Proactiveinvestors Australia Royal Bank of Scotland https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au Proactiveinvestors Australia Royal Bank of Scotland RSS feed en Mon, 18 Nov 2019 23:09:36 +1100 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Genera CMS action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) Royal Bank of Scotland knocked to ‘neutral’ by UBS after Q3 profit slump https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/905832/royal-bank-of-scotland-knocked-to-neutral-by-ubs-after-q3-profit-slump-905832.html Tue, 29 Oct 2019 12:21:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/905832/royal-bank-of-scotland-knocked-to-neutral-by-ubs-after-q3-profit-slump-905832.html Royal Bank of Scotland swings to third-quarter loss after another big £900mln PPI provision https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/905520/royal-bank-of-scotland-swings-to-third-quarter-loss-after-another-big-900mln-ppi-provision-905520.html Thu, 24 Oct 2019 08:20:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/905520/royal-bank-of-scotland-swings-to-third-quarter-loss-after-another-big-900mln-ppi-provision-905520.html UK shares blow hot and cold over BoJo's Brexit deal https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/905054/uk-shares-blow-hot-and-cold-over-bojo-s-brexit-deal-905054.html Thu, 17 Oct 2019 13:19:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/905054/uk-shares-blow-hot-and-cold-over-bojo-s-brexit-deal-905054.html RBS share price could rise by over 90%, says Jefferies https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/904744/rbs-share-price-could-rise-by-over-90-says-jefferies-904744.html Mon, 14 Oct 2019 10:10:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/904744/rbs-share-price-could-rise-by-over-90-says-jefferies-904744.html Thomas Cook shops bought by UK rival Hays https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/904469/thomas-cook-shops-bought-by-uk-rival-hays-904469.html Wed, 09 Oct 2019 10:47:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/904469/thomas-cook-shops-bought-by-uk-rival-hays-904469.html RBS achieves FTSE 100 first as it confirms Alison Rose as chief executive https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/903122/rbs-achieves-ftse-100-first-as-it-confirms-alison-rose-as-chief-executive-903122.html Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:42:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/903122/rbs-achieves-ftse-100-first-as-it-confirms-alison-rose-as-chief-executive-903122.html RBS to set aside up to £900mln for PPI claims in third quarter https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/901999/rbs-to-set-aside-up-to-900mln-for-ppi-claims-in-third-quarter-901999.html Wed, 04 Sep 2019 06:47:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/901999/rbs-to-set-aside-up-to-900mln-for-ppi-claims-in-third-quarter-901999.html Competition watchdog orders RBS and Santander to fix PPI breaches https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/901390/competition-watchdog-orders-rbs-and-santander-to-fix-ppi-breaches-901390.html Fri, 23 Aug 2019 06:57:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/901390/competition-watchdog-orders-rbs-and-santander-to-fix-ppi-breaches-901390.html RBS shares slump as HSBC, Macquarie downgrade stance https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/900843/rbs-shares-slump-as-hsbc-macquarie-downgrade-stance-900843.html Thu, 15 Aug 2019 08:38:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/900843/rbs-shares-slump-as-hsbc-macquarie-downgrade-stance-900843.html RBS trades at meaningful discount to Lloyds, says Goldman Sachs https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/900656/rbs-trades-at-meaningful-discount-to-lloyds-says-goldman-sachs-900656.html Tue, 13 Aug 2019 13:44:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/900656/rbs-trades-at-meaningful-discount-to-lloyds-says-goldman-sachs-900656.html RBS set to announce Alison Rose as new boss https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/900504/rbs-set-to-announce-alison-rose-as-new-boss-900504.html Mon, 12 Aug 2019 06:31:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/900504/rbs-set-to-announce-alison-rose-as-new-boss-900504.html RBS unveils special dividend and higher profits but shares fall on 2020 warning https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/224902/rbs-unveils-special-dividend-and-higher-profits-but-shares-fall-on-2020-warning-224902.html Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:50:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/224902/rbs-unveils-special-dividend-and-higher-profits-but-shares-fall-on-2020-warning-224902.html RBS chief Ross McEwan returns Down Under to turn around NAB https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/224188/rbs-chief-ross-mcewan-returns-down-under-to-turn-around-nab-224188.html Fri, 19 Jul 2019 06:21:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/224188/rbs-chief-ross-mcewan-returns-down-under-to-turn-around-nab-224188.html RBS gets capital and profit boost from merger of Saudi banks https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/222218/rbs-gets-capital-and-profit-boost-from-merger-of-saudi-banks-222218.html Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:54:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/222218/rbs-gets-capital-and-profit-boost-from-merger-of-saudi-banks-222218.html Five banks including RBS and Barclays fined €1bn for FX trading cartel https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/220420/five-banks-including-rbs-and-barclays-fined-1bn-for-fx-trading-cartel-220420.html Thu, 16 May 2019 11:30:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/220420/five-banks-including-rbs-and-barclays-fined-1bn-for-fx-trading-cartel-220420.html RBS shares drop as it warns Brexit uncertainty will hurt income, posts lower quarterly profits https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/219150/rbs-shares-drop-as-it-warns-brexit-uncertainty-will-hurt-income-posts-lower-quarterly-profits-219150.html Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:34:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/219150/rbs-shares-drop-as-it-warns-brexit-uncertainty-will-hurt-income-posts-lower-quarterly-profits-219150.html How RBS could achieve a FTSE 100 first following Ross McEwan’s departure https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/219103/how-rbs-could-achieve-a-ftse-100-first-following-ross-mcewans-departure-219103.html Thu, 25 Apr 2019 11:20:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/219103/how-rbs-could-achieve-a-ftse-100-first-following-ross-mcewans-departure-219103.html RBS chief executive Ross McEwan resigns https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/219069/rbs-chief-executive-ross-mcewan-resigns-219069.html Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:51:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/219069/rbs-chief-executive-ross-mcewan-resigns-219069.html RBS teams up with Visa, Mastercard and Gemalto to trial biometric bank card https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/216183/rbs-teams-up-with-visa-mastercard-and-gemalto-to-trial-biometric-bank-card-216183.html Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:53:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/216183/rbs-teams-up-with-visa-mastercard-and-gemalto-to-trial-biometric-bank-card-216183.html RBS and Bank of America reportedly being sued by US investors over European government bond market cartel https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/215835/rbs-and-bank-of-america-reportedly-being-sued-by-us-investors-over-european-government-bond-market-cartel-215835.html Tue, 05 Mar 2019 14:57:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/215835/rbs-and-bank-of-america-reportedly-being-sued-by-us-investors-over-european-government-bond-market-cartel-215835.html RBS set to return £11bn to shareholders over the next three years https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/214875/rbs-set-to-return-11bn-to-shareholders-over-the-next-three-years-214875.html Tue, 19 Feb 2019 11:31:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/214875/rbs-set-to-return-11bn-to-shareholders-over-the-next-three-years-214875.html UK treasury set for huge windfall as RBS unveils £1.3bn dividend pay-out https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/214696/uk-treasury-set-for-huge-windfall-as-rbs-unveils-13bn-dividend-pay-out-214696.html Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:30:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/214696/uk-treasury-set-for-huge-windfall-as-rbs-unveils-13bn-dividend-pay-out-214696.html RBS seeking to buy back up to £1.4bn worth of bail-out shares from the UK government https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/212854/rbs-seeking-to-buy-back-up-to-14bn-worth-of-bail-out-shares-from-the-uk-government-212854.html Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:41:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/212854/rbs-seeking-to-buy-back-up-to-14bn-worth-of-bail-out-shares-from-the-uk-government-212854.html How RBS’s management team can achieve a FTSE 100 first in 2019 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/211683/how-rbss-management-team-can-achieve-a-ftse-100-first-in-2019-211683.html Fri, 28 Dec 2018 07:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/211683/how-rbss-management-team-can-achieve-a-ftse-100-first-in-2019-211683.html RBS on course for female-led board after confirming Katie Murray as finance chief https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/211468/rbs-on-course-for-female-led-board-after-confirming-katie-murray-as-finance-chief-211468.html Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:12:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/211468/rbs-on-course-for-female-led-board-after-confirming-katie-murray-as-finance-chief-211468.html RBS to move billions of pounds to the Netherlands in Brexit contingency plan https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/210771/rbs-to-move-billions-of-pounds-to-the-netherlands-in-brexit-contingency-plan-210771.html Fri, 07 Dec 2018 10:40:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/210771/rbs-to-move-billions-of-pounds-to-the-netherlands-in-brexit-contingency-plan-210771.html FCA's handling of case into RBS GRG unit faces judicial review https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/210603/fca-s-handling-of-case-into-rbs-grg-unit-faces-judicial-review-210603.html Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:57:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/210603/fca-s-handling-of-case-into-rbs-grg-unit-faces-judicial-review-210603.html Morgan Stanley cuts price targets for RBS and Barclays, maintains stance on Lloyds https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/210034/morgan-stanley-cuts-price-targets-for-rbs-and-barclays-maintains-stance-on-lloyds-210034.html Tue, 27 Nov 2018 12:16:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/210034/morgan-stanley-cuts-price-targets-for-rbs-and-barclays-maintains-stance-on-lloyds-210034.html RBS shares gain as Barclays and Deutsche Bank maintain 'buy' rating https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/208026/rbs-shares-gain-as-barclays-and-deutsche-bank-maintain-buy-rating-208026.html Mon, 29 Oct 2018 11:16:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/208026/rbs-shares-gain-as-barclays-and-deutsche-bank-maintain-buy-rating-208026.html RBS receives green light for post-Brexit EU hub as quarterly profits miss forecasts https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/207915/rbs-receives-green-light-for-post-brexit-eu-hub-as-quarterly-profits-miss-forecasts-207915.html Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:53:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/207915/rbs-receives-green-light-for-post-brexit-eu-hub-as-quarterly-profits-miss-forecasts-207915.html RBS's dividend signals a return to strong dividend growth for banks but elsewhere profit warnings are a concern https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/207565/rbs-s-dividend-signals-a-return-to-strong-dividend-growth-for-banks-but-elsewhere-profit-warnings-are-a-concern-207565.html Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:03:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/207565/rbs-s-dividend-signals-a-return-to-strong-dividend-growth-for-banks-but-elsewhere-profit-warnings-are-a-concern-207565.html Shares in FTSE 100 banks including Lloyds, RBS and Barclays remain under pressure https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/207557/shares-in-ftse-100-banks-including-lloyds-rbs-and-barclays-remain-under-pressure-207557.html Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:38:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/207557/shares-in-ftse-100-banks-including-lloyds-rbs-and-barclays-remain-under-pressure-207557.html Royal Bank of Scotland jumps as it pays out first dividend since 2008 financial crisis https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/206974/royal-bank-of-scotland-jumps-as-it-pays-out-first-dividend-since-2008-financial-crisis-206974.html Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:34:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/206974/royal-bank-of-scotland-jumps-as-it-pays-out-first-dividend-since-2008-financial-crisis-206974.html RBS launches 1.5% savings rate to match Goldman Sachs's new UK retail bank https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/206902/rbs-launches-15-savings-rate-to-match-goldman-sachs-s-new-uk-retail-bank-206902.html Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:57:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/206902/rbs-launches-15-savings-rate-to-match-goldman-sachs-s-new-uk-retail-bank-206902.html Twitter users suggest new name for RBS as bank considers rebrand to repair image https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/206585/twitter-users-suggest-new-name-for-rbs-as-bank-considers-rebrand-to-repair-image-206585.html Mon, 08 Oct 2018 13:20:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/206585/twitter-users-suggest-new-name-for-rbs-as-bank-considers-rebrand-to-repair-image-206585.html Online banking woes continue as RBS, Natwest and Ulster Bank hit by glitch https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/205423/online-banking-woes-continue-as-rbs-natwest-and-ulster-bank-hit-by-glitch-205423.html Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:28:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/205423/online-banking-woes-continue-as-rbs-natwest-and-ulster-bank-hit-by-glitch-205423.html RBS chief executive Ross McEwan accused by UK lawmakers of withholding information https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/204905/rbs-chief-executive-ross-mcewan-accused-by-uk-lawmakers-of-withholding-information-204905.html Fri, 14 Sep 2018 06:57:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/204905/rbs-chief-executive-ross-mcewan-accused-by-uk-lawmakers-of-withholding-information-204905.html RBS mulling paying one-off dividend with surplus capital - report https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/204816/rbs-mulling-paying-one-off-dividend-with-surplus-capital-report-204816.html Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:47:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/204816/rbs-mulling-paying-one-off-dividend-with-surplus-capital-report-204816.html RBS to axe more branches, outpacing Lloyds, HSBC and Barclays with closures https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/204239/rbs-to-axe-more-branches-outpacing-lloyds-hsbc-and-barclays-with-closures-204239.html Wed, 05 Sep 2018 12:31:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/204239/rbs-to-axe-more-branches-outpacing-lloyds-hsbc-and-barclays-with-closures-204239.html RBS shares boosted as Citigroup upgrades stock to 'buy' after bank resumes dividends https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/203212/rbs-shares-boosted-as-citigroup-upgrades-stock-to-buy-after-bank-resumes-dividends-203212.html Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:28:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/203212/rbs-shares-boosted-as-citigroup-upgrades-stock-to-buy-after-bank-resumes-dividends-203212.html HSBC upgrades RBS to 'buy' and keeps Lloyds at 'hold' but Barclays still preferred https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/203137/hsbc-upgrades-rbs-to-buy-and-keeps-lloyds-at-hold-but-barclays-still-preferred-203137.html Fri, 17 Aug 2018 10:01:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/203137/hsbc-upgrades-rbs-to-buy-and-keeps-lloyds-at-hold-but-barclays-still-preferred-203137.html RBS confirms resignation of chief financial officer Ewen Stevenson https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/203109/rbs-confirms-resignation-of-chief-financial-officer-ewen-stevenson-203109.html Fri, 17 Aug 2018 06:25:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/203109/rbs-confirms-resignation-of-chief-financial-officer-ewen-stevenson-203109.html RBS to pay US$4.9bn to US DoJ to settle mortgage-backed securities mis-selling claims https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202927/rbs-to-pay-us49bn-to-us-doj-to-settle-mortgage-backed-securities-mis-selling-claims-202927.html Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:10:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202927/rbs-to-pay-us49bn-to-us-doj-to-settle-mortgage-backed-securities-mis-selling-claims-202927.html Deutsche Bank edges up RBS target price after recent half-year results https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202745/deutsche-bank-edges-up-rbs-target-price-after-recent-half-year-results-202745.html Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:21:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202745/deutsche-bank-edges-up-rbs-target-price-after-recent-half-year-results-202745.html UBS upgrades RBS to 'buy' after dividend restart and US DoJ settlement https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202665/ubs-upgrades-rbs-to-buy-after-dividend-restart-and-us-doj-settlement-202665.html Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:38:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202665/ubs-upgrades-rbs-to-buy-after-dividend-restart-and-us-doj-settlement-202665.html Brexit and global trade war put dividend hikes at risk for Lloyds, RBS, Barclays and HSBC https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202298/brexit-and-global-trade-war-put-dividend-hikes-at-risk-for-lloyds-rbs-barclays-and-hsbc-202298.html Mon, 06 Aug 2018 12:11:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202298/brexit-and-global-trade-war-put-dividend-hikes-at-risk-for-lloyds-rbs-barclays-and-hsbc-202298.html RBS shares rise as it looks to pay first dividend since financial crisis, posts first half profit https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202174/rbs-shares-rise-as-it-looks-to-pay-first-dividend-since-financial-crisis-posts-first-half-profit-202174.html Fri, 03 Aug 2018 