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  • NatWest launches new entrepreneurs programme Growth Builder

    • Enterprise
    • Supporting corporates
    • NatWest
    5 February 2016
    Members of Growth Builders programme NatWest is a key partner of Growth Builder, a business growth programme designed by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs to help high-growth British businesses.
  • NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland help first time buyers in London

    • Help to buy
    • NatWest
    • The Royal Bank of Scotland
    • London
    • Supporting individuals
    4 February 2016
    NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland support the UK Government’s Help to Buy London scheme at launch on Monday February 1st.
  • Guest blog: Giving something back

    • Blog
    3 February 2016
    RBS CEO hosting a roundtable in Leeds Vicky Morrell, Founder of ‘A Little Something Back’ discusses the benefits of being in an Entrepreneurial Spark hatchery and her meeting with RBS CEO Ross McEwan.
  • NatWest partners with Citizens Advice to support vulnerable customers

    • Personal banking
    • NatWest
    • Business banking
    • London
    • Supporting individuals
    3 February 2016
    parliamentary event NatWest pilot project showcased at Citizens Advice Parliamentary Reception on Tuesday 2 February.
  • Never a dull moment - Economics Weekly

    • Interest rates
    • Economic Analysis
    1 February 2016
    Bank of England A former Bank of England Governor once said of central banking that “boring is best”. Last week though, central bankers were once again hogging the limelight. First off, the US Federal Reserve, which having raised rates must now work out whether the economy can support them. Second the Bank of Japan, which joined the negative rate club. And with all eyes on the Bank of England this week, “boring” seems a distant memory.
  • New free business accelerator hubs in 2016

    • Enterprise
    • Start up
    • Supporting small businesses
    1 February 2016
    Entrepreneurs at hub Royal Bank of Scotland, NatWest and Ulster are expanding their network of free business accelerator hubs across the UK to support entrepreneurs.
  • Royal Bank of Scotland announces shortlist to appear on new £10 note

    • Our news
    1 February 2016
    new £10 note shortlist The Royal Bank of Scotland has today announced that James Clerk Maxwell, Mary Somerville and Thomas Telford have been shortlisted to appear on its new polymer £10 note, set to be issued in the second half of 2017. The final decision will be made following a public vote running from Monday 1 February to Sunday 7 February.
  • RBS community fund will share a further £2.5m in its second year

    • UK
    • Sustainability
    • Ireland
    • Charity
    • Supporting communities
    1 February 2016
    previous winners a new direction From noon Monday 1 February until noon Friday 19 February, applications are once again open for the first round of this year’s Skills & Opportunities Fund.
  • RBS hosts Holocaust Memorial Day event

    • Diversity & inclusion
    • Our news
    • London
    • RBS
    28 January 2016
    candles Bank hosts remembrance event for Holocaust Memorial Day in London offices in support of accepting diversity and encouraging inclusion.
  • January 2016 market update

    • Our news
    27 January 2016
    rbs RBS has today provided an update to the market on a number of items as it continues to execute against its strategy of dealing with as much of its conduct, litigation and restructuring as possible in 2015 and 2016.

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