Royal Bank of Scotland

Hebridean Housing Partnership secures £25m funding package from RBS

The Hebridean Housing Partnership (HHP) has secured a £25 million funding package from the Royal Bank of Scotland to support its current and future operations in some of Scotland’s most remote communities.

Published 30 September 2021

TaxAssist Accountants secures £175,000 funding boost from RBS

TaxAssist Accountants has expanded its footprint in the north east of Scotland, thanks to a £175,000 funding boost from the Royal Bank of Scotland.

Published 27 August 2021

Bank account switching scheme for SMEs fails to reach target

A £275 million scheme to entice business banking customers to move their current accounts from the Royal Bank of Scotland to alternative lenders has fallen short of its target.

Published 24 March 2021

RBS least popular bank with customers, CMA survey finds

Banking customers at the Royal Bank of Scotland are the least satisfied in the UK, a survey conducted by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has found.

Published 16 February 2021

RBS issues urgent scam warning as new lockdown comes into force

The Royal Bank of Scotland has issued an urgent scam alert following the new lockdown.

Published 8 January 2021

Royal Bank of Scotland joins Edinburgh climate pact

The Royal Bank of Scotland has joined with five other Edinburgh businesses and employers to sign a pledge aimed at sparking radical action on climate change across the city.

Published 21 December 2020

RBS spreads Christmas cheer to thousands through shoebox appeal

Royal Bank of Scotland has partnered with hospitality provider BaxterStorey and security company G4S to distribute more than 10,000 shoeboxes full of toys, books, games, food and items of clothing for vulnerable people and families across Scotland.

Published 21 December 2020

Scottish restaurateur secures £2.5m CBILS support package from RBS

The owner of two of Edinburgh’s most iconic hospitality venues, Prestonfield House Hotel and The Witchery, has secured £2.5 million in CBILS funding through Royal Bank of Scotland to support the businesses through the impact of coronavirus on the hospitality sector.

Published 14 December 2020

RBS falls short in current account satisfaction survey as challenger banks reign supreme

The Royal Bank of Scotland has fallen short in the annual Which? current account customer satisfaction survey with challenger banks cementing their place at the top of the rankings.

Published 9 December 2020

Shetland-based knitwear firm secures £100k RBS funding boost

A Shetland-based manufacturer and supplier of quality knitwear has secured a £100,515 funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland to purchase new machinery.

Published 7 December 2020

Public appreciation for small businesses soars in Scotland, RBS finds

Over four-fifths (83%) of Scots have a greater appreciation for staff working in local businesses as a result of the pandemic, according to the latest data from the Royal Bank of Scotland's Tyl service.

Published 27 November 2020

RBS warns of increased scam threat this Black Friday

The Royal Bank of Scotland is predicting a 40% increase in the number of scams reported this Black Friday compared to the same time last year as online shopping fraud rapidly rises.

Published 26 November 2020

Oracare Scotland acquires Cults Dental Practice thanks to £491k funding from RBS

Dental-firm Oracare Scotland Ltd has acquired Cults Dental Practice in Aberdeen thanks to a £491,225 funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland.

Published 27 October 2020

RBS kicks off Scottish Family Business Week

A free event dedicated to Scottish family businesses, hosted by Royal Bank of Scotland, has kicked off this week, exploring how a strong and resilient business can be built in the current climate.

Published 27 October 2020

RBS: Small businesses remain optimistic despite difficult August

Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) remain optimistic for long term recovery despite a dip in growth during August, according to latest edition of the Royal Bank of Scotland Small Business PMI report.

Published 18 September 2020