10:25:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/202174/rbs-shares-rise-as-it-looks-to-pay-first-dividend-since-financial-crisis-posts-first-half-profit-202174.html RBS told no enforcement action by FCA over alleged mistreatment of small business customers https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/201921/rbs-told-no-enforcement-action-by-fca-over-alleged-mistreatment-of-small-business-customers-201921.html Tue, 31 Jul 2018 11:13:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/201921/rbs-told-no-enforcement-action-by-fca-over-alleged-mistreatment-of-small-business-customers-201921.html Morgan Stanley hikes price target for RBS, its ‘most preferred UK domestic bank’ https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/199125/morgan-stanley-hikes-price-target-for-rbs-its-most-preferred-uk-domestic-bank-199125.html Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:00:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/199125/morgan-stanley-hikes-price-target-for-rbs-its-most-preferred-uk-domestic-bank-199125.html UK Govt marks Royal Bank of Scotland’s decade of woe with £2.5bn share sale https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197851/uk-govt-marks-royal-bank-of-scotlands-decade-of-woe-with-25bn-share-sale-197851.html Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:15:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197851/uk-govt-marks-royal-bank-of-scotlands-decade-of-woe-with-25bn-share-sale-197851.html RBS shares weak as UK government confirms 925mln shares sold at 271p each https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/198218/rbs-shares-weak-as-uk-government-confirms-925mln-shares-sold-at-271p-each-198218.html Tue, 05 Jun 2018 10:00:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/198218/rbs-shares-weak-as-uk-government-confirms-925mln-shares-sold-at-271p-each-198218.html How long can Royal Bank of Scotland keep rolling with punches as Italy turmoil threatens new European crisis? https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197944/how-long-can-royal-bank-of-scotland-keep-rolling-with-punches-as-italy-turmoil-threatens-new-european-crisis-197944.html Thu, 31 May 2018 04:30:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197944/how-long-can-royal-bank-of-scotland-keep-rolling-with-punches-as-italy-turmoil-threatens-new-european-crisis-197944.html RBS announces surprise resignation of chief financial officer, Ewen Stevenson https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197896/rbs-announces-surprise-resignation-of-chief-financial-officer-ewen-stevenson-197896.html Wed, 30 May 2018 10:20:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197896/rbs-announces-surprise-resignation-of-chief-financial-officer-ewen-stevenson-197896.html Berenberg ups RBS's target price, expects special dividends, share buy-backs when payouts return https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197811/berenberg-ups-rbs-s-target-price-expects-special-dividends-share-buy-backs-when-payouts-return-197811.html Tue, 29 May 2018 09:02:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197811/berenberg-ups-rbs-s-target-price-expects-special-dividends-share-buy-backs-when-payouts-return-197811.html RBS lower on reports part of the UK taxpayers' stake could be sold as early as this week https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197803/rbs-lower-on-reports-part-of-the-uk-taxpayers-stake-could-be-sold-as-early-as-this-week-197803.html Tue, 29 May 2018 08:08:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197803/rbs-lower-on-reports-part-of-the-uk-taxpayers-stake-could-be-sold-as-early-as-this-week-197803.html Royal Bank of Scotland considering paying dividends of similar level to Lloyds Banking Group https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197379/royal-bank-of-scotland-considering-paying-dividends-of-similar-level-to-lloyds-banking-group-197379.html Mon, 21 May 2018 12:06:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197379/royal-bank-of-scotland-considering-paying-dividends-of-similar-level-to-lloyds-banking-group-197379.html RBS set to move closer to privatisation after Saudi Arabian bank merger https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197202/rbs-set-to-move-closer-to-privatisation-after-saudi-arabian-bank-merger-197202.html Thu, 17 May 2018 12:09:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/197202/rbs-set-to-move-closer-to-privatisation-after-saudi-arabian-bank-merger-197202.html RBS could close more branches as part of Williams & Glyn transfer, says CEO https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/196828/rbs-could-close-more-branches-as-part-of-williams-glyn-transfer-says-ceo-196828.html Fri, 11 May 2018 10:49:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/196828/rbs-could-close-more-branches-as-part-of-williams-glyn-transfer-says-ceo-196828.html Investors in RBS breathe sigh of relief as lender agrees smaller than expected settlement with the US DoJ https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/196755/investors-in-rbs-breathe-sigh-of-relief-as-lender-agrees-smaller-than-expected-settlement-with-the-us-doj-196755.html Thu, 10 May 2018 13:46:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/196755/investors-in-rbs-breathe-sigh-of-relief-as-lender-agrees-smaller-than-expected-settlement-with-the-us-doj-196755.html RBS up as it agrees to pay US$4.9bn to resolve US DoJ probe into sale of mortgage-backed securities https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/196702/rbs-up-as-it-agrees-to-pay-us49bn-to-resolve-us-doj-probe-into-sale-of-mortgage-backed-securities-196702.html Thu, 10 May 2018 07:40:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/196702/rbs-up-as-it-agrees-to-pay-us49bn-to-resolve-us-doj-probe-into-sale-of-mortgage-backed-securities-196702.html RBS to close 162 branches as part of Williams & Glyn cull https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/196153/rbs-to-close-162-branches-as-part-of-williams-glyn-cull-196153.html Tue, 01 May 2018 12:55:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/196153/rbs-to-close-162-branches-as-part-of-williams-glyn-cull-196153.html RBS shares fall as analysts raise concerns about looming US misconduct fine https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/195979/rbs-shares-fall-as-analysts-raise-concerns-about-looming-us-misconduct-fine-195979.html Fri, 27 Apr 2018 14:08:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/195979/rbs-shares-fall-as-analysts-raise-concerns-about-looming-us-misconduct-fine-195979.html RBS to pay £3.5bn into pension scheme ahead of UK ringfencing https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/195176/rbs-to-pay-35bn-into-pension-scheme-ahead-of-uk-ringfencing-195176.html Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:02:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/195176/rbs-to-pay-35bn-into-pension-scheme-ahead-of-uk-ringfencing-195176.html Royal Bank of Scotland upgraded by Deutsche Bank https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/193785/royal-bank-of-scotland-upgraded-by-deutsche-bank-193785.html Mon, 26 Mar 2018 09:12:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/193785/royal-bank-of-scotland-upgraded-by-deutsche-bank-193785.html RBS approves shareholder vote on whether to give retail investors more power https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/193380/rbs-approves-shareholder-vote-on-whether-to-give-retail-investors-more-power-193380.html Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:05:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/193380/rbs-approves-shareholder-vote-on-whether-to-give-retail-investors-more-power-193380.html RBS agrees US$500mln settlement with New York State over mis-selling scandal https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/192737/rbs-agrees-us500mln-settlement-with-new-york-state-over-mis-selling-scandal-192737.html Wed, 07 Mar 2018 07:32:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/192737/rbs-agrees-us500mln-settlement-with-new-york-state-over-mis-selling-scandal-192737.html RBS reports first profit in a decade but shares fall on concerns about hefty US fines https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/192104/rbs-reports-first-profit-in-a-decade-but-shares-fall-on-concerns-about-hefty-us-fines-192104.html Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:57:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/192104/rbs-reports-first-profit-in-a-decade-but-shares-fall-on-concerns-about-hefty-us-fines-192104.html RBS boss 'appalled' by memo urging GRG staff to let customers 'hang themselves' https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/190847/rbs-boss-appalled-by-memo-urging-grg-staff-to-let-customers-hang-themselves--190847.html Tue, 30 Jan 2018 15:08:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/190847/rbs-boss-appalled-by-memo-urging-grg-staff-to-let-customers-hang-themselves--190847.html RBS to cut costs by moving London headquarters https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/190534/rbs-to-cut-costs-by-moving-london-headquarters-190534.html Wed, 24 Jan 2018 09:48:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/190534/rbs-to-cut-costs-by-moving-london-headquarters-190534.html Santander UK boss 'responsible' for RBS mistreatment of small firms https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/190289/santander-uk-boss-responsible-for-rbs-mistreatment-of-small-firms-190289.html Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:54:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/190289/santander-uk-boss-responsible-for-rbs-mistreatment-of-small-firms-190289.html Bank swaps: Morgan Stanley upgrades RBS, downgrades both Lloyds and Barclays https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/189801/bank-swaps-morgan-stanley-upgrades-rbs-downgrades-both-lloyds-and-barclays-189801.html Wed, 10 Jan 2018 11:24:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/189801/bank-swaps-morgan-stanley-upgrades-rbs-downgrades-both-lloyds-and-barclays-189801.html RBS has reportedly agreed the sale of Lombard Finance's offshore leasing business for £150mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/189457/rbs-has-reportedly-agreed-the-sale-of-lombard-finance-s-offshore-leasing-business-for-150mln-189457.html Wed, 03 Jan 2018 12:30:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/189457/rbs-has-reportedly-agreed-the-sale-of-lombard-finance-s-offshore-leasing-business-for-150mln-189457.html Royal Bank of Scotland blames online and mobile as it axes a further 259 branches https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/188103/royal-bank-of-scotland-blames-online-and-mobile-as-it-axes-a-further-259-branches-188103.html Fri, 01 Dec 2017 15:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/188103/royal-bank-of-scotland-blames-online-and-mobile-as-it-axes-a-further-259-branches-188103.html RBS won't fail this year's UK stress tests, RBC expects https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/187771/rbs-won-t-fail-this-year-s-uk-stress-tests-rbc-expects-187771.html Tue, 28 Nov 2017 06:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/187771/rbs-won-t-fail-this-year-s-uk-stress-tests-rbc-expects-187771.html Royal Bank of Scotland facing US$11bn mortgage fine says HSBC https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/187428/royal-bank-of-scotland-facing-us11bn-mortgage-fine-says-hsbc-187428.html Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:22:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/187428/royal-bank-of-scotland-facing-us11bn-mortgage-fine-says-hsbc-187428.html FCA boss says it was “unfortunate” that RBS did not more readily accept strong criticisms made in small business report https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/186508/fca-boss-says-it-was-unfortunate-that-rbs-did-not-more-readily-accept-strong-criticisms-made-in-small-business-report-186508.html Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:17:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/186508/fca-boss-says-it-was-unfortunate-that-rbs-did-not-more-readily-accept-strong-criticisms-made-in-small-business-report-186508.html RBS shares gain as it reports third consecutive quarter of profit on cost cuts https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/186333/rbs-shares-gain-as-it-reports-third-consecutive-quarter-of-profit-on-cost-cuts-186333.html Fri, 27 Oct 2017 14:50:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/186333/rbs-shares-gain-as-it-reports-third-consecutive-quarter-of-profit-on-cost-cuts-186333.html FCA pressed to publish full RBS report after 'whitewash' claims https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/186098/fca-pressed-to-publish-full-rbs-report-after-whitewash-claims-186098.html Tue, 24 Oct 2017 08:21:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/186098/fca-pressed-to-publish-full-rbs-report-after-whitewash-claims-186098.html RBS maintains potential bill for claims against small business unit at £400mln after FCA dismisses misconduct allegations https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/186048/rbs-maintains-potential-bill-for-claims-against-small-business-unit-at-400mln-after-fca-dismisses-misconduct-allegations-186048.html Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:47:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/186048/rbs-maintains-potential-bill-for-claims-against-small-business-unit-at-400mln-after-fca-dismisses-misconduct-allegations-186048.html FCA consents to Treasury Select Committee's request to allow barrister to check RBS report https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185735/fca-consents-to-treasury-select-committee-s-request-to-allow-barrister-to-check-rbs-report-185735.html Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:43:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185735/fca-consents-to-treasury-select-committee-s-request-to-allow-barrister-to-check-rbs-report-185735.html Treasury Select Committee hires barrister to check regulators report summary into how RBS treated companies in difficulties https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185560/treasury-select-committee-hires-barrister-to-check-regulators-report-summary-into-how-rbs-treated-companies-in-difficulties-185560.html Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:04:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185560/treasury-select-committee-hires-barrister-to-check-regulators-report-summary-into-how-rbs-treated-companies-in-difficulties-185560.html RBS 'challenger' fund under attack by new lenders and politicians as Santander set to benefit https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185422/rbs-challenger-fund-under-attack-by-new-lenders-and-politicians-as-santander-set-to-benefit-185422.html Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:45:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185422/rbs-challenger-fund-under-attack-by-new-lenders-and-politicians-as-santander-set-to-benefit-185422.html RBS and Lloyds boosted by Credit Suisse upgrades with 'soft' Brexit expected https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185336/rbs-and-lloyds-boosted-by-credit-suisse-upgrades-with-soft-brexit-expected-185336.html Tue, 10 Oct 2017 11:30:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185336/rbs-and-lloyds-boosted-by-credit-suisse-upgrades-with-soft-brexit-expected-185336.html RBS chairman warns Brexit will cause jobs losses and 'considerable' damage to the UK https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185248/rbs-chairman-warns-brexit-will-cause-jobs-losses-and-considerable-damage-to-the-uk-185248.html Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:47:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/185248/rbs-chairman-warns-brexit-will-cause-jobs-losses-and-considerable-damage-to-the-uk-185248.html RBS easier as Investec Securities downgrades lender's rating to 'sell' from 'hold' on valuation grounds https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/184777/rbs-easier-as-investec-securities-downgrades-lender-s-rating-to-sell-from-hold-on-valuation-grounds-184777.html Thu, 28 Sep 2017 14:20:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/184777/rbs-easier-as-investec-securities-downgrades-lender-s-rating-to-sell-from-hold-on-valuation-grounds-184777.html Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group boosted by American investment bank's interest rate call https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/184664/royal-bank-of-scotland-and-lloyds-banking-group-boosted-by-american-investment-bank-s-interest-rate-call-184664.html Wed, 27 Sep 2017 08:43:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/184664/royal-bank-of-scotland-and-lloyds-banking-group-boosted-by-american-investment-bank-s-interest-rate-call-184664.html RBS boss says will enact its Brexit plans by the end of March 2018 if no clarity emerges on EU single market https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/184439/rbs-boss-says-will-enact-its-brexit-plans-by-the-end-of-march-2018-if-no-clarity-emerges-on-eu-single-market-184439.html Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:29:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/184439/rbs-boss-says-will-enact-its-brexit-plans-by-the-end-of-march-2018-if-no-clarity-emerges-on-eu-single-market-184439.html FCA's refusal to publish report on RBS is 'shocking and unconscionable', says action group https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/184054/fca-s-refusal-to-publish-report-on-rbs-is-shocking-and-unconscionable-says-action-group-184054.html Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:30:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/184054/fca-s-refusal-to-publish-report-on-rbs-is-shocking-and-unconscionable-says-action-group-184054.html RBS boss Ross McEwan said to be on shortlist to become CEO of Australia's largest bank https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/183628/rbs-boss-ross-mcewan-said-to-be-on-shortlist-to-become-ceo-of-australia-s-largest-bank-183628.html Thu, 07 Sep 2017 15:01:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/183628/rbs-boss-ross-mcewan-said-to-be-on-shortlist-to-become-ceo-of-australia-s-largest-bank-183628.html RBC turns more bullish on RBS with litigation drawing to a close https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/183378/ Mon, 04 Sep 2017 08:57:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/183378/ RBS ‘outperforming’ its restructuring plans says UBS as it ups price target https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/182467/rbs-outperforming-its-restructuring-plans-says-ubs-as-it-ups-price-target-182467.html Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:47:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/182467/rbs-outperforming-its-restructuring-plans-says-ubs-as-it-ups-price-target-182467.html HSBC sees risks ahead for RBS but still upgrades after ‘lacklustre’ share performance https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/182321/hsbc-sees-risks-ahead-for-rbs-but-still-upgrades-after-lacklustre-share-performance-182321.html Fri, 11 Aug 2017 