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 [ShareCast] - LONDON (SHARECAST) - The fact RoyalBank of Scotland is exiting the government-backed insurance scheme is a good thing, a sign of confidence. It will also save the bank money. Still, Simon English in The Independent cautions the Government against
17.10.2012 [Business Recorder (blog)] - LONDON: Rescued RoyalBank 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.
17.10.2012 [Bloomberg] - RoyalBank of Scotland Group Plc Chairman Philip Hampton signaled the Treasury may try to reduce its stake in the lender by 2015 as it left a government insurance program that covered its most toxic assets. Hampton told a conference in London today it
19.04.2011 In London, the FTSE 100 index fell 2.1% to 5870.08, with banks such as Barclays PLC off 3.6% and RoyalBank of Scotland Group PLC down 2%. Miners were also weak, with Antofagasta PLC and Anglo American PLC both down 5%, making them the ...