17.10.2012 [4-traders] - Stephen Hester, Group Chief Executive, The RoyalBank of Scotland Group, said: "We all want a system in which banks will never again need to seek credit support from Government in a financial crisis. Huge progress has been made towards that goal and
16.10.2012 [Seeking Alpha] - We believe that even if a soft landing were possible, banks like the RoyalBank of Canada (RY) and Toronto Dominion Bank (TD) are bound to take a hit. Fewer mortgage originations will lead to lesser real estate-related income for these banks. The banks
17.10.2012 [4-traders] - Taxpayer-backed lender RoyalBank of Scotland is pulling out from a government plan that insured its assets, passing a key milestone in its journey towards freedom from state control. RBS has paid the minimum required premiums of 2.5 billion pounds ($4
15.10.2012 [RTVE] - El Grupo Santander ha comunicado su renuncia a la compra de las aproximadamente 300 oficinas de The RoyalBank of Scotland (RBS) y de Natwest en el Reino Unido debido al previsible retraso en la ejecución del acuerdo. La entidad que preside Emilio
17.10.2012 [RTVE] - El RoyalBank of Scotland (RBS), controlado por el Gobierno británico desde su rescate en 2008, ha anunciado este miércoles que el próximo jueves 18 de octubre abandonará el sistema de garantía de activos tóxicos creado por Londres, una decisión que
18.10.2012 [Bolsamania.com] - Los analistas de RoyalBank of Scotland advierten que este riesgo se ha trasladado al primer trimestre del año que viene por tres motivos. RBS también ve catalizadores positivos, pero estos dependen del difícil consenso en el seno de la Unión Europea.
01.10.2012 [RTVE] - La Audiencia Provincial de Alicante confirma una sentencia que condenaba al Banco CAM a pagar 309.000 euros a un matrimonio que adquirió participaciones preferentes del RoyalBank of Scotland, y considera nulo su consentimiento porque recibieron
18.10.2012 [Worcester Telegram] - LONDON — RoyalBank of Scotland, which was rescued in Britain's biggest bank bailout, said Wednesday that it is getting out of an emergency insurance program which helped stabilize the company after it nearly collapsed. RBS said it has agreed with the
18.10.2012 [Financial News] - Sir Philip Hampton of RoyalBank of Scotland, Sir Win Bischoff of Lloyds Banking Group, Sir David Walker of Barclays, Sir John Peace of Standard Chartered and Douglas Flint of HSBC, were interviewed by Laura Kuenssberg, the business editor at ITV News.
18.10.2012 [Businessweek] - ... third-quarter earnings report due on Oct. 31. Other big British banks face losses on the insurance sales. Lloyds Banking Group has made provisions of 4.3 billion pounds, HSBC has set aside 1.3 billion pounds and RoyalBank of Scotland 1.5 billion
18.10.2012 [shropshirestar.com] - Other banks including RoyalBank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group were also lower amid fears that they will have to increase their provisions. The wider London market held firm, with the FTSE 100 Index up 2.6 points at 5913.5, as optimism caused by
17.10.2012 [AFP] - By Roland Jackson (AFP) – 5 minutes ago. LONDON — State-rescued RoyalBank of Scotland announced its exit from the government's toxic-asset insurance scheme on Wednesday, a move hailed by finance minister George Osborne as a step towards its
18.10.2012 [Motley Fool UK] - Stuart Watson and Owain Bennallack discuss the prospects for RoyalBank of Scotland (LSE: RBS) (NYSE: RBS.US) in light of the Direct Line (LSE: DLG) flotation, the collapsed deal with Santander (LSE: BNC) (NYSE: SAN.US) and the withdrawal from the
12.10.2012 [AFP] - (AFP) – hace 3 minutos. LONDRES — El banco británico RoyalBank of Scotland (RBS) anunció el viernes que el español Santander renunció a un acuerdo para la compra de una red de 318 de sus sucursales por un monto de casi 2.000 millones de euros.
18.10.2012 [WPRI-TV 12 (blog)] - Speculation is heating up again that RoyalBank of Scotland may sell Citizens Financial Group before long. The British outlet Sky News reported Tuesday that RBS's chief regulator, Andrew Bailey of the Financial Services Authority, sent a letter last
15.10.2012 [Fox Business] - RoyalBank of Scotland Group PLC (RBS.LN), which is 83% owned by the U.K. Government, said Monday it has made excellent progress towards meeting its EC obligations and either completed or made significant progress on a number of other EC
16.10.2012 [Jags Report] - RoyalBank of Scotland Group plc logo Mediobanca SpA reaffirmed their underperform rating on shares of RoyalBank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS) in a research note released on Tuesday morning. They currently have a $4.07 (253 GBX) price target on
18.10.2012 [Caymanian Compass] - RoyalBank of Canada is soliciting non-governmental and charitable organisations in Cayman and the wider Caribbean to submit proposals for funding through its Children's Mental Health Project, which was launched in Canada in 2008 and has committed
18.10.2012 [MyFinances.co.uk] - The RoyalBank of Scotland (RBS) has moved closer to leaving the public sector and becoming a private bank again after leaving the government-backed Asset Protection Scheme. The Chancellor, George Osborne said: "The Government's strategy remains
17.10.2012 [MercoPress] - RoyalBank of Scotland's proposed sale of 316 branches and other interests to Santander has collapsed. The Spanish bank pulled the plug on the sale, saying that the already-delayed deal could not be completed by the revised deadline. Comment
15.10.2012 [Jags Report] - RoyalBank of Scotland Group plc logo Investec reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of RoyalBank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS) in a research note released on Monday morning. They currently have a $4.10 (255 GBX) price target on the stock.
17.10.2012 [AdvisorOne] - RoyalBank of Scotland Group has paid 2.5 billion pounds ($4 billion) to the British government to insure its riskiest assets and agreed to exit the Asset Protection Scheme. RBS logo Bloomberg reported Wednesday that upon the bank's entry into the
17.10.2012 [Motley Fool UK] - The shares of RoyalBank of Scotland (LSE: RBS) (NYSE: RBS.US) gained 4p to 284p in early trade this morning after the bank announced its exit from the UK government's asset protection scheme. The FTSE 100 (UKX) member confirmed the exit would
10.10.2012 [CFO.com Magazine] - It seems an incredibly simple idea, but RoyalBank of Scotland chief executive Stephen Hester wants to put customers first. Simple, yes. Easy to achieve? Less so. Recall that RBS is, in the wake of the financial crisis, still 81% owned by the U.K
17.10.2012 [Motley Fool UK] - RoyalBank of Scotland (LSE: RBS) enjoyed a modest lift, up 4.8p (1.7%) to 285p, after the bailed-out bank announced it is now able to leave the government's Asset Protection Scheme, effective tomorrow. The scheme was a means of providing support for