11:49:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/182321/hsbc-sees-risks-ahead-for-rbs-but-still-upgrades-after-lacklustre-share-performance-182321.html RBS shares rise after return to half-year profit but conduct issues continue to weigh https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/181974/rbs-shares-rise-after-return-to-half-year-profit-but-conduct-issues-continue-to-weigh-181974.html Fri, 04 Aug 2017 09:30:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/181974/rbs-shares-rise-after-return-to-half-year-profit-but-conduct-issues-continue-to-weigh-181974.html RBS lures in TSB to proposed fund for challenger banks https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/181637/rbs-lures-in-tsb-to-proposed-fund-for-challenger-banks-181637.html Fri, 28 Jul 2017 11:19:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/181637/rbs-lures-in-tsb-to-proposed-fund-for-challenger-banks-181637.html RBS set to avoid sale of Williams & Glyn branches after EU accepts alternative plan https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/181552/rbs-set-to-avoid-sale-of-williams-glyn-branches-after-eu-accepts-alternative-plan-181552.html Thu, 27 Jul 2017 07:23:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/181552/rbs-set-to-avoid-sale-of-williams-glyn-branches-after-eu-accepts-alternative-plan-181552.html Taxpayer's loss in government's RBS stake sale worse than thought, NAO reveals https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/180904/taxpayer-s-loss-in-government-s-rbs-stake-sale-worse-than-thought-nao-reveals-180904.html Fri, 14 Jul 2017 08:42:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/180904/taxpayer-s-loss-in-government-s-rbs-stake-sale-worse-than-thought-nao-reveals-180904.html RBS reaches US$5.5bn settlement with US regulators over mortgage mis-selling scandal https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/180782/rbs-reaches-us55bn-settlement-with-us-regulators-over-mortgage-mis-selling-scandal-180782.html Wed, 12 Jul 2017 15:00:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/180782/rbs-reaches-us55bn-settlement-with-us-regulators-over-mortgage-mis-selling-scandal-180782.html RBS, Lloyds and Barclays slump after general election leads to hung parliament https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/179020/rbs-lloyds-and-barclays-slump-after-general-election-leads-to-hung-parliament-179020.html Fri, 09 Jun 2017 08:35:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/179020/rbs-lloyds-and-barclays-slump-after-general-election-leads-to-hung-parliament-179020.html RBS, Lloyds and Barclays shares to suffer if Labour wins general election, says HSBC https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178966/rbs-lloyds-and-barclays-shares-to-suffer-if-labour-wins-general-election-says-hsbc-178966.html Thu, 08 Jun 2017 13:49:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178966/rbs-lloyds-and-barclays-shares-to-suffer-if-labour-wins-general-election-says-hsbc-178966.html RBS could still face a trial over 2008 rights issue if rebel investors secure funding, says judge https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178912/rbs-could-still-face-a-trial-over-2008-rights-issue-if-rebel-investors-secure-funding-says-judge-178912.html Wed, 07 Jun 2017 14:31:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178912/rbs-could-still-face-a-trial-over-2008-rights-issue-if-rebel-investors-secure-funding-says-judge-178912.html RBS averts trial over 2008 rights issue as it reaches settlement with investors https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178845/rbs-averts-trial-over-2008-rights-issue-as-it-reaches-settlement-with-investors-178845.html Tue, 06 Jun 2017 14:15:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178845/rbs-averts-trial-over-2008-rights-issue-as-it-reaches-settlement-with-investors-178845.html RBS's alternative plan to Williams & Glyn branch sale criticised by challenger banks https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178762/rbs-s-alternative-plan-to-williams-glyn-branch-sale-criticised-by-challenger-banks-178762.html Mon, 05 Jun 2017 13:40:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178762/rbs-s-alternative-plan-to-williams-glyn-branch-sale-criticised-by-challenger-banks-178762.html RBS faces trial over rights issue as investors ask judge for time to find funds to pursue case https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178656/rbs-faces-trial-over-rights-issue-as-investors-ask-judge-for-time-to-find-funds-to-pursue-case-178656.html Thu, 01 Jun 2017 14:40:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178656/rbs-faces-trial-over-rights-issue-as-investors-ask-judge-for-time-to-find-funds-to-pursue-case-178656.html RBS likely to escape trial over rights issue after shareholders accept settlement offer https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178471/rbs-likely-to-escape-trial-over-rights-issue-after-shareholders-accept-settlement-offer-178471.html Tue, 30 May 2017 07:24:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178471/rbs-likely-to-escape-trial-over-rights-issue-after-shareholders-accept-settlement-offer-178471.html Former RBS boss Goodwin faces court appearance as 'diehard' investors refuse to settle https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178404/former-rbs-boss-goodwin-faces-court-appearance-as-diehard-investors-refuse-to-settle-178404.html Sat, 27 May 2017 07:57:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178404/former-rbs-boss-goodwin-faces-court-appearance-as-diehard-investors-refuse-to-settle-178404.html Shore Cap analysts unmoved by RBS's better than they expected underlying profit performance https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178275/shore-cap-analysts-unmoved-by-rbs-s-better-than-they-expected-underlying-profit-performance-178275.html Wed, 24 May 2017 12:44:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178275/shore-cap-analysts-unmoved-by-rbs-s-better-than-they-expected-underlying-profit-performance-178275.html RBS higher as investor lawsuit settlement news awaited, with the trial adjourned until June 7 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178261/rbs-higher-as-investor-lawsuit-settlement-news-awaited-with-the-trial-adjourned-until-june-7-178261.html Wed, 24 May 2017 10:37:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178261/rbs-higher-as-investor-lawsuit-settlement-news-awaited-with-the-trial-adjourned-until-june-7-178261.html RBS shares rise as shareholders signal willingness to accept settlement offer on rights issue https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178199/rbs-shares-rise-as-shareholders-signal-willingness-to-accept-settlement-offer-on-rights-issue-178199.html Tue, 23 May 2017 14:30:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178199/rbs-shares-rise-as-shareholders-signal-willingness-to-accept-settlement-offer-on-rights-issue-178199.html RBS court hearing adjourned for second day as it continues settlement talks on rights issue https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178180/rbs-court-hearing-adjourned-for-second-day-as-it-continues-settlement-talks-on-rights-issue-178180.html Tue, 23 May 2017 10:00:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178180/rbs-court-hearing-adjourned-for-second-day-as-it-continues-settlement-talks-on-rights-issue-178180.html RBS court case adjourned as bank makes last-ditch offer to shareholders of 2008 rights issue https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178109/rbs-court-case-adjourned-as-bank-makes-last-ditch-offer-to-shareholders-of-2008-rights-issue-178109.html Mon, 22 May 2017 14:35:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/178109/rbs-court-case-adjourned-as-bank-makes-last-ditch-offer-to-shareholders-of-2008-rights-issue-178109.html RBS makes final settlement attempt with former investors on rights issue lawsuit ahead of trial https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177786/rbs-makes-final-settlement-attempt-with-former-investors-on-rights-issue-lawsuit-ahead-of-trial-177786.html Mon, 15 May 2017 14:45:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177786/rbs-makes-final-settlement-attempt-with-former-investors-on-rights-issue-lawsuit-ahead-of-trial-177786.html RBS and Lloyds again show contrasting fortunes at annual meetings https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177669/rbs-and-lloyds-again-show-contrasting-fortunes-at-annual-meetings-177669.html Thu, 11 May 2017 14:56:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177669/rbs-and-lloyds-again-show-contrasting-fortunes-at-annual-meetings-177669.html RBS curbs executive pay and chairman defends legal costs at annual meeting https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177665/rbs-curbs-executive-pay-and-chairman-defends-legal-costs-at-annual-meeting-177665.html Thu, 11 May 2017 14:37:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177665/rbs-curbs-executive-pay-and-chairman-defends-legal-costs-at-annual-meeting-177665.html Taxpayers are funding hefty legal costs at RBS, says Sir Vince Cable https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177652/taxpayers-are-funding-hefty-legal-costs-at-rbs-says-sir-vince-cable-177652.html Thu, 11 May 2017 10:22:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177652/taxpayers-are-funding-hefty-legal-costs-at-rbs-says-sir-vince-cable-177652.html RBS cuts nearly 250 jobs as it shrinks back-office operations https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177526/rbs-cuts-nearly-250-jobs-as-it-shrinks-back-office-operations-177526.html Tue, 09 May 2017 13:58:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177526/rbs-cuts-nearly-250-jobs-as-it-shrinks-back-office-operations-177526.html Two brokers raise price targets, estimates for both RBS and Lloyds after the banks' results https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177157/two-brokers-raise-price-targets-estimates-for-both-rbs-and-lloyds-after-the-banks-results-177157.html Tue, 02 May 2017 10:04:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177157/two-brokers-raise-price-targets-estimates-for-both-rbs-and-lloyds-after-the-banks-results-177157.html RBS shares jump as it reports first quarterly profit since 2015, with turnaround better than expected https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177035/rbs-shares-jump-as-it-reports-first-quarterly-profit-since-2015-with-turnaround-better-than-expected-177035.html Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:07:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/177035/rbs-shares-jump-as-it-reports-first-quarterly-profit-since-2015-with-turnaround-better-than-expected-177035.html UK banks: Turnaround continues - Tip TV https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/307363/uk-banks-turnaround-continues-tip-tv-7363.html Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:09:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/307363/uk-banks-turnaround-continues-tip-tv-7363.html RBS boosted by JPMorgan Cazenove upgrade after a "constructive" meeting with management https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/176593/rbs-boosted-by-jpmorgan-cazenove-upgrade-after-a-constructive-meeting-with-management-176593.html Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:02:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/176593/rbs-boosted-by-jpmorgan-cazenove-upgrade-after-a-constructive-meeting-with-management-176593.html Philip Hammond indicates government's RBS stake may be sold at a loss https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/176588/philip-hammond-indicates-government-s-rbs-stake-may-be-sold-at-a-loss-176588.html Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:33:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/176588/philip-hammond-indicates-government-s-rbs-stake-may-be-sold-at-a-loss-176588.html EU begins probe of RBS plan to scrap sale of Williams & Glyn https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/175947/eu-begins-probe-of-rbs-plan-to-scrap-sale-of-williams-glyn-175947.html Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:50:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/175947/eu-begins-probe-of-rbs-plan-to-scrap-sale-of-williams-glyn-175947.html RBS reportedly offers bigger settlement to remaining claimants in rights issue case https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/175555/rbs-reportedly-offers-bigger-settlement-to-remaining-claimants-in-rights-issue-case-175555.html Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:41:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/175555/rbs-reportedly-offers-bigger-settlement-to-remaining-claimants-in-rights-issue-case-175555.html RBS to close more than 150 branches, hundreds of job losses as digital banking shift takes a toll https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/175307/rbs-to-close-more-than-150-branches-hundreds-of-job-losses-as-digital-banking-shift-takes-a-toll-175307.html Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:54:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/175307/rbs-to-close-more-than-150-branches-hundreds-of-job-losses-as-digital-banking-shift-takes-a-toll-175307.html Royal Bank of Scotland could pay divi next year. Here's why ... https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/174118/royal-bank-of-scotland-could-pay-divi-next-year-here-s-why--174118.html Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:43:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/174118/royal-bank-of-scotland-could-pay-divi-next-year-here-s-why--174118.html Lack of profitability in core business a concern for RBS, says analyst https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173692/lack-of-profitability-in-core-business-a-concern-for-rbs-says-analyst-173692.html Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173692/lack-of-profitability-in-core-business-a-concern-for-rbs-says-analyst-173692.html Outlook unclear for UK's biggest lenders after mixed bag of full year earnings https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173706/outlook-unclear-for-uk-s-biggest-lenders-after-mixed-bag-of-full-year-earnings-173706.html Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173706/outlook-unclear-for-uk-s-biggest-lenders-after-mixed-bag-of-full-year-earnings-173706.html RBS reports wider-than-expected loss on litigation and restructuring costs https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173669/rbs-reports-wider-than-expected-loss-on-litigation-and-restructuring-costs-173669.html Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:56:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173669/rbs-reports-wider-than-expected-loss-on-litigation-and-restructuring-costs-173669.html How much worse could it possibly get at RBS? - Tip TV https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306980/how-much-worse-could-it-possibly-get-at-rbs-tip-tv-6980.html Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:35:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306980/how-much-worse-could-it-possibly-get-at-rbs-tip-tv-6980.html RBS results 'a sea of red ink', says BGC Partners' Mike Ingram https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306977/rbs-results-a-sea-of-red-ink-says-bgc-partners-mike-ingram-6977.html Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:05:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306977/rbs-results-a-sea-of-red-ink-says-bgc-partners-mike-ingram-6977.html Analysts welcome RBS plan to ditch Williams & Glyn sale but hurdles remain https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173473/analysts-welcome-rbs-plan-to-ditch-williams-glyn-sale-but-hurdles-remain-173473.html Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:51:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173473/analysts-welcome-rbs-plan-to-ditch-williams-glyn-sale-but-hurdles-remain-173473.html RBS could resume dividends on plans to ditch Williams & Glyn sale, analysts say https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173392/rbs-could-resume-dividends-on-plans-to-ditch-williams-glyn-sale-analysts-say-173392.html Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:17:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173392/rbs-could-resume-dividends-on-plans-to-ditch-williams-glyn-sale-analysts-say-173392.html RBS rallies on plans to scrap sale of Williams & Glyn https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173376/rbs-rallies-on-plans-to-scrap-sale-of-williams-glyn-173376.html Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:04:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173376/rbs-rallies-on-plans-to-scrap-sale-of-williams-glyn-173376.html RBS to slash costs as it struggles to return to profit https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173060/rbs-to-slash-costs-as-it-struggles-to-return-to-profit-173060.html Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:29:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/173060/rbs-to-slash-costs-as-it-struggles-to-return-to-profit-173060.html RBS no longer a sell says German rival https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/172853/rbs-no-longer-a-sell-says-german-rival-172853.html Wed, 08 Feb 2017 10:42:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/172853/rbs-no-longer-a-sell-says-german-rival-172853.html Any hope of the government reducing its stake in Royal Bank of Scotland looks to be a pipe-dream https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/172285/any-hope-of-the-government-reducing-its-stake-in-royal-bank-of-scotland-looks-to-be-a-pipe-dream-172285.html Fri, 27 Jan 2017 08:40:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/172285/any-hope-of-the-government-reducing-its-stake-in-royal-bank-of-scotland-looks-to-be-a-pipe-dream-172285.html RBS makes further £3.1bn provision for ongoing US residential mortgage-backed securities probe https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/172201/rbs-makes-further-31bn-provision-for-ongoing-us-residential-mortgage-backed-securities-probe-172201.html Thu, 26 Jan 2017 09:10:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/172201/rbs-makes-further-31bn-provision-for-ongoing-us-residential-mortgage-backed-securities-probe-172201.html Barclays identifies the two biggest clouds hovering over RBS https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/170535/barclays-identifies-the-two-biggest-clouds-hovering-over-rbs-170535.html Thu, 15 Dec 2016 10:55:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/170535/barclays-identifies-the-two-biggest-clouds-hovering-over-rbs-170535.html RBS offers £800mln to end 2008 cash call lawsuits https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169954/rbs-offers-800mln-to-end-2008-cash-call-lawsuits-169954.html Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:36:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169954/rbs-offers-800mln-to-end-2008-cash-call-lawsuits-169954.html Goldman Sachs still a buyer of RBS. Here's why.. https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169825/goldman-sachs-still-a-buyer-of-rbs-here-s-why-169825.html Thu, 01 Dec 2016 