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Royal Bank of Scotland hosts ‘Easy Wins Live’ event

The event explored today’s ‘always on’ world and the pressure Scots face as they struggle to balance life inside and outside of work.

Sustained drop in UK automotive sector output highlights need for collaborative solutions

The new NatWest UK Automotive PMI® report is based on responses from UK automotive sector manufacturers and benchmarked against equivalent indices for Europe and the rest of the world.

NatWest current accounts can now be opened with a selfie

NatWest is the first high street bank to enable customers to open an account using a selfie and photo ID to verify who they are.

Royal Bank of Scotland Report on Jobs

Scotland defies overall UK trend to signal solid permanent placements growth.

Coutts Luxury Price Index reveals luxury prices rose slightly in the last quarter but sales hit a six-year low

Latest Coutts research shows the impact that Brexit and stamp duty hikes have had on the market – with sales volumes dropping to their lowest level since 2013*.

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Finance sector backs British business women

Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest are amongst 13 major banks and venture capital firms who have signed up to the Investing in Women Code.

17 July 2019

NatWest’s Student Living Index reveals Cardiff as the most affordable city to study in

The Index also shows that students’ cost of living decreased by 4% in UK cities between 2018 and 2019.

16 July 2019

RBS named as Top Global Employer for LGBT people

RBS is one of 14 companies worldwide to be recognised for their work in LGBT inclusion.

15 July 2019

A new evolution driven by the electric vehicle

Following the release of the NatWest UK Automotive PMI® report, Ian Isaac, Managing Director of RBS’ asset finance provider Lombard, blogs about a new evolution for vehicles in the asset finance world.

12 July 2019

NatWest Markets establishes new framework to facilitate investment in high ESG-rated products

NatWest Markets has today announced the establishment of a new Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) product framework that will facilitate investments in high ESG-rated assets.

10 July 2019

Wales defies broader economic downturn to lead regional output growth in June

Wales was the top-performing area for business activity growth in June, according to the latest NatWest UK Regional PMI® survey, bucking a broader deterioration in economic performance across the UK as a whole. Yorkshire & Humber was meanwhile the main bright spot for jobs, partly reflecting relatively strong business confidence in the region.

08 July 2019

NatWest Wales PMI® - June

According to the latest NatWest Wales PMI® data, private sector firms continued to signal an increase in business activity in June.

08 July 2019

Royal Bank of Scotland Report on Jobs

According to the latest Royal Bank of Scotland Report on Jobs, labour market trends in Scotland continued to improve in June, but there were signs that hiring conditions were cooling as permanent placements growth eased and temp billings declined for the first time in 18 months.

05 July 2019

NatWest pilots new working capital product Rapid Cash

NatWest has announced the pilot launch of Rapid Cash – a digital, flexible working capital product that connects with accounting software to provide a dynamic credit limit of between £25,000 to £300,000.

04 July 2019

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