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RBS to help 2.5 million people each year to be more financially capable

RBS has today committed to helping 2.5 million people in the UK each year to improve their financial capability.

RBS to increase lending to sustainable energy sector following £1.1bn securitisation of loans to UK sustainable energy market

RBS has executed a £1.1bn securitisation deal with Macquarie Infrastructure Debt Investment Solutions (MIDIS), which will allow the bank to recycle capital and increase lending to the sustainable or renewable energy sectors.

RBS launches £1 billion Female Entrepreneurship Funding and announces targets to help create at least 50k new businesses by 2023

RBS has today announced a new £1 billion in funding through NatWest to support female entrepreneurs in the UK to scale and grow – the largest intervention by a UK lender focused specifically on female-led businesses.

Royal Bank of Scotland launches new £7m fund to support organisations and communities across Scotland

The Royal Bank of Scotland has today unveiled a new £7m programme to help support communities and organisations across Scotland.

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Bank steps in to help flood victims

NatWest is introducing measures to help support personal and business customers who have been affected by the serious flooding across England and Wales.

19 February 2020

RBS to help 2.5 million people each year to be more financially capable

RBS has today committed to helping 2.5 million people in the UK each year to improve their financial capability.

12 February 2020

Royal Bank of Scotland Report on Jobs

According to the latest Royal Bank of Scotland Report on Jobs, permanent staff appointments continued to rise during January. Notably, the increase was the fastest in the current three-month sequence of expansion and solid overall.

07 February 2020

Netflix & Bills: NatWest research shows Brits wasting £25 Billion each year on unused payments

New research from NatWest has found that Brits are wasting £25 billion each year on unused direct debits, standing orders and recurring