09:06:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169825/goldman-sachs-still-a-buyer-of-rbs-here-s-why-169825.html RBS shares hit as it fails BoE's crisis test https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169751/rbs-shares-hit-as-it-fails-boe-s-crisis-test-169751.html Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:05:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169751/rbs-shares-hit-as-it-fails-boe-s-crisis-test-169751.html RBS's mortgage fine may be higher than US$12bn suggests commentator https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169150/rbs-s-mortgage-fine-may-be-higher-than-us12bn-suggests-commentator-169150.html Thu, 17 Nov 2016 15:36:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169150/rbs-s-mortgage-fine-may-be-higher-than-us12bn-suggests-commentator-169150.html 'Is potential $12 bln fine for RBS enough?' asks BCG Partners' Mike Ingram https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306412/-is-potential-12-bln-fine-for-rbs-enough-asks-bcg-partners-mike-ingram-6412.html Thu, 17 Nov 2016 14:36:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306412/-is-potential-12-bln-fine-for-rbs-enough-asks-bcg-partners-mike-ingram-6412.html US$12bn fine warning puts RBS share sale on hold https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169122/us12bn-fine-warning-puts-rbs-share-sale-on-hold-169122.html Thu, 17 Nov 2016 07:38:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169122/us12bn-fine-warning-puts-rbs-share-sale-on-hold-169122.html RBS shares fall as US fine could be $12bn or more https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169094/rbs-shares-fall-as-us-fine-could-be-12bn-or-more-169094.html Wed, 16 Nov 2016 18:41:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/169094/rbs-shares-fall-as-us-fine-could-be-12bn-or-more-169094.html RBS to pay £400mln refunds to restructuring arm's customers https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/168672/rbs-to-pay-400mln-refunds-to-restructuring-arm-s-customers-168672.html Tue, 08 Nov 2016 07:39:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/168672/rbs-to-pay-400mln-refunds-to-restructuring-arm-s-customers-168672.html 'Bad still outweighs the good at RBS' say analysts at rival https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/168251/-bad-still-outweighs-the-good-at-rbs-say-analysts-at-rival-168251.html Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:15:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/168251/-bad-still-outweighs-the-good-at-rbs-say-analysts-at-rival-168251.html RBS "a long way off from being an attractive investment" https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306285/rbs-a-long-way-off-from-being-an-attractive-investment--6285.html Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:24:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306285/rbs-a-long-way-off-from-being-an-attractive-investment--6285.html RBS still 'mired' in legacy issues https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/276400/rbs-still-mired-in-legacy-issues-26400.html Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:15:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/276400/rbs-still-mired-in-legacy-issues-26400.html Tip TV’s Zak Mir examines the squeeze higher for Royal Bank of Scotland shares https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306281/tip-tvs-zak-mir-examines-the-squeeze-higher-for-royal-bank-of-scotland-shares-6281.html Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:12:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/306281/tip-tvs-zak-mir-examines-the-squeeze-higher-for-royal-bank-of-scotland-shares-6281.html RBS issues warning as low interest rates hit home https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/168191/rbs-issues-warning-as-low-interest-rates-hit-home-168191.html Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:05:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/168191/rbs-issues-warning-as-low-interest-rates-hit-home-168191.html RBS will face legal action worth billions for 'dash for cash' scandal https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/167223/rbs-will-face-legal-action-worth-billions-for-dash-for-cash-scandal-167223.html Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/167223/rbs-will-face-legal-action-worth-billions-for-dash-for-cash-scandal-167223.html RBS shares down as it faces ‘dash for cash’ scandal https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/167159/rbs-shares-down-as-it-faces-dash-for-cash-scandal-167159.html Mon, 10 Oct 2016 13:32:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/167159/rbs-shares-down-as-it-faces-dash-for-cash-scandal-167159.html RBS legal actions mount as small firms claim £1bn https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166893/rbs-legal-actions-mount-as-small-firms-claim-1bn-166893.html Tue, 04 Oct 2016 08:15:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166893/rbs-legal-actions-mount-as-small-firms-claim-1bn-166893.html Goodbye RBS, hello NatWest - except in Scotland - as Royal Bank of Scotland rebrands https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166770/goodbye-rbs-hello-natwest-except-in-scotland-as-royal-bank-of-scotland-rebrands-166770.html Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:07:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166770/goodbye-rbs-hello-natwest-except-in-scotland-as-royal-bank-of-scotland-rebrands-166770.html Royal Bank of Scotland reaches £845.2mln mortgage mis-selling deal https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166598/royal-bank-of-scotland-reaches-8452mln-mortgage-mis-selling-deal-166598.html Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:50:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166598/royal-bank-of-scotland-reaches-8452mln-mortgage-mis-selling-deal-166598.html Could RBS go the way of Deutsche Bank? https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166600/could-rbs-go-the-way-of-deutsche-bank-166600.html Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:50:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166600/could-rbs-go-the-way-of-deutsche-bank-166600.html Santander quits race to buy branches from Royal Bank of Scotland https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166238/santander-quits-race-to-buy-branches-from-royal-bank-of-scotland-166238.html Wed, 21 Sep 2016 11:30:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/166238/santander-quits-race-to-buy-branches-from-royal-bank-of-scotland-166238.html Sell Royal Bank of Scotland, buy Lloyds Banking, reckons SocGen https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/163794/sell-royal-bank-of-scotland-buy-lloyds-banking-reckons-socgen-163794.html Mon, 12 Sep 2016 11:25:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/163794/sell-royal-bank-of-scotland-buy-lloyds-banking-reckons-socgen-163794.html Royal Bank of Scotland: Is it time to cut your losses? https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/163659/royal-bank-of-scotland-is-it-time-to-cut-your-losses-163659.html Sun, 11 Sep 2016 07:00:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/163659/royal-bank-of-scotland-is-it-time-to-cut-your-losses-163659.html Royal Bank of Scotland-owned Coutts faces lawsuit over film investments https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/163658/royal-bank-of-scotland-owned-coutts-faces-lawsuit-over-film-investments-163658.html Thu, 08 Sep 2016 12:05:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/163658/royal-bank-of-scotland-owned-coutts-faces-lawsuit-over-film-investments-163658.html Brokers - RBS cut to 'hold' by Investec https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/275700/brokers-rbs-cut-to-hold-by-investec-25700.html Wed, 10 Aug 2016 08:32:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/275700/brokers-rbs-cut-to-hold-by-investec-25700.html RBS deep in red as provisions keep on coming https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/129053/rbs-deep-in-red-as-provisions-keep-on-coming-129053.html Fri, 05 Aug 2016 08:08:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/129053/rbs-deep-in-red-as-provisions-keep-on-coming-129053.html Royal Bank of Scotland takes hit in European stress tests https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/128829/royal-bank-of-scotland-takes-hit-in-european-stress-tests-128829.html Mon, 01 Aug 2016 06:55:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/128829/royal-bank-of-scotland-takes-hit-in-european-stress-tests-128829.html Royal Bank of Scotland and Natwest may charge for bank accounts https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/128634/royal-bank-of-scotland-and-natwest-may-charge-for-bank-accounts-128634.html Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:45:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/128634/royal-bank-of-scotland-and-natwest-may-charge-for-bank-accounts-128634.html Asset managers "detach from UK" as BoE readies help for banks https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/127806/asset-managers-detach-from-uk-as-boe-readies-help-for-banks-127806.html Mon, 04 Jul 2016 12:00:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/127806/asset-managers-detach-from-uk-as-boe-readies-help-for-banks-127806.html Brokers: RBS downgrade as UBS frets over payout potential https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/274901/brokers-rbs-downgrade-as-ubs-frets-over-payout-potential-24901.html Tue, 03 May 2016 11:08:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/274901/brokers-rbs-downgrade-as-ubs-frets-over-payout-potential-24901.html RBS first-quarter losses more than double https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/125399/rbs-first-quarter-losses-more-than-double-125399.html Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:50:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/125399/rbs-first-quarter-losses-more-than-double-125399.html Royal Bank of Scotland Group shares fall as it warns on divestment deadline https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/125380/royal-bank-of-scotland-group-shares-fall-as-it-warns-on-divestment-deadline-125380.html Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:01:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/125380/royal-bank-of-scotland-group-shares-fall-as-it-warns-on-divestment-deadline-125380.html RBS: Good, bad or just plain ugly? https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/274757/rbs-good-bad-or-just-plain-ugly-24757.html Sat, 16 Apr 2016 06:00:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/274757/rbs-good-bad-or-just-plain-ugly-24757.html UPDATE - RBS's losing run hits eight years https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/123024/update-rbs-s-losing-run-hits-eight-years-123024.html Fri, 26 Feb 2016 13:39:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/123024/update-rbs-s-losing-run-hits-eight-years-123024.html RBS and the Goblet of Tax Breaks https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/122632/rbs-and-the-goblet-of-tax-breaks-122632.html Wed, 17 Feb 2016 11:58:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/122632/rbs-and-the-goblet-of-tax-breaks-122632.html There may be trouble ahead for investors in Royal Bank of Scotland https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/274202/there-may-be-trouble-ahead-for-investors-in-royal-bank-of-scotland-24202.html Sat, 06 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/274202/there-may-be-trouble-ahead-for-investors-in-royal-bank-of-scotland-24202.html RBS and Santander hit by new PPI provisions and writedowns https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/121799/rbs-and-santander-hit-by-new-ppi-provisions-and-writedowns-121799.html Wed, 27 Jan 2016 15:05:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/121799/rbs-and-santander-hit-by-new-ppi-provisions-and-writedowns-121799.html Royal Bank of Scotland finally a ‘buy’, says UBS https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/274096/royal-bank-of-scotland-finally-a-buy-says-ubs-24096.html Tue, 26 Jan 2016 09:43:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/274096/royal-bank-of-scotland-finally-a-buy-says-ubs-24096.html Dividends may tumble as global economy weakens, say analysts https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/121226/dividends-may-tumble-as-global-economy-weakens-say-analysts-121226.html Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/121226/dividends-may-tumble-as-global-economy-weakens-say-analysts-121226.html Santander and Virgin Money "in running to buy RBS branches" https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/120554/santander-and-virgin-money-in-running-to-buy-rbs-branches--120554.html Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:50:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/120554/santander-and-virgin-money-in-running-to-buy-rbs-branches--120554.html Bank shares rise as investors welcome stress test results https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/119867/bank-shares-rise-as-investors-welcome-stress-test-results-119867.html Tue, 01 Dec 2015 15:40:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/119867/bank-shares-rise-as-investors-welcome-stress-test-results-119867.html Citizens sale keeps RBS in profit https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/116864/citizens-sale-keeps-rbs-in-profit-116864.html Fri, 30 Oct 2015 09:02:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/116864/citizens-sale-keeps-rbs-in-profit-116864.html RBS share sale crystallises £1bn loss https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109633/rbs-share-sale-crystallises-1bn-loss-109633.html Tue, 04 Aug 2015 07:07:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109633/rbs-share-sale-crystallises-1bn-loss-109633.html In the papers: Sale of government's RBS shares could start today https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109580/in-the-papers-sale-of-government-s-rbs-shares-could-start-today-109580.html Mon, 03 Aug 2015 05:56:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109580/in-the-papers-sale-of-government-s-rbs-shares-could-start-today-109580.html In the papers: RBS is given the green light for its first share sell-off https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109534/in-the-papers-rbs-is-given-the-green-light-for-its-first-share-sell-off-109534.html Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:57:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109534/in-the-papers-rbs-is-given-the-green-light-for-its-first-share-sell-off-109534.html RBS shares climb on surprise profit https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109504/RBS-shares-climb-on-surprise-profit-109504.html Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:23:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109504/RBS-shares-climb-on-surprise-profit-109504.html RBS to sell US$2.2bn worth of Citizens shares. https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109426/rbs-to-sell-us22bn-worth-of-citizens-shares-109426.html Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:45:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/109426/rbs-to-sell-us22bn-worth-of-citizens-shares-109426.html Papers - ‘China stock markets recover some poise’ https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/108816/papers-china-stock-markets-recover-some-poise-108816.html Thu, 09 Jul 2015 06:14:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/108816/papers-china-stock-markets-recover-some-poise-108816.html UK government "planning to sell half of RBS" https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/108727/uk-government-planning-to-sell-half-of-rbs--108727.html Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:10:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/108727/uk-government-planning-to-sell-half-of-rbs--108727.html In the papers - RBS could face US$13bn bill from US court case https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/272534/in-the-papers-rbs-could-face-us13bn-bill-from-us-court-case-22534.html Fri, 03 Jul 2015 06:05:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/272534/in-the-papers-rbs-could-face-us13bn-bill-from-us-court-case-22534.html In the papers: Greece, RBS and Tesco https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/272455/in-the-papers-greece-rbs-and-tesco-22455.html Mon, 22 Jun 2015 05:49:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/272455/in-the-papers-greece-rbs-and-tesco-22455.html Royal Bank of Scotland “extremely sorry” as it corrects customer accounts https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/108179/royal-bank-of-scotland-extremely-sorry-as-it-corrects-customer-accounts-108179.html Fri, 19 Jun 2015 08:37:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/108179/royal-bank-of-scotland-extremely-sorry-as-it-corrects-customer-accounts-108179.html Royal Bank of Scotland loses customer payments https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/108107/royal-bank-of-scotland-loses-customer-payments-108107.html Wed, 17 Jun 2015 09:57:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/108107/royal-bank-of-scotland-loses-customer-payments-108107.html Where next for Royal Bank of Scotland? https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/272405/where-next-for-royal-bank-of-scotland-22405.html Sat, 13 Jun 2015 08:00:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/272405/where-next-for-royal-bank-of-scotland-22405.html Britain to sell shares in Royal Bank of Scotland and Royal Mail https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/107932/britain-to-sell-shares-in-royal-bank-of-scotland-and-royal-mail-107932.html Thu, 11 Jun 2015 07:40:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/107932/britain-to-sell-shares-in-royal-bank-of-scotland-and-royal-mail-107932.html RBS in red again after more one-offs and fines https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/68563/rbs-in-red-again-after-more-one-offs-and-fines-79857.html Thu, 30 Apr 2015 08:14:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/68563/rbs-in-red-again-after-more-one-offs-and-fines-79857.html RBS to sell Coutts International to Swiss bank UBP https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/67527/rbs-to-sell-coutts-international-to-swiss-bank-ubp-78735.html Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:25:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/67527/rbs-to-sell-coutts-international-to-swiss-bank-ubp-78735.html Royal Bank of Scotland to receive US$3.2bn from Citizen share sale https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/67484/royal-bank-of-scotland-to-receive-us32bn-from-citizen-share-sale-78689.html Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:33:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/67484/royal-bank-of-scotland-to-receive-us32bn-from-citizen-share-sale-78689.html Royal Bank of Scotland in new pay storm https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/66880/royal-bank-of-scotland-in-new-pay-storm-78025.html The thorny issue of executive pay is likely to rear its head again at loss-making state-owned banking group, RBS.

