidance. Royal Bank of Scotland, which set aside £601m for PPI claims in its most recent financial year, declined to comment on future provisions. ...
Sir Martin Sorrell's £42m payout takes earnings to £210m in five years image
.... Its chief executive, Warren East, who is leading the clean-up operation of the engine-maker after its £671m charge to settle bribery and corruption charges with the Serious Fraud Office and authorities in the US and Brazil, received a £916,000 bonus taking his total pay to £2m. After Royal Bank of Scotland revealed on Wednesday it had handed £16m in bonuses to its top executives, Barclays disclosed its top management had been granted £9m in future bonuses and shared £13. ...
RBS awards nearly £16m of bonuses in shares to nine top executives image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of March 2017 06:57:42 PM
. Loss-making Royal Bank of Scotland has awarded bonuses in shares to its top management team worth almost £16m. ...
'Timid' financial regulator needs more powers, Lord Myners says image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of March 2017 11:03:29 AM
....The FRC said it had requested more powers to tackle bad behaviour. From the end of MG Rover, to the near-collapse of Royal Bank of Scotland and HBOS, through to Tesco's accounting scandal and BHS's extinction, failings in corporate leadership have continued to stalk UK businesses. ...
Will Trump build a wall protecting US banks from global rules? | Howard Davies image
.... The financial world is holding its collective breath. •Sir Howard Davies, the first chairman of the UK’s Financial Services Authority (1997-2003), is chairman of the Royal Bank of Scotland. ...
Losses of £58bn since the 2008 bailout – how did RBS get here? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 24th of February 2017 06:23:52 PM
. Sir Howard Davies, chair of Royal Bank of Scotland, described the £7bn loss the bank rang up last year as “stark”. ...
RBS leads FTSE 100 lower as losses mount image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 24th of February 2017 09:10:51 AM
RBS reports £7bn loss and says it will not make profit until 2018 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 24th of February 2017 07:27:28 AM
. Royal Bank of Scotland has reported a new £7bn loss – its ninth consecutive year deep in the red – which has taken its total losses since the 2008 financial crash to more than £58bn. ...
Barclays: triple the profits, but still a work in progress | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 24th of February 2017 07:09:13 AM
.... The shares were 260p on the day Jenkins was fired in 2015 and are 229p now. On the other hand, Stephen Hester, once of Royal Bank of Scotland, can claim the turnaround programme at insurer RSA has been well and truly achieved. ...
Losing banking jobs to EU 'threatens financial stability across Europe' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of February 2017 06:00:11 PM
....Such warnings are being passed to the government by a number of top financiers, many of whom believe the City’s early focus on job losses has obscured the more important challenge of persuading Europe that it faces potentially catastrophic risks of its own if London’s position as a financial centre is damaged. “The big question of what being outside the single market [for financial regulation] actually means is still unresolved,” said Sir Howard Davies, the chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland and a former deputy governor of the Bank of England. ...
Results will reveal the good, the bad and the ugly of UK banks image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of February 2017 03:37:29 PM
. Britain’s major banks will be in the spotlight this week as they unveil their full year figures, with Royal Bank of Scotland forecast to make losses of more than £6bn and HSBC expected to face questions about a boardroom overhaul. ...
Another Brexit downside: foreign giants in power grabs for famous British names image
....A slightly higher offer could make seeing off 3G and Warren Buffett a formidable task for Unilever. When Royal Bank of Scotland reports its results for 2016 this week, there will be another painful reminder of the 2008 crisis. ...
British Gas price freeze is unlikely to impress customers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of February 2017 07:00:02 AM
.... But investors will be keen to know more about its performance in emerging markets, its cost-cutting, including closing UK branches, and any further regulatory issues. Lloyds Banking Group, Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland follow in quick succession, and all but the latter are expected to show solid numbers. ...
