17.10.2012 [Proactive Investors UK] - Banking stocks led the index higher, as Lloyds Banking Group surged 6.1%, RoyalBank of Scotland Group soared 4.4% and Barclays jumped 3.9%, on higher risk appetite. Miners also added to the gains, as Rio Tinto rose 2.7%, following a strong set of
17.10.2012 [Bloomberg] - RoyalBank of Scotland Group Plc rose more 2.2 percent after the lender agreed to leave the U.K.'s Asset Protection Scheme. Rio Tinto Group led mining shares higher, advancing 4 percent. The FTSE 100 Index rose 40.37 points, or 0.7 percent, to 5,910.91
17.10.2012 [MarketWatch] - RoyalBank of Scotland (LSS:UK:RBS) (NYSE:RBS) added 2.2%, after it agreed with the U.K. Treasury to exit its Asset Protection Scheme effective Oct. 18. See: RoyalBank of Scotland exits asset-protection plan. Other banks were on the decline, however
17.10.2012 [Businessweek] - Lloyds Banking Group Plc (LLOY) and RoyalBank 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
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
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.