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RBS suffers another loss on US write-down https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/66572/rbs-suffers-another-loss-on-us-write-down--77684.html A £4bn write-down in the US has led state-owned lender RBS to report a seventh consecutive full-year loss.

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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 06:45:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/66572/rbs-suffers-another-loss-on-us-write-down--77684.html
RBS admits government small business loan scheme was mis-sold https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/65311/rbs-admits-government-small-business-loan-scheme-was-mis-sold-76261.html Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:44:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/65311/rbs-admits-government-small-business-loan-scheme-was-mis-sold-76261.html RBS and Lloyds scrape through stress tests but the Co-op fails https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/64599/rbs-and-lloyds-scrape-through-stress-tests-but-the-co-op-fails-75449.html The Co-operative Bank has failed the Bank of England’s stress tests, while Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland scraped through.

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:55:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/64599/rbs-and-lloyds-scrape-through-stress-tests-but-the-co-op-fails-75449.html
RBS landed with huge fine for 2012 IT meltdown https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/63796/rbs-landed-with-huge-fine-for-2012-it-meltdown-74550.html Royal Bank of Scotland has been handed a £56mln fine for an IT meltdown that left nearly seven million customers frozen out of their accounts.

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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:57:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/63796/rbs-landed-with-huge-fine-for-2012-it-meltdown-74550.html
Banks rocked by £2bn of fines following forex scandal https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/63547/banks-rocked-by-2bn-of-fines-following-forex-scandal-74253.html Wed, 12 Nov 2014 07:14:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/63547/banks-rocked-by-2bn-of-fines-following-forex-scandal-74253.html Royal Bank of Scotland to keep Ulster Bank in the fold as things improve https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/63204/royal-bank-of-scotland-to-keep-ulster-bank-in-the-fold-as-things-improve-73850.html Profits improve at the state-owned bank but so do provisions for potential costs related to PPI mis-selling and FX manipulation.