Co-op Bank faces struggle to find owner with ethics – and deep pockets image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 18th of February 2017 04:00:05 PM
....4 million, but the number of mortgage customers has increased to 225,000 from 175,000. In a week when Royal Bank of Scotland will reveal it has now racked up £55bn of losses since its 2008 bailout, the losses at the Co-op may appear comparatively small. ...
Treasury plan may allow RBS to avoid selling 300 branches image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 17th of February 2017 09:29:15 PM
. Royal Bank of Scotland could be released from a demand imposed by Brussels to sell off 300 branches as a result of proposals made by the Treasury. ...
Rolls-Royce posts biggest loss in its history image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of February 2017 07:28:53 AM
....4bn writedown on the value of financial hedges Rolls uses to protect itself against currency fluctuations and a £671m charge for the penalties the company has agreed to pay to settle bribery and corruption charges with the Serious Fraud Office (SFO), the US Department of Justice, and Brazilian authorities. The biggest loss in British history is the £24bn recorded by Royal Bank of Scotland for 2008. ...
Fraud case and falling share price take shine off Lloyds’s farewell to taxpayer image
....3bn that was used to buy shares in Lloyds TSB and HBOS, once they were combined to prevent the enlarged bank collapsing. That Hammond is on the brink of being able to make such a claim makes a stark contrast with his prospects of selling the government’s 73% stake in Royal Bank of Scotland, and comes after a tumultuous period for Lloyds, punctuated with reminders about the troubles inside HBOS. ...
Bribery and Brexit propel Rolls-Royce towards historic losses image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 11th of February 2017 01:42:36 PM
....The pre-tax loss will be the biggest in the history of Rolls, although it is a non-cash loss that reflects a change in the value of assets in its accounts rather than cash actually leaving the business. The biggest loss in British history is the £24bn recorded by Royal Bank of Scotland for 2008. ...
RBS boss to unveil more cuts after receiving pay worth £3m in 2016 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 5th of February 2017 03:06:15 PM
. Ross McEwan, chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland, is preparing to unveil further cost cutting measures after receiving pay of around £3m in 2016. ...
Does the Imperial revolt herald a new health warning for executive greed? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 26th of January 2017 01:29:10 PM
.... Few pay proposals, one hopes, will be as shameless as Imperial’s. The UK state’s 72% stake in Royal Bank of Scotland is for the long term, said Chancellor Philip Hammond, as if we hadn’t noticed. ...
RBS braced for multi-billion-pound settlement for loan-misselling scandal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 09:20:18 PM
. Royal Bank of Scotland is preparing to take a multi-billion-pound hit related to a toxic bond misselling scandal that dates back to the 2008 crisis. ...
Dow Jones hits record high – is Trump good for stock markets? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 03:18:04 PM
.... But there should be no shame in saying the investment implications are currently as clear as mud. Sir Philip Hampton, the chairman of GlaxoSmithKline and former chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland, offered an excellent argument the other day for why highly paid business folk should not get knighthoods. ...
Well-paid bosses should not get knighthoods – says Sir Philip Hampton image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 24th of January 2017 06:22:08 PM
....He was appearing before MPs on the Commons business, energy and industrial strategy select committee and was among a number of witnesses giving evidence on corporate governance. Hampton, who has also been chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland and Sainsbury’s, was also asked to justify high executive pay. ...
UK fraud hits record £1.1bn as cybercrime soars image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 24th of January 2017 07:01:40 AM
....Highlighting a dramatic rise in cybercrime, KPMG’s statistics included a £113m cold-calling scam for which the ringleader received an 11-year jail sentence in September. Feezan Hameed was caught after targeting 750 Royal Bank of Scotland customers in the biggest cyberfraud the Metropolitan police had seen. ...
Lloyds bank accounts targeted in huge cybercrime attack image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 23rd of January 2017 12:20:26 PM
....In January last year, HSBC’s internet banking facility was made unavailable following a DOS attack, but no transactions were affected. In 2015, Royal Bank of Scotland revealed it suffered a cyber-attack on its online services that left customers struggling to log on for nearly an hour – just as monthly pay cheques were arriving in accounts. ...
