The world’s biggest banks are overhauling how they trade currencies to regain the trust of customers and preempt regulators’ efforts to force changes on an industry tarnished by allegations of manipulation.
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Alex Salmond has accused the Treasury of leaking market-sensitive information about the future of RBS in Scotland in a dirty tricks campaign to undermine the independence campaign.
It has been blindingly obvious for months that Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds would move to London if Scotand votes for independence.
Royal Bank of Scotland has drawn up plans to shift its head office from Scotland – where it has been based since 1727 – in the event that next week's referendum backs a break away from the rest of the UK.
Chancellor George Osborne wanted Royal Bank of Scotland to hurry up and get rid of Citizens, its US bank, and concentrate on being a UK-focused lender. Former chief executive Stephen Hester didn't want to rush the process and thought RBS's capital position would be better served by waiting for Citizens' value to recover.
Royal Bank of Scotland's US arm, Citizens, could be valued at more than $14bn (£8.5bn), the bailed-out bank has indicated, as it pushed the button on the sale of the business.
Banks seeking to circumvent the EU's cap on bonuses for top staff could face further action from European regulators, a senior official has warned.
Royal Bank of Scotland has hired headhunters to take on one of the toughest boardroom searches in Britain - recruiting the next chairman of the taxpayer-backed lender.
The owner of a bankrupt student housing company sued Royal Bank of Scotland, saying the lender sold hedging products linked to Libor while trying to rig the interest-rate benchmark.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) will fine Royal Bank of Scotland about £15m for giving poor sales advice to mortgage customers in the latest blow to the taxpayer-controlled bank's reputation.
Here's a few interesting links to some Bloomberg, Fox Business, New York Times and Reuters stories currently doing the rounds. RBS Penalized $1.9 Million in Credit Auction 'Math Error'
Twenty two of the most progressive employers have been shortlisted for this year's Workingmums.co.uk Top Employer Awards.
Royal Bank of Scotland's new capital resolution division (RCR) will contain £38bn of the bailed-out bank's most troublesome loans.
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Here's some links to a few interesting Bloomberg, Daily Telegraph, Financial Times, Fox Business Network, Independent, and Investment News stories currently doing the rounds.
Reuters reports that Royal Bank of Scotland's CEO, Stephen Hester, needs to be given the freedom to complete his five-year turnaround plan without excessive interference, the bank's chairman said at the firm's annual meeting Wednesday.
Former Barclays bankers led by Omar Selim are setting up an asset-management firm focusing on quantitative strategies to find socially responsible investments.
Swiss private bank Julius Baer is interested in acquiring Coutts International, a unit of Royal Bank of Scotland, but will not get into a bidding war for the venerable British bank's overseas arm, a Swiss paper reported on Sunday.
Here's the latest on the 'Movers & Shakers' front.
We looked at 10 bosses of some of the world's largest banks and rated them on 5 key criteria in terms of their effectiveness.
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The firm seeks to slim down its operations to prepare for tough new U.S. regulations.
No less than 7 top firms have gone / are going through difficulties of one kind or another - and that's in addition to the 'normal' issues banks are having related to regulation, capital requirements and the malaise in fixed income.