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:13:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/63204/royal-bank-of-scotland-to-keep-ulster-bank-in-the-fold-as-things-improve-73850.html
Royal Bank of Scotland says bad debts picture is improving https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/62247/royal-bank-of-scotland-says-bad-debts-picture-is-improving-72761.html RBS's Capital Resolution division may emerge from the nightmare of asset impairments a lot sooner than it anticipated.

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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:14:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/62247/royal-bank-of-scotland-says-bad-debts-picture-is-improving-72761.html
Royal Bank of Scotland in reverse as Citizens pricing disappoints https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/62057/royal-bank-of-scotland-in-reverse-as-citizens-pricing-disappoints-72570.html Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:56:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/62057/royal-bank-of-scotland-in-reverse-as-citizens-pricing-disappoints-72570.html Bank shares led higher by the "noes" https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/61655/bank-shares-led-higher-by-the-noes--72138.html Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:07:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/61655/bank-shares-led-higher-by-the-noes--72138.html Royal Bank of Scotland to raise US$3bn+ from Citizens Financial flotation https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/61519/royal-bank-of-scotland-to-raise-us3bn-from-citizens-financial-flotation-71995.html  RBS is planning to sell 140mln Citizens shares at a price somewhere in the range of US$23 and US$25, inclusive.

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Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:22:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/61519/royal-bank-of-scotland-to-raise-us3bn-from-citizens-financial-flotation-71995.html
RBS and NatWest hit with £14.47mln fine over mortgage mis-selling https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/61158/rbs-and-natwest-hit-with-1447mln-fine-over-mortgage-mis-selling-71646.html Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:26:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/61158/rbs-and-natwest-hit-with-1447mln-fine-over-mortgage-mis-selling-71646.html RBS shares slide as confirms exploring sale of Coutts International https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/60746/rbs-shares-slide-as-confirms-exploring-sale-of-coutts-international-71174.html Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:17:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/60746/rbs-shares-slide-as-confirms-exploring-sale-of-coutts-international-71174.html RBS shares slide as group voices Scottish independence fears https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/60511/rbs-shares-slide-as-group-voices-scottish-independence-fears-70921.html Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:38:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/60511/rbs-shares-slide-as-group-voices-scottish-independence-fears-70921.html RBS boosted by 'bad bank' being not so bad after all https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/60304/rbs-boosted-by-bad-bank-being-not-so-bad-after-all-70703.html Shares in taxpayer owned RBS shot up in early deals as it took the market off-guard by releasing first half numbers a week early.

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RBS further embarassed as Tyrie says bank "wilfully obtuse" https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/60216/rbs-further-embarassed-as-tyrie-says-bank-wilfully-obtuse-70613.html Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:41:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/60216/rbs-further-embarassed-as-tyrie-says-bank-wilfully-obtuse-70613.html RBS says more branch closures are inevitable https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/59455/rbs-says-more-branch-closures-are-inevitable-69818.html Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:00:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/59455/rbs-says-more-branch-closures-are-inevitable-69818.html UPDATE - RBS shares surge as profits rebound https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/57901/update-rbs-shares-surge-as-profits-rebound-68160.html State-owned bank easily beats forecasts as coprorate arm and Ulster Bank start to recover.

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Fri, 02 May 2014 10:30:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/57901/update-rbs-shares-surge-as-profits-rebound-68160.html
RBS cautions after government blocks bonus scheme https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/57681/rbs-cautions-after-government-blocks-bonus-scheme--67932.html Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:16:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/57681/rbs-cautions-after-government-blocks-bonus-scheme--67932.html RBS hires Credit Suisse banker as finance chief https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/57144/rbs-hires-credit-suisse-banker-as-finance-chief-67359.html Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:11:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/57144/rbs-hires-credit-suisse-banker-as-finance-chief-67359.html Royal Bank of Scotland shares fall as brokers carry out results post-mortem https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/56109/royal-bank-of-scotland-shares-fall-as-brokers-carry-out-results-post-mortem-66257.html Fri, 28 Feb 2014 12:22:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/56109/royal-bank-of-scotland-shares-fall-as-brokers-carry-out-results-post-mortem-66257.html RBS slides to £8.2bn loss; defends £576mln bonuses https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/56057/rbs-slides-to-82bn-loss-defends-576mln-bonuses-66203.html Thu, 27 Feb 2014 07:17:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/56057/rbs-slides-to-82bn-loss-defends-576mln-bonuses-66203.html RBS to lose 30,000 jobs in huge shake-up https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/55895/rbs-to-lose-30000-jobs-in-huge-shake-up--66028.html Fri, 21 Feb 2014 11:05:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/55895/rbs-to-lose-30000-jobs-in-huge-shake-up--66028.html RBS downgraded to sell by Investec ahead of full year results https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/55849/rbs-downgraded-to-sell-by-investec-ahead-of-full-year-results--65980.html Thu, 20 Feb 2014 09:13:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/55849/rbs-downgraded-to-sell-by-investec-ahead-of-full-year-results--65980.html RBS's additional provisions will not be enough, Nomura says https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/55169/rbss-additional-provisions-will-not-be-enough-nomura-says--65244.html The timing of Monday's trading update from Royal Bank of Scotland may have surprised the market, but the decision by new CEO, Ross McEwan, to go down the 'kitchen sink' route and make another £2.9bn of provisions related to "past conduct issues" did not.

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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 07:41:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/55169/rbss-additional-provisions-will-not-be-enough-nomura-says--65244.html
Charting the banking horror story https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/263644/charting-the-banking-horror-story--15196.html As a start of year piece of common sense I opted to include big picture reports against various market sectors in our daily output and was genuinely shocked by what I could see against the banking sector.

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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 18:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/263644/charting-the-banking-horror-story--15196.html
RBS finance director Bostock beats hasty retreat https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/54063/rbs-finance-director-bostock-beats-hasty-retreat-64085.html Nathan Bostock, the finance director of the Royal Bank of Scotland, is already bidding the bank farewell after just ten weeks in the job

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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 08:33:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/54063/rbs-finance-director-bostock-beats-hasty-retreat-64085.html
RBS hit with new rate rigging fine but Barclays let off https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53863/rbs-hit-with-new-rate-rigging-fine-but-barclays-let-off-63878.html European Commission levies fines of €1.7bn. RBS to pay €391mln but whistleblowers Barclays and UBS excused.

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Wed, 04 Dec 2013 11:18:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53863/rbs-hit-with-new-rate-rigging-fine-but-barclays-let-off-63878.html
RBS to pay back customers affected by Cyber Monday glitch https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53807/rbs-to-pay-back-customers-affected-by-cyber-monday-glitch-63821.html Tue, 03 Dec 2013 07:48:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53807/rbs-to-pay-back-customers-affected-by-cyber-monday-glitch-63821.html RBS boss McEwan denies systematic defrauding https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53691/rbs-boss-mcewan-denies-systematic-defrauding-63675.html Thu, 28 Nov 2013 09:09:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53691/rbs-boss-mcewan-denies-systematic-defrauding-63675.html RBS under criminal investigation for driving small businesses to the brink https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53662/rbs-under-criminal-investigation-for-driving-small-businesses-to-the-brink-63646.html Wed, 27 Nov 2013 14:34:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53662/rbs-under-criminal-investigation-for-driving-small-businesses-to-the-brink-63646.html Royal Bank of Scotland hit by Goldman Sachs downgrade https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53185/royal-bank-of-scotland-hit-by-goldman-sachs-downgrade--63137.html Tue, 12 Nov 2013 11:16:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/53185/royal-bank-of-scotland-hit-by-goldman-sachs-downgrade--63137.html RBS misses forecasts as it tackles bad debt https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/52892/rbs-misses-forecasts-as-it-tackles-bad-debt-62804.html Fri, 01 Nov 2013 07:43:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/52892/rbs-misses-forecasts-as-it-tackles-bad-debt-62804.html RBS split into good and bad more likely than market assumes, says Numis https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/52506/rbs-split-into-good-and-bad-more-likely-than-market-assumes-says-numis-62367.html Mon, 21 Oct 2013 11:24:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/52506/rbs-split-into-good-and-bad-more-likely-than-market-assumes-says-numis-62367.html "Tentacles of government are growing," says Liberum https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/52464/tentacles-of-government-are-growing-says-liberum-62312.html ‘Meddling’ is the theme and title of a Liberum note released earlier on Friday. And it relates not to those ‘dang meddling kids’ from Scooby-Doo circa 1975, but the tendency for politicians to involve themselves in big business.

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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 12:40:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/52464/tentacles-of-government-are-growing-says-liberum-62312.html
BoA Merrill Lynch more cautious on UK banks; downgrades RBS to 'underperform' https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/52288/boa-merrill-lynch-more-cautious-on-uk-banks-downgrades-rbs-to-underperform-62117.html Mon, 14 Oct 2013 09:12:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/52288/boa-merrill-lynch-more-cautious-on-uk-banks-downgrades-rbs-to-underperform-62117.html Direct Line falls as RBS sells 20% stake for £630mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/51568/direct-line-falls-as-rbs-sells-20-stake-for-630mln-61309.html Royal Bank of Scotland has sold off another 20% in insurance group Direct Line, earning the bailed-out bank £630mln

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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 07:33:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/51568/direct-line-falls-as-rbs-sells-20-stake-for-630mln-61309.html
RBS to sell another chunk of Direct Line in placing https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/51556/rbs-to-sell-another-chunk-of-direct-line-in-placing-61292.html Royal Bank of Scotland has unveiled plans to sell off an 18% stake in insurance group Direct Line, which could earn it up to £630mln

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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 17:13:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/51556/rbs-to-sell-another-chunk-of-direct-line-in-placing-61292.html
RBS appears most exposed by fresh mis-selling banking scandal, says Investec https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/51067/rbs-appears-most-exposed-by-fresh-mis-selling-banking-scandal-says-investec-60738.html RBS is the most likely big bank to need to put aside extra provisions to compensate customers for mis-selling of interest rate swaps, reckons City firm Investec. The rate swap issue is the latest mis-selling scandal to hit the  banking sector - still reeling from the PPI debacle.

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Wed, 04 Sep 2013 12:20:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/51067/rbs-appears-most-exposed-by-fresh-mis-selling-banking-scandal-says-investec-60738.html
RBS at bottom of Citigroup’s banking pile https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/50975/rbs-at-bottom-of-citigroups-banking-pile-60633.html The short-term steps taken by Royal Bank of Scotland to improve the state-owned bank’s capital position have come at the expense of long-term profitability, say Citi's banking gurus

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Mon, 02 Sep 2013 09:53:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/50975/rbs-at-bottom-of-citigroups-banking-pile-60633.html
W & G Investments floats; prepares RBS "rainbow assets" bid https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/50578/w-g-investments-floats-prepares-rbs-rainbow-assets-bid-60193.html W&G Investments floated on AIM on Tuesday, having raised money to table a bid for the so-called "rainbow assets" of state-owned lender RBS. The lender has been instructed by the European Commission to dispose of 315 branches as the price for receiving a taxpayer-funded bail-out during the credit crunch.

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Tue, 20 Aug 2013 08:39:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/50578/w-g-investments-floats-prepares-rbs-rainbow-assets-bid-60193.html
Investec turns bearish on RBS https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/50495/investec-turns-bearish-on-rbs-60107.html State-backed lender RBS is now an investment only for the courageous, reckons broker Investec, which has cut its rating to 'sell' from 'hold'.