Is the FTSE heading for the crash of 2017? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 21st of January 2017 07:00:28 AM
. Almost exactly a year ago, economists at Royal Bank of Scotland advised clients to sell everything ahead of a stock market crash. ...
Scots can enjoy the best of exchange rates | Brief letters image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 19th of January 2017 06:39:24 PM
....As an Englishman resident in Scotland for more than 50 years, I have never felt the slightest “shame … reserved for those who try to spend Scottish notes south of the border” (Time to cash in, G2, 18 January). I have, however, on two occasions, handed over a Royal Bank of Scotland £1 note in England and been offered change for a fiver. ...
Calls for ex-Rolls-Royce CEO to lose knighthood after firm admits bribery image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of January 2017 07:48:18 PM
.... In the US settlement, which did not name the middlemen used to pay bribes, Rolls-Royce admitted that:. Former Royal Bank of Scotland boss Fred Goodwin lost his knighthood in 2012 after being heavily criticised over his role in the bank’s near-collapse in 2008. ...
Blackrock becomes biggest Lloyds bank shareholder image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 8th of January 2017 03:40:57 PM
.... António Horta-Osório, Lloyds’ chief executive, said the latest sell-off was a key milestone for the bank. The government stake in Royal Bank of Scotland remains at 73% after Osborne sold off 5% in August 2015 at a £1bn loss. ...
Global regulators postpone pivotal banking reform meeting image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of January 2017 02:29:54 PM
....Sir Howard Davies, a professor at the Paris Institute of Political Science, wrote last week that agreement had “ so far proved impossible”. Davies, who is also chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland, said: “The Europeans argue that their banks’ corporate lending is inherently less risky. ...
RBS investors call for governance changes to improve transparency image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 30th of December 2016 08:06:35 AM
. About 160 investors are calling for the Royal Bank of Scotland to shore up corporate governance by creating a shareholder committee to sniff out “poor stewardship”. ...
Pension expert call for scrutiny over Sports Direct sale of Dunlop image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of December 2016 07:59:07 PM
.... The group was technically insolvent, with more liabilities than assets but the accounts state that Dunlop Slazenger remained a going concern as working capital was financed by Sports Direct. Sports Direct’s founder and major shareholder, Mike Ashley, acquired Dunlop Slazenger for an estimated £40m in 2004 from Royal Bank of Scotland – which had taken control of the struggling business from its private equity-backed owners. ...
Brexit, Trump and 25 spoons of sugar: our top business stories of 2016 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of December 2016 12:13:55 PM
....Nat West bank raised the spectre of negative interest rates, telling its business customers it might have to charge to accept deposits. The bank, which is part of the Royal Bank of Scotland and so owned by the taxpayer, issued its warning in a letter changing the terms and conditions for its 850,000 business customers, which range from self-employed traders to clubs, charities and large corporations. ...
Brexit, strikes and pay revolts: the year in business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of December 2016 06:00:27 AM
.... Padda joined in 2004 and has been promoted from chief operations officer. Ross McEwanThe New Zealander who runs Royal Bank of Scotland will be hoping to reach a settlement with the Department of Justice over a bond mis-selling scandal and find a buyer for 300 branches that must be sold under state aid penalties imposed by Brussels. ...
Sports Direct sells Dunlop for $137m image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of December 2016 12:58:13 PM
....Sumitomo Rubber Industries confirmed that it will acquire the trademark rights of the Dunlop brand overseas, as well as its sporting goods and licensing businesses. Sports Direct’s founder and major shareholder, Mike Ashley, acquired Dunlop Slazenger for an estimated £40m in 2004 from Royal Bank of Scotland – which had taken control of the struggling business from its private equity-backed owners – three years before he floated his sportswear retail chain on the stock exchange. ...
