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Players from Insider joined keen golfers from Clydesdale Bank, Equator Scotland, Brewin Dolphin and Begbies Traynor competing for individual prizes and team qualification for the national finals in St Andrews at the ... Meanwhile there is also Business Fours charity raffle - supported by the Scottish Open.
The bank went through swingeing cutbacks that saw 400 of its local branches closed by the end of 2017 — which was attributed to "changing customer behaviour". And among the closures is Halifax and the Royal Bank of Scotland branches, which are part of the Lloyds group. So where exactly are the ...

After realizing a profit for the first time in 10 years, the £738.1 billion ($1.05 trillion) Royal Bank of Scotland plans to contribute $5 billion to its pension fund over the coming years. The proposed payment is an attempt to address the “historical funding weakness.” Under the memorandum, which the bank ...
Interest rate cuts, fee hikes and insurance changes suggest a cooling of current account competition between the big banks. Bank customers have been hit after various banks announced a raft of cutbacks to popular products. Lloyds and Bank of Scotland are planning to cut the interest rates on their current ...
Royal Bank of Scotland Group said Tuesday that it will make a£2bn payment to its pension fund in 2018, and further payments of up to £1.5bn, as it implements UK ring-fencing legislation, MarketWatch reports. RBS said the payments will compensate for the loss of backing from certain group entities after ...
When Santa Cruz native Wilem Banks was 16 years old, he visited Scotland for the first time and scored a breathtakingly beautiful slab. Five years later, Banks returned the same below-sea-level break he surfed as a teenager and scored once again. "It's pretty much the most glorious slab you could ever ...

Two decent interest-paying current accounts from Lloyds and Bank of Scotland will have their rates cut from July, MoneySavingExpert can reveal - while Halifax is to increase the monthly fee for its Ultimate Reward packaged account. The changes, announced in the small print on the banks' websites and ...
Three years ago, Royal Bank of Scotland saw it as an opportunity on several fronts. It put the bank in touch with interesting young businesses, in search of finance. It offered a window into the small business mindset that could help inform lending decisions at RBS. It also brought lessons about mindset and ...
A tale of two Scottish banks is set to dominate next week's business agenda, as RBS and Bank of Scotland parent Lloyds' results will prompt another public airing of financial dirty linen. The Edinburgh headquartered Royal likely to show the most alarming stains. RBS will reveal its figures on Friday, the ...
An MP has criticised planned changes to a mobile bank timetable across the Scottish Borders. John Lamont said the Royal Bank of Scotland had promised more visits after the closure of a number of branches in the region. However, he said the alterations to services at the end of April would do the "exact ...
The SNP has planned a day of action in a campaign to prevent Royal Bank of Scotland from closing 52 branches. The bank announced plans to close 62 outlets across Scotland but has since granted a reprieve to ten. Those branches, most of which are in communities without another branch for several ...
The Royal Bank of Scotland has admitted it forged a great-grandmother's signature and signed her up for PPI she did not want. Retired teacher ... Mrs Mackay, of Forres, Moray, signed up for a new credit card in 2008 and signed paperwork agreeing to the terms at the bank's branch in Forres. She told staff ...
THE SNP plans a national “day of action” as part of a campaign to prevent RBS branch closures. The bank announced plans to close 62 branches across Scotland, but has since granted a reprieve for 10 premises. Those branches – most of which are in communities where there is no other branch for ...
Ian Gordon, banks analyst at Investec, said: “We are looking at a decade of losses, but that all depends on how chunky its settlement with the DOJ is. There is a desire among management for this to be the last bad year, for 2018 to be the turning point.” Rival HSBC will start the reporting season for banks on ...
Deputy Scottish secretary Mary Alexander said: “We should be clear about this – it is a stay of execution. “We believe RBS were forced to offer concessions because of the campaign by Unite and by the communities. “But if it's good enough to make these concessions, what are the bank prepared to do ...
Issuing banks will still accept all Scottish money from customers after the deadline and paper notes may be replaced with plastic ones. This deadline coincides with the withdrawal date for The Bank of England's paper £10 note. A spokesperson for the Committee of Scottish Bankers said: "Thanks to the ...
The Committee of Scottish Bankers (CSB), which represents banks issuing Scottish currency, has issued a reminder to consumers to get out and spend their ... Bank of Scotland, Clydesdale Bank and Royal Bank of Scotland have been producing polymer versions of Scottish £5 and £10 notes since 2015.