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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 10:34:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/50495/investec-turns-bearish-on-rbs-60107.html
RBS unveils Ross McEwan as new boss https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/50111/rbs-unveils-ross-mcewan-as-new-boss-59665.html Ross McEwan will make the step-up to chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland as the bank revealed the New Zealander will take over from current boss Stephen Hester in October

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Fri, 02 Aug 2013 06:34:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/50111/rbs-unveils-ross-mcewan-as-new-boss-59665.html
RBS cops £5.6mln fine for mis-reporting trades https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/49839/rbs-cops-56mln-fine-for-mis-reporting-trades-59344.html Wed, 24 Jul 2013 11:24:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/49839/rbs-cops-56mln-fine-for-mis-reporting-trades-59344.html RBS joins Goldman Sachs buy list after plan to split bank https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/49389/rbs-joins-goldman-sachs-buy-list-after-plan-to-split-bank-58823.html RBS has been upgraded by Goldman Sachs as the heavyweight broker added it to its ‘buy’ list following George Osborne's plan to split the 'good' bank from the 'bad' one

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Tue, 09 Jul 2013 14:55:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/49389/rbs-joins-goldman-sachs-buy-list-after-plan-to-split-bank-58823.html
Government exit from RBS and Lloyds creates investor opportunity, says Jefferies https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48678/government-exit-from-rbs-and-lloyds-creates-investor-opportunity-says-jefferies-58012.html A government sale of its stakes in High Street banks RBS (LON:RBS) and Lloyds (LON:LLOY) offers an opportunity for investors, reckons US broker Jefferies.

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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:30:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48678/government-exit-from-rbs-and-lloyds-creates-investor-opportunity-says-jefferies-58012.html
RBS shares slump as Hester leaves and further jobs to be cut https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48649/rbs-shares-slump-as-hester-leaves-and-further-jobs-to-be-cut-57973.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 08:54:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48649/rbs-shares-slump-as-hester-leaves-and-further-jobs-to-be-cut-57973.html RBS’s Hester heads for the exit https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48624/rbss-hester-heads-for-the-exit-57944.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 17:18:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48624/rbss-hester-heads-for-the-exit-57944.html Lloyds, RBS upgraded as BarCap assess impact of 're-privatisation' https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48614/lloyds-rbs-upgraded-as-barcap-assess-impact-of-re-privatisation-57933.html George Osborne’s Mansion House speech should make interesting listening, if the rash of seemingly well informed press reports prove correct. They suggest the Chancellor’s annual set-piece address to City will be used as the forum to announce the ‘re-privatisation’ of Lloyds Banking Group and Royal Bank of Scotland.

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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 11:56:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48614/lloyds-rbs-upgraded-as-barcap-assess-impact-of-re-privatisation-57933.html
RBS could be split in two under commission recommendation https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48357/rbs-could-be-split-in-two-under-commission-recommendation-57633.html The RBS saga took another twist Tuesday as it emerged the state-backed bank could be split in two.

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Tue, 04 Jun 2013 11:16:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/48357/rbs-could-be-split-in-two-under-commission-recommendation-57633.html
Royal Bank of Scotland: Deutsche the latest to take out red pen after lacklustre results https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/47482/royal-bank-of-scotland-deutsche-the-latest-to-take-out-red-pen-after-lacklustre-results-56610.html Tue, 07 May 2013 09:48:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/47482/royal-bank-of-scotland-deutsche-the-latest-to-take-out-red-pen-after-lacklustre-results-56610.html UPDATE: Royal Bank of Scotland lays groundwork for privatisation https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/47412/update-royal-bank-of-scotland-lays-groundwork-for-privatisation-56524.html Royal Bank of Scotland's restructuring should be "substantially complete" by the middle of next year, CEO Stephen Hester revealed. That opens up the possibility of the government selling some or all of its stake before the next general election.

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Fri, 03 May 2013 11:30:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/47412/update-royal-bank-of-scotland-lays-groundwork-for-privatisation-56524.html
Royal Bank of Scotland lays groundwork for privatisation https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/47411/royal-bank-of-scotland-lays-groundwork-for-privatisation-56523.html Fri, 03 May 2013 07:15:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/47411/royal-bank-of-scotland-lays-groundwork-for-privatisation-56523.html RBS to be probed by new regulator over IT problems https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/46627/rbs-to-be-probed-by-new-regulator-over-it-problems-55619.html Tue, 09 Apr 2013 15:50:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/46627/rbs-to-be-probed-by-new-regulator-over-it-problems-55619.html Goldman upgrades RBS saying earnings dilution is priced in https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/46205/goldman-upgrades-rbs-saying-earnings-dilution-is-priced-in--55124.html Mon, 25 Mar 2013 10:41:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/46205/goldman-upgrades-rbs-saying-earnings-dilution-is-priced-in--55124.html RBS takes big hit after ‘chastening year’ https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/45456/rbs-takes-big-hit-after-chastening-year-54229.html Royal Bank of Scotland made a hefty loss in a “chastening year” that saw it embroiled in a number of scandals along with rival UK lenders

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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 07:46:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/45456/rbs-takes-big-hit-after-chastening-year-54229.html
RBS agrees to pay £390mln in fines for LIBOR rigging https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/44729/rbs-agrees-to-pay-390mln-in-fines-for-libor-rigging-53371.html Wed, 06 Feb 2013 13:29:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/44729/rbs-agrees-to-pay-390mln-in-fines-for-libor-rigging-53371.html RBS braces itself for Libor fine https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/44718/rbs-braces-itself-for-libor-fine-53358.html Wed, 06 Feb 2013 07:46:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/44718/rbs-braces-itself-for-libor-fine-53358.html Cheaper mortgages on the way, UBS predicts, as it ups targets for UK banks https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/43770/cheaper-mortgages-on-the-way-ubs-predicts-as-it-ups-targets-for-uk-banks-52186.html Wed, 09 Jan 2013 11:51:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/43770/cheaper-mortgages-on-the-way-ubs-predicts-as-it-ups-targets-for-uk-banks-52186.html RBS rally looks overdone https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/43637/rbs-rally-looks-overdone-52045.html RBS shares have enjoyed a strong few months, but Investec expects a sharp correction.

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Fri, 04 Jan 2013 09:33:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/43637/rbs-rally-looks-overdone-52045.html
RBS shares sink after reveals quarterly net loss https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/41819/rbs-shares-sink-after-reveals-quarterly-net-loss-49862.html Fri, 02 Nov 2012 08:39:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/41819/rbs-shares-sink-after-reveals-quarterly-net-loss-49862.html RBS quits government asset scheme in vital recovery step https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/41294/rbs-quits-government-asset-scheme-in-vital-recovery-step-49245.html Wed, 17 Oct 2012 07:07:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/41294/rbs-quits-government-asset-scheme-in-vital-recovery-step-49245.html RBS kicks off float of Direct Line insurance arm https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/40294/rbs-kicks-off-float-of-direct-line-insurance-arm-48067.html Fri, 14 Sep 2012 06:35:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/40294/rbs-kicks-off-float-of-direct-line-insurance-arm-48067.html RBS under investigation in US over Iran dealings https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/39531/rbs-under-investigation-in-us-over-iran-dealings-47201.html Wed, 22 Aug 2012 14:49:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/39531/rbs-under-investigation-in-us-over-iran-dealings-47201.html RBS profits down after computer glitch https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/38818/rbs-profits-down-after-computer-glitch-46388.html Royal Bank of Scotland has reported a dip in profits as it was forced to set aside as much as £125 million for the recent IT glitch.

 

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Fri, 03 Aug 2012 06:19:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/38818/rbs-profits-down-after-computer-glitch-46388.html
Ministers mull RBS nationalisation to boost lending https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/38780/ministers-mull-rbs-nationalisation-to-boost-lending-46344.html Thu, 02 Aug 2012 08:56:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/38780/ministers-mull-rbs-nationalisation-to-boost-lending-46344.html RBS chief waives bonus after IT chaos https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37519/rbs-chief-waives-bonus-after-it-chaos-44858.html Fri, 29 Jun 2012 14:26:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37519/rbs-chief-waives-bonus-after-it-chaos-44858.html RBS shares down as computer glitch fallout drags on https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37354/rbs-shares-down-as-computer-glitch-fallout-drags-on-44653.html Tue, 26 Jun 2012 12:59:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37354/rbs-shares-down-as-computer-glitch-fallout-drags-on-44653.html RBS computer glitch fallout goes into second week as NatWest extends opening hours again https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37275/rbs-computer-glitch-fallout-goes-into-second-week-as-natwest-extends-opening-hours-again-44566.html Mon, 25 Jun 2012 08:49:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37275/rbs-computer-glitch-fallout-goes-into-second-week-as-natwest-extends-opening-hours-again-44566.html RBS slams Moody’s downgrade https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37210/rbs-slams-moodys-downgrade-44498.html Royal Bank of Scotland launched a scathing attack on Moody’s this morning after it was one of 15 global banks to be downgraded by the ratings agency.

 

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Fri, 22 Jun 2012 07:02:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37210/rbs-slams-moodys-downgrade-44498.html
RBS business model better than European peers, says UBS https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37165/rbs-business-model-better-than-european-peers-says-ubs-44448.html Thu, 21 Jun 2012 07:01:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/37165/rbs-business-model-better-than-european-peers-says-ubs-44448.html RBS, Share Price Consolidation, What comes next? Precogz https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/258266/rbs-share-price-consolidation-what-comes-next-precogz-9586.html

Prior to the ten-to-ne consolidation in RBS’s shares, we’d a confirmed logic running, which was pointing to a near term bottom at 18p with secondary target 16.6p. These numbers were pretty awful, evoking as they did memories of 2009 when we were all pretty damned scared. 

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Fri, 08 Jun 2012 16:28:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/258266/rbs-share-price-consolidation-what-comes-next-precogz-9586.html
RBS better placed to withstand Greek euro exit than rivals, says Morgan Stanley https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/35832/rbs-better-placed-to-withstand-greek-euro-exit-than-rivals-says-morgan-stanley-42823.html Royal Bank of Scotland is in a better position to withstand a Greek Euro exit than many of its European rivals according to broker Morgan Stanley.

 

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Tue, 15 May 2012 10:54:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/35832/rbs-better-placed-to-withstand-greek-euro-exit-than-rivals-says-morgan-stanley-42823.html
RBS chief encouraged by progress despite further loss - UPDATE https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/35477/rbs-chief-encouraged-by-progress-despite-further-loss-update-42374.html State-owned Royal Bank of Scotland posted another quarterly loss, though chief executive Stephen Hester said he was happy with the bank's progress.

 

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Fri, 04 May 2012 09:38:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/35477/rbs-chief-encouraged-by-progress-despite-further-loss-update-42374.html
RBS chief encouraged by progress despite further loss https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/35473/rbs-chief-encouraged-by-progress-despite-further-loss-42367.html State-owned Royal Bank of Scotland posted another quarterly loss as it took extra provisions for payment protection insurance (PPI) mis-selling, though chief executive Stephen Hester said he was happy with the bank's progress.

 

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Fri, 04 May 2012 07:37:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/35473/rbs-chief-encouraged-by-progress-despite-further-loss-42367.html
RBS shares rise on Abu Dhabi sale talks https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/34212/rbs-shares-rise-on-abu-dhabi-sale-talks-40778.html Tue, 27 Mar 2012 09:02:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/34212/rbs-shares-rise-on-abu-dhabi-sale-talks-40778.html Precogz: RBS - The Future https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/257353/precogz-rbs-the-future-8697.html Fri, 16 Mar 2012 15:15:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/257353/precogz-rbs-the-future-8697.html Royal Bank of Scotland given a boost by UBS upgrade https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/33855/royal-bank-of-scotland-given-a-boost-by-ubs-upgrade-40352.html Fri, 16 Mar 2012 09:39:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/33855/royal-bank-of-scotland-given-a-boost-by-ubs-upgrade-40352.html RBS losses double as bonus controversy rumbles on https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/33032/rbs-losses-double-as-bonus-controversy-rumbles-on-39331.html Thu, 23 Feb 2012 08:12:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/33032/rbs-losses-double-as-bonus-controversy-rumbles-on-39331.html Royal Bank of Scotland shares take off after it unveils £4.7 billion sale of aviation capital arm https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/31734/royal-bank-of-scotland-shares-take-off-after-it-unveils-47-billion-sale-of-aviation-capital-arm-37878.html Tue, 17 Jan 2012 07:28:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/31734/royal-bank-of-scotland-shares-take-off-after-it-unveils-47-billion-sale-of-aviation-capital-arm-37878.html RBS upgraded from 'sell' to 'buy' by Seymour Pierce https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/31636/rbs-upgraded-from-sell-to-buy-by-seymour-pierce-37775.html Fri, 13 Jan 2012 08:52:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/31636/rbs-upgraded-from-sell-to-buy-by-seymour-pierce-37775.html RBS shares rise on plans to drop investment banking units and 3,500 jobs https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/31584/rbs-shares-rise-on-plans-to-drop-investment-banking-units-and-3500-jobs-37723.html Thu, 12 Jan 2012 07:57:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/31584/rbs-shares-rise-on-plans-to-drop-investment-banking-units-and-3500-jobs-37723.html RBS mulling huge investment bank jobs cull https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/31372/rbs-mulling-huge-investment-bank-jobs-cull-37497.html Thu, 05 Jan 2012 08:21:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/31372/rbs-mulling-huge-investment-bank-jobs-cull-37497.html Royal Bank of Scotland “a longer term story”, says Investec https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/29447/royal-bank-of-scotland-a-longer-term-story-says-investec-35211.html After RBS issued a curate’s egg of a third quarter report this morning, with headline figures belying issues at the bank’s Global Banking & Markets division, Investec believes the shares still offer value over the long term.