Monte dei Paschi bailout shouldn't be seen as a done deal, says ECB member image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 26th of December 2016 05:32:18 PM
.... The bailout plan was spurred by Monte dei Paschi’s poor results in ECB “stress tests”, a system set up by the European Union after the financial crisis to measure banks’ resilience to unexpected economic shocks. Stress tests are intended to ensure that taxpayers are not asked to pick up the tab for multi-billion pound bailouts, such as those that the British government orchestrated to save Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland. ...
New 12-sided £1 coin to enter circulation on 28 March image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 25th of December 2016 12:01:03 AM
.... The note was removed from circulation on 11 March 1988, although it is still redeemable today at the Bank of England’s offices. One-pound notes continue to be issued in Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man, and by the Royal Bank of Scotland. ...
Deutsche Bank and Credit Suisse agree multibillion-dollar settlements with US image
....These are the first major agreements to be reached with non-US banks – JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Citi have all been punished. There are further penalties to come, notably for Royal Bank of Scotland. ...
Deutsche Bank reaches $7.2bn settlement with US in mortgages case image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 23rd of December 2016 05:16:46 AM
....Credit Suisse Group is in late-stage negotiations and has resisted a demand by the agency that it pay between $5bn and $7bn over its sale of mortgage securities, sources have said. Royal Bank of Scotland, Wells Fargo, UBS and HSBC are also under investigation, according to company disclosures. ...
US justice department accuses Barclays over mortgage mis-selling image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of December 2016 10:59:23 PM
....Earlier this week Reuters reported that the Swiss bank Credit Suisse had been asked to pay between $5bn and $7bn to settle the long-running investigation. Bailed-out Royal Bank of Scotland has repeatedly warned that it too faces a penalty from the DoJ over the investigation that reflects an attempt by outgoing president Barack Obama to hold banks accountable for selling the bonds – which packaged up home loans – without telling investors about the risks. ...
Adani coalmine 'covertly funded' by World Bank, says report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of December 2016 05:33:56 AM
....Adani’s former adviser on Carmichael, the Commonwealth Bank, as well as National Australia Bank are among those that have either withdrawn or ruled out involvement, reportedly in part because of the environmental controversy. Another 11 of the biggest international lenders to coal projects – Deutsche Bank, HSBC, Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, Citi, BNP Paribas, Societe Generale and Credit Agricole – have ruled out funding Carmichael. ...
JP Morgan fined £26m over interest rate cartel image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 09:32:10 AM
....9m Swiss francs (£26. 7m), for colluding with Royal Bank of Scotland over the Swiss franc Libor rate. ...
RBS, Barclays and other banks fined in Swiss franc Libor case image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 08:41:42 AM
. Royal Bank of Scotland and Barclays are among banks hit with SFr99m (£78m) of fines by the Swiss competition regulator for operating four separate cartels, as the international fallout from the Libor rate-rigging scandal spreads. ...
Lloyds's MBNA deal: good for the bank, bad for competition | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 12:01:02 AM
.... Lloyds has taken £17bn in provisions for mis-sold payment protection insurance since 2011, sold most of its operations outside the UK, demerged TSB and cut costs. The exercise has been a success and the contrast with Royal Bank of Scotland is stark. ...
Banks may groan – but Andrew Tyrie is right to launch a new inquiry image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 19th of December 2016 07:05:55 PM
.... UK taxpayers deserve to hear, in detail, how it could never happen again here. Third, Royal Bank of Scotland is still 73% owned by taxpayers. ...
MPs to test rules aimed at insuring against UK bank bailouts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 19th of December 2016 10:57:39 AM
....The banking sector is to face fresh scrutiny from MPs, who are embarking on a new inquiry to examine rules put in place after the financial crisis in 2008 to prevent further billion-pound taxpayer bailouts. Andrew Tyrie, the Conservative MP who chairs the Treasury select committee, said the public had a right to know if they were protected from a repeat of the financial crisis, when £65bn was pumped into Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group. ...
Recycled bank accounts can mean sending money to the wrong person image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 17th of December 2016 07:00:15 AM
.... However, he says they will continue their efforts to recover the money because otherwise it would suggest to him and his wife that “crime does pay”. The Boyacks made four online transfers of funds from the couple’s Royal Bank of Scotland account over a period of 15 months, unwittingly using the details of their son’s old account, which he had closed in 2006 after moving to Glasgow. ...
