15.10.2012 [4-traders] - The Royal Bank of Scotland Group ("RBS") has received notification from Santander UK that it will be pulling out of its agreed purchase of certain UK branch-based businesses ("the business"). The business includes 316 branches, broadly comprising the
18.10.2012 [Businessweek] - Royal Bank of Canada will probably miss its 2015 target of C$2 billion ($2.04 billion) in annual earnings from it wealth-management unit because of low interest rates, the firm's head of that business said. Canada's biggest bank by assets had forecast
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 Royal Bank of Scotland 1.5 billion
17.10.2012 [Businessweek] - Lloyds Banking Group Plc (LLOY) and Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc (RBS) led a gauge of British lenders to the highest in more than a year. Rio Tinto Group rose 2.9 percent after reporting an increase in iron-ore output and as base metals climbed in
18.10.2012 [Financial News] - Sir Philip Hampton of Royal Bank 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 [The Economist] - Royal Bank of Scotland ended its participation in the British Treasury's Asset Protection Scheme, an asset-insurance scheme run by the government, which it joined in 2009. Though taxpayers still hold a majority stake in the bank, its exit from the
17.10.2012 [Business Recorder (blog)] - LONDON: Rescued Royal Bank of Scotland said on Wednesday it had cleaned up its books enough to leave the government's toxic-asset insurance scheme, and finance minister George Osborne said this was a step towards a return to the private sector.
15.10.2012 [Stock Market Wire] - StockMarketWire.com - The Royal Bank of Scotland Group confirmed today that it has received notification from Santander UK that it will be pulling out of its agreed purchase of certain UK branch-based businesses, including 316 branches. The business