RBS-owner NatWest Group has announced the closure of its prominent RBS branch on Glasgow's Sauchiehall Street, adding to the spate of bank shutdowns throughout the UK, with 18 additional NatWest branches slated to close south of the border.
The latest Royal Bank of Scotland PMI survey signalled a second monthly deterioration in private sector activity during October. Moreover, the headline Scotland Business Activity Index - a measure of combined manufacturing and service sector output - fell to 46.5 from 49.3 in September, indicating t
Scotland's labour market experienced a continued decline in recruitment activities, with a particular slowdown in permanent staff placements and temp billings, as reported in the Royal Bank of Scotland's latest Report on Jobs for October 2023. This contraction, the most moderate in three months, coi
The Royal Bank of Scotland's latest PMI survey recorded almost no change in business activity across Scotland's private sector for August 2023. The Scotland Business Activity Index slipped from 51.1 in July to an exact 50.0, ending six months of growth. In addition to this, new orders across both th
The Scottish labour market experienced a significant downturn in August, with surveyed recruiters signalling sharp decreases in both permanent placements and temp billings, according to the latest Royal Bank of Scotland Report on Jobs survey.
Environmentally conscious SMEs are being offered the chance to reduce their carbon footprint and lower energy bills through a new partnership between Royal Bank of Scotland, the Edinburgh Climate Change Institute (ECCI) and the University of Edinburgh.
The Royal Bank of Scotland is inviting ambitious entrepreneurs and business owners to apply for a place on its Entrepreneur Accelerator Hub. The bank is currently accepting applications to its fully funded support programme for Scottish businesses looking to scale and succeed.
Scotland has experienced a continued downturn in hiring activity, with permanent staff appointments contracting for the fifth month in a row due to economic uncertainty and hesitations from candidates in seeking new roles, according to the recent RBS Report on Jobs survey. While permanent staff
In a revelation by the UK's Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), it has emerged that a former tracing agent for Royal Bank of Scotland, resorted to unscrupulous methods to assist the bank in debt recovery.