HSBC shutting four bank branches a week image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of December 2016 12:01:10 AM
.... HSBC told the Guardian it had closed 222 in 2016 alone, taking its current tally to 755. The second largest number of closures, according to Which?, was at the Royal Bank of Scotland group, which has closed 191 outlets, followed by Lloyds Banking Group – which includes the Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland brands – with 180 branch closures, Barclays with 132, the Co-operative Bank (117, 53% of its entire network), Santander (87) and TSB (18). ...
Government's Lloyds share sale takes stake to below 7% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 13th of December 2016 08:13:07 AM
....”. While the government is selling off its stake in Lloyds, it retains a 73% stake in Royal Bank of Scotland which it also bailed out during the financial crisis. ...
Lloyds Banking Group fails to meet 'fee-free' basic account guidelines image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of December 2016 07:32:21 PM
.... The vast majority of these are operated by the Lloyds group, which includes the Halifax and Bank of Scotland brands. The remainder – estimated at just under 100,000 – are operated by the Royal Bank of Scotland group, which is 73% taxpayer-owned. ...
Millions of bank customers on raw deals, figures suggest image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 12th of December 2016 12:18:52 PM
....". Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is the only other bank where some basic account customers have to pay fees. ...
'I took drugs every day' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 12th of December 2016 12:03:03 AM
....3m. Meanwhile, Ryan and the company have won a number of awards including the Royal Bank of Scotland's young business of the year crown, and director of the year from the Institute of Directors organisation. ...
Turn RBS into a building society says Co-op party chief image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 11th of December 2016 02:00:28 PM
So the Fed won’t raise interest rates? Watch this space image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 11th of December 2016 06:59:20 AM
.... But this week the Fed is widely expected to, er, increase rates. Next week should be a good one for Ross McEwan, chief exec of Royal Bank of Scotland. ...
HSBC, JP Morgan and Crédit Agricole fined €485m by EU image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of December 2016 10:22:06 AM
....”. Four other banks – Royal Bank of Scotland, Barclays, Deutsche Bank and Société Générale – settled with the commission in 2013 for €820m. ...
Andrew Tyrie questions RBS over compensation for small businesses image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of December 2016 06:27:00 PM
. Royal Bank of Scotland is being forced to justify if the £400m it has set aside to compensate small business customers will be large enough to meet the claims from those who argue they have been mistreated by the bailed-out bank. ...
Could Matteo Renzi's exit lead to an Italian bank rescue? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 5th of December 2016 08:27:52 PM
.... Italy’s banks would continue to be a drag on the country’s economy and the eurozone authorities’ credibility in a crisis would suffer another knock. From Royal Bank of Scotland’s point of view, almost any legal settlement counts as good business these days. ...
RBS agrees multimillion-pound deal with shareholders image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 5th of December 2016 08:37:58 AM
. Royal Bank of Scotland has agreed multimillion-pound payouts to settle claims from shareholders that they were misled during the bank’s £12bn cash call in 2008. ...
RBS settles three claims over 2008 fund raising image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 5th of December 2016 08:05:53 AM
. Royal Bank of Scotland has reached a deal with three of the five shareholder groups who allege they were misled over the bank's £12bn fund raising in 2008. ...
Traces of animal fat in Scottish polymer banknotes, producer says image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 1st of December 2016 04:20:18 PM
....The company that produces Scottish polymer banknotes has admitted they contain "minute traces" of animal fat. The three main Scottish banks, Clydesdale Bank, Bank of Scotland and Royal Bank of Scotland, had been told that the £5 notes were vegan-friendly. ...
With its deal on barrel quotas, Opec is back on the radar – for now image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of November 2016 07:27:03 PM
.... The political rhetoric, on both sides, is a very long way from that position. Another year, another wooden spoon for Royal Bank of Scotland. ...

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