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Fri, 04 Nov 2011 12:40:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/29447/royal-bank-of-scotland-a-longer-term-story-says-investec-35211.html
Royal Bank of Scotland Group: a curate’s egg of a third quarter https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/29437/royal-bank-of-scotland-group-a-curates-egg-of-a-third-quarter-35201.html Fri, 04 Nov 2011 08:25:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/29437/royal-bank-of-scotland-group-a-curates-egg-of-a-third-quarter-35201.html Royal Bank of Scotland downgraded by Morgan Stanley https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/28868/royal-bank-of-scotland-downgraded-by-morgan-stanley-34489.html But Collins Stewart highlights value at Barclays and Standard Chartered among other European banks due to their “attractive yields”.


 

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Tue, 18 Oct 2011 11:01:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/28868/royal-bank-of-scotland-downgraded-by-morgan-stanley-34489.html
Bank shares hit by Moody’s downgrades https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/28532/bank-shares-hit-by-moodys-downgrades-34093.html Shares in all four of the UK’s major banks had lost ground by lunchtime after the credit rating agency downgraded the debt of RBS and Lloyds along with several smaller UK-based financial institutions

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Fri, 07 Oct 2011 12:18:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/28532/bank-shares-hit-by-moodys-downgrades-34093.html
RBS shares recover some lost ground after response to Moody’s downgrade https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/28520/rbs-shares-recover-some-lost-ground-after-response-to-moodys-downgrade-34082.html Fri, 07 Oct 2011 07:57:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/28520/rbs-shares-recover-some-lost-ground-after-response-to-moodys-downgrade-34082.html Royal Bank of Scotland a ‘buy’ after heavy fall, says Deutsche https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/27221/royal-bank-of-scotland-a-buy-after-heavy-fall-says-deutsche--32507.html UK banks have suffered very badly in the recent big pullback on markets, with Royal Bank of Scotland having been particularly hard hit. But after plummeting more than 35 per cent in the last month Deutsche Bank analysts reckon RBS shares are well worth picking up now.

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Tue, 30 Aug 2011 10:36:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/27221/royal-bank-of-scotland-a-buy-after-heavy-fall-says-deutsche--32507.html
Market pullback triggers Citi probe into pension risks at RBS and Lloyds https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26855/market-pullback-triggers-citi-probe-into-pension-risks-at-rbs-and-lloyds-32057.html The big falls in equity market values recently has inspired analysts at Citi to probe pension risks among UK banks. Their findings show that the domestic players, including Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland, have particularly large pension liabilities relative to their market capitalisation.

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Wed, 17 Aug 2011 09:51:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26855/market-pullback-triggers-citi-probe-into-pension-risks-at-rbs-and-lloyds-32057.html
UK banks given thumbs up by Societe Generale https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26705/uk-banks-given-thumbs-up-by-societe-generale-31876.html UK banks have won praise from Societe Generale for the “great strides” they have made since 2008 in cleaning up their balance sheets. Indeed the broker believes they are now very undervalued and cites Royal Bank of Scotland as its top pick. 

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Fri, 12 Aug 2011 10:56:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26705/uk-banks-given-thumbs-up-by-societe-generale-31876.html
Royal Bank of Scotland struggles to convince Nomura https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26538/royal-bank-of-scotland-struggles-to-convince-nomura--31665.html Royal Bank of Scotland, one of the bailed-out banks, unveiled broadly-in-line interim headline numbers and assured restructuring remains on track. Drilling further down into the group’s commentary and balance sheet, however, has left analysts at Nomura still very cautious on prospects for the group. 

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Mon, 08 Aug 2011 14:07:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26538/royal-bank-of-scotland-struggles-to-convince-nomura--31665.html
Royal Bank of Scotland suffers on market turmoil and weak interims https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26476/royal-bank-of-scotland-suffers-on-market-turmoil-and-weak-interims-31591.html An eye watering net loss of £1.453 billion at Royal Bank of Scotland driven heavily by provisions made for its part in the Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) mis-selling scandal and a greater than expected write-down on its Greek debt, spooked already panicky investors

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Fri, 05 Aug 2011 14:16:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26476/royal-bank-of-scotland-suffers-on-market-turmoil-and-weak-interims-31591.html
Royal Bank of Scotland reveals £733 million Greek provision as it slumps to second quarter loss https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26457/royal-bank-of-scotland-reveals-733-million-greek-provision-as-it-slumps-to-second-quarter-loss-31563.html Royal Bank of Scotland posted a second quarter loss as it was rocked by a £733 million provision for the Greek crisis and a previously-announced £850 million charge covering payment protection insurance claims.

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Fri, 05 Aug 2011 06:50:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26457/royal-bank-of-scotland-reveals-733-million-greek-provision-as-it-slumps-to-second-quarter-loss-31563.html
Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Bank in focus ahead of earning reports https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26239/royal-bank-of-scotland-and-lloyds-bank-in-focus-ahead-of-earning-reports-31315.html With high street banks on the runway to illuminate on their second quarter performance over the coming week, analysts have been busy casting an eye over the sector, with the performance of the two bailed out banks, Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland, of major interest.

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Fri, 29 Jul 2011 12:46:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26239/royal-bank-of-scotland-and-lloyds-bank-in-focus-ahead-of-earning-reports-31315.html
European banking woes provoke concern for Barclays, RBS and Lloyds https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26124/european-banking-woes-provoke-concern-for-barclays-rbs-and-lloyds-31175.html Investors in Barclays and RBS are nervous ahead of next week’s interim results from the banks after UBS and Deutsche Bank, two of Europe’s largest banks, revealed weakness in the investment banking sector

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Wed, 27 Jul 2011 11:58:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/26124/european-banking-woes-provoke-concern-for-barclays-rbs-and-lloyds-31175.html
Lender forbearance tricky to assess in detail, says Deutsche https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/25433/lender-forbearance-tricky-to-assess-in-detail-says-deutsche-30368.html Worries about forbearance, whereby banks cut struggling borrowers slack, are growing on fears indiscriminate use of the practice could leave the sector exposed to further shocks. As Deutsche Bank notes, however, it is tricky assessing the practice in detail as disclosures on this front are inconsistent across the sector.

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Thu, 07 Jul 2011 10:19:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/25433/lender-forbearance-tricky-to-assess-in-detail-says-deutsche-30368.html
Royal Bank of Scotland ups income and operating profit but gives no update on potential PPI liabilities https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/23402/royal-bank-of-scotland-ups-income-and-operating-profit-but-gives-no-update-on-potential-ppi-liabilities-27940.html Fri, 06 May 2011 06:48:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/23402/royal-bank-of-scotland-ups-income-and-operating-profit-but-gives-no-update-on-potential-ppi-liabilities-27940.html RBS cuts full-year losses https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/21679/rbs-cuts-full-year-losses--25841.html Thu, 24 Feb 2011 07:33:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/21679/rbs-cuts-full-year-losses--25841.html RBS to make £850m on Global Merchant Services disposal https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/16406/rbs-to-make-850m-on-global-merchant-services-disposal-19766.html Fri, 06 Aug 2010 14:18:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/16406/rbs-to-make-850m-on-global-merchant-services-disposal-19766.html RBS back in the black https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/16375/rbs-back-in-the-black-19730.html Fri, 06 Aug 2010 07:12:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/16375/rbs-back-in-the-black-19730.html RBS renegotiating JV deal with Aviva https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/16331/rbs-renegotiating-jv-deal-with-aviva-19682.html Thu, 05 Aug 2010 07:23:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/16331/rbs-renegotiating-jv-deal-with-aviva-19682.html RBS agrees sale of branches to Santander UK https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/16285/rbs-agrees-sale-of-branches-to-santander-uk--19620.html Wed, 04 Aug 2010 06:50:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/16285/rbs-agrees-sale-of-branches-to-santander-uk--19620.html RBS continues disposals gets US$1.6bln from JP Morgan, to sell Indian banking ops to HSBC https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/15180/rbs-continues-disposals-gets-us16bln-from-jp-morgan-to-sell-indian-banking-ops-to-hsbc-18381.html Fri, 02 Jul 2010 10:40:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/15180/rbs-continues-disposals-gets-us16bln-from-jp-morgan-to-sell-indian-banking-ops-to-hsbc-18381.html Wilbur Ross to back Virgin Money bid for RBS branches with £0.5 billion https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/12404/wilbur-ross-to-back-virgin-money-bid-for-rbs-branches-with-05-billion-15205.html Sun, 04 Apr 2010 11:15:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/12404/wilbur-ross-to-back-virgin-money-bid-for-rbs-branches-with-05-billion-15205.html RBS and MCB call off US$87 million RBS Pakistan sale after missing regulatory approval deadline https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/9371/rbs-and-mcb-call-off-us87-million-rbs-pakistan-sale-after-missing-regulatory-approval-deadline-11748.html Mon, 04 Jan 2010 08:27:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/9371/rbs-and-mcb-call-off-us87-million-rbs-pakistan-sale-after-missing-regulatory-approval-deadline-11748.html RBS To Receive Further Capital From Treasury Following Accession Agreement https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/8447/rbs-to-receive-further-capital-from-treasury-following-accession-agreement-10657.html Fri, 27 Nov 2009 08:22:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/8447/rbs-to-receive-further-capital-from-treasury-following-accession-agreement-10657.html RBS Core-Business Profits Overshadowed By £3.2 billion write-down https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/7802/rbs-core-business-profits-overshadowed-by-32-billion-write-down-9925.html Fri, 06 Nov 2009 10:15:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/7802/rbs-core-business-profits-overshadowed-by-32-billion-write-down-9925.html Royal Bank of Scotland sees plenty of upside in copper, aluminium over long term https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/6911/royal-bank-of-scotland-sees-plenty-of-upside-in-copper-aluminium-over-long-term--8941.html Thu, 08 Oct 2009 08:39:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/6911/royal-bank-of-scotland-sees-plenty-of-upside-in-copper-aluminium-over-long-term--8941.html RBS to sell Pakistan unit to MCB Bank for US$87 mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/5378/rbs-to-sell-pakistan-unit-to-mcb-bank-for-us87-mln-7220.html Wed, 12 Aug 2009 07:52:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/5378/rbs-to-sell-pakistan-unit-to-mcb-bank-for-us87-mln-7220.html RBS posts small profit amid soaring bad debts, says results may not improve until 2011 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/5287/rbs-posts-small-profit-amid-soaring-bad-debts-says-results-may-not-improve-until-2011-7116.html Fri, 07 Aug 2009 08:15:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/5287/rbs-posts-small-profit-amid-soaring-bad-debts-says-results-may-not-improve-until-2011-7116.html RBS sells Retail, Commercial and Global Banking operations in Asia to ANZ Group https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/5209/rbs-sells-retail-commercial-and-global-banking-operations-in-asia-to-anz-group-7025.html Tue, 04 Aug 2009 07:12:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/5209/rbs-sells-retail-commercial-and-global-banking-operations-in-asia-to-anz-group-7025.html RBS shares soar on news FD Whittaker to leave later this year https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/3911/rbs-shares-soar-on-news-fd-whittaker-to-leave-later-this-year-5478.html Tue, 05 May 2009 07:37:00 +1000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/3911/rbs-shares-soar-on-news-fd-whittaker-to-leave-later-this-year-5478.html Royal Bank of Scotland divests Bank of China stake for £1.6 billion https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/2732/royal-bank-of-scotland-divests-bank-of-china-stake-for-16-billion-4010.html Wed, 14 Jan 2009 09:14:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/2732/royal-bank-of-scotland-divests-bank-of-china-stake-for-16-billion-4010.html Royal Bank of Scotland Group: a curate’s egg of a third quarter https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/29436/royal-bank-of-scotland-group-a-curates-egg-of-a-third-quarter-35200.html Tue, 01 Jan 1991 00:00:00 +1100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/29436/royal-bank-of-scotland-group-a-curates-egg-of-a-third-quarter-35200.html