Royal Bank of Scotland Group has announced that it will change its name to NatWest Group later this year. The bank, which owns RBS, NatWest and Ulster Bank, revealed the name change as it released its full-year results.
In a speech delivered by today to Royal Bank of Scotland customers, colleagues and other stakeholders, Alison Rose, CEO of RBS discusses her plans to "build a purpose-led bank". Thank you so much for joining me today.
Unity Trust Bank has appointed former RBS head of corporate transactions John Copping as its new regional director for North. Mr Copping has a wealth of experience in the financial services sector having worked at RBS for over 30 years where he was regional head of corporate transactions, overseeing
Kristen Bennie, head of open experience at Royal Bank of Scotland, urges that Scots struggling with the stresses of 'life admin' should take time for themselves. It doesn’t seem all that long ago that we were all setting New Year goals to aim for. Perhaps it was to read more books or spend mor
Business activity across Scotland's private sector increased during January following no growth in December, according to the latest Royal Bank of Scotland PMI. Key to the renewed expansion was a rise in new business, following a contraction in the previous survey period, alongside a mild rise
Royal Bank of Scotland is bringing a new initiative designed to inspire personal confidence and make teenage girls realise their potential to Scottish schools. Called Dream Bigger, the programme is aimed at creating a generation of strong, empowered women by inspiring teenage girls to understand the
The Scottish labour market benefited from a rise in permanent staff appointments continued during January, according to a new Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) report. The increase was the fastest in the current three-month sequence of expansion and solid overall, according to the latest RBS Report on Jo
Cynergy Bank has opened its first Scottish office in Edinburgh with two former Royal Bank of Scotland employees joining the team. Kenny Stewart, director of property finance in Scotland, is an experienced banker who worked with Royal Bank of Scotland for over 30 years, where he led the structur
Royal Bank of Scotland's new chief executive Alison Rose is to be based solely in London, despite the headquarters of the bank being located in Edinburgh. Ms Rose's employment contract lists the bank's Bishopgate office as her place of work. Her predecessor Ross McEwan had a cont
RBS has today announced a new £1 billion fund through NatWest to support female entrepreneurs in the UK to scale and grow – the largest intervention by a UK lender focused specifically on female-led businesses. The bank has also announced that it is setting a target to support and inspir
Husband and wife team Dimitrios Giatras and Kyriaki (Kelly) Ntaoutidou have purchased a dental business with two surgeries in Paisley, thanks to a £500,000 funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland. Dimitrios and Kelly, who originate from Greece, bought Happy Smiles dental surgery from