The City's top watchdog has been branded a "toothless tiger" by firms claiming to have been ruined by Royal Bank of Scotland's controversial restructuring unit. Financial Conduct ... A spokesperson for the action group said: "The regulator is supposed to be there to protect customers, not banks. Yet in these ...
The campaign to stop bank closures in Scotland reached the Scottish Parliament as ministers stepped up their demands for UK ministers to intervene. ... RBS says that customers who are losing their branch will still be able to perform some tasks locally at mobile banks, post offices and cash machines.
The Financial Conduct Authority decided not to publish a highly critical investigation into Royal Bank of Scotland's systematic mishandling of thousands of ... group on fair business banking, said: “It is almost beyond belief that the regulator is living in fear of the banks that they are supposed to be regulating.
Mr Stone has written to the prime minister, chancellor and first minister to call for a system where banks share facilities through a jointly-owned ... He said the Royal charter that established the bank should be closely examined, as he believes there is a public responsibility to provide services to Scotland.
For Gretna customers, the nearest Scottish branch will be 23 miles away and for those in Langholm it will mean a 30-mile trip. Mr Mundell added: “As someone with a RBS account personally, I will be moving my account on the back of this news. “When one of the country's largest banks cannot be bothered ...
And by using imaging to push consumers to digital banking for more functions, banks could cut costs significantly — depositing a check digitally is 96% less expensive than depositing it through a human teller, according to JPMorgan Chase. This has been a strategy of banks globally — Bank of America, ...
After an early career in electronics, Burt rose rapidly through Bank of Scotland's hierarchy to become chief executive in 1996 – at a time when the reputation of Scottish banking combined traditional prudence with eagerness to explore beyond a small domestic marketplace. This was also an era of intense ...
Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The) (NYSE: RBS) is one of 342 public companies in the “Banks” industry, but how does it contrast to its peers?
Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc logo Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON:RBS)'s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by investment ...
The group says it expects to open around 10 micro-branches by the end of the year across its Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland brands, ...
In Scotland's National Bank, Central Banking in an Independent Scotland, Craig Dalzell proposes the institution's structure could be based ...
The customers of Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland have been ... The banks say their phone lines are back to normal, but online and mobile ...
Today, I'll provide a brief overview of the bank's financial performance. And then Ewen and I are happy to take any questions. We've generated ...
The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc RBS is scheduled to report third-quarter 2017 results on Oct 27, before market open. Its earnings are ...
Royal Bank of Scotland's defunct global restructuring group faced claims it ... The Scottish police force did not reveal how many reports it had ...
Wall Street await Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC (NYSE:RBS) to release earnings on October, 27 before the open. Analysts forecast ...
Zafin, which offers a platform to help banks manage their customer ... Royal Bank of Scotland announced its partnership with Sensibill, ...
The latest Scottish government figures show that NHS executives, colleges, ... World Bank and the OECD on public sector finance, disputes the Scottish ... as primary contractors or the banks lending them money were Scottish, ...
company informing the Connecticut Labor Department that it will eliminate another 43 workers at 600 Washington Blvd. on Dec. 12. With the ...
Shareholders in Lloyds Banking Group were "mugged" by the bank and ... persuaded to back the takeover of Halifax Bank of Scotland (HBOS).
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An influential committee of MPs is ramping up pressure on Britain's financial watchdog to publish details of misconduct at Royal Bank of ...
Updated Royal Bank of Scotland customers have been reporting an inability to log into digital banking services this morning. Down Detector ...
Royal Bank of Scotland has postponed plans to introduce a ... were issuing personal loans and ordered banks to look at the terms under which ...
“In response to this, we have confirmed the locations of some branches which will close next year across Lloyds Bank, Halifax and Bank of Scotland.” Lloyds insisted that branches remain a “key part of the service” it offers. Earlier this year, the lender said it would shut down 100 branches as it swung the axe ...
Paul Wheelhouse, Scottish Government Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy, said: "The news of further branch closures from RBS will be hugely concerning to many people in Scotland as it now not only affects, potentially, staff at RBS but also leaves large areas of Scotland, particularly rural areas, ...
Bank of Scotland, which introduced European Central Bank tracker ... Ireland's main five banks revealed last week, under pressure from the ...
AN independent Scotland could establish a Central Bank with a stakeholder ... of a new case for Scottish independence, on a Scottish Central Bank. ... The paper explores the 350 year history of Central Banks, and argues that ...
Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The) logo Comerica Bank decreased its holdings in Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The) (NYSE:RBS) by 6.3% in the ...
Royal Bank of Scotland is facing the prospect of a fresh legal challenge from shareholders which could open the floodgates to thousands more compensation ...
Film News Roundup: Callan Mulvey Joins Chris Pine's Scottish Drama 'Outlaw King' ... campaign to liberate Scotland from the tyrannical reign of England's ... Hodge will play Banks, an all-American high-school football player ...
The Scottish Liberal Democrat leader, Willie Rennie, wrote in April last year that ... among a gilded group of 39 was Ross McEwan of the Royal Bank of Scotland. ... The banks in particular have continued paying these while ...
A spokesman for the initiative said: “Ideas for the Bank of Scotland building came thick and fast. Everyone agreed that allowing the building to ...


 

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