Posts Tagged ‘RBS’

Opposition to RBS firesale snowballs as huge petition pressures Treasury

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

George Osborne's sale of the public stake in RBS was put under renewed scrutiny from civil society today, with concerned citizens putting pressure on the Treasury to stop the sale. (more…)

The government should sell more RBS shares sooner rather than later

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

George Osborne was right to pursue the share sale of RBS yesterday and further such sales should happen as soon as possible (more…)

RBS share sale robs public of its dues

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

The Chancellor's long-expected sell off of the public shareholding of RBS shares was expected to start this week, with institutional investors likely to be offered up to £2.5 billion worth of shares as early as today [1]. (more…)

MYM Response to George Osborne's RBS Share Sale

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

In Wednesday's Mansion House speech the Conservative Chancellor, George Osborne, is set to announce how the government will sell off (more…)

Public left to pay for private bank's mistakes

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Responding to the news that RBS has set aside a further £400 million for expected fines, [1] Charlotte Webster, Campaign Director of Move Your Money, said: (more…)

Move Your Money Reaction to closure of 44 RBS branches

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

On hearing that RBS is to close 44 branches across the UK, Charlotte Webster, Campaign Director, Move your Money said: (more…)

UK Outperforms All Major Western Economies but RBS Woes Continue, Bank Brands Study Reveals

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

An annual study has ranked the world’s biggest banks by their brand value. The results, published in the February edition of The Banker magazine, reflect industry trends (more…)

NatWest And RBS £250m Interest Free Storm Loan Fund To Support Businesses

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

NatWest and RBS have launched a £250m UK Storm Business Fund to provide short term, interest free financing to speed recovery for businesses affected by recent floods and gales. (more…)

Franchise Sector Reaches New Heights

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Franchising businesses across the UK have reported record highs in turnover and full time employment according to the 2013 NatWest British Franchise Association Franchise Survey. (more…)

JCAM To Invest In Birmingham And Leeds With £43m In Funding From RBS

Saturday, January 4th, 2014

Private Investment vehicle, James Caird Asset Management (JCAM), has purchased new business parks in Birmingham and Leeds having agreed a £43m funding facility from Royal Bank of Scotland (more…)

FCA Statement Regarding Royal Bank Of Scotland

Friday, November 29th, 2013

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has now considered the reports published this week by Sir Andrew Large into lending practices at the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and, separately, by Dr Lawrence Tomlinson into banks' treatment of customers (more…)

SEC Charges RBS Subsidiary with Misleading Investors in Sub-Prime RMBS Offering

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Release from the US Securities and Exchange Commission

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged RBS Securities Inc., a subsidiary of the Royal Bank of Scotland plc, with misleading investors in a 2007 subprime residential mortgage-backed security (RMBS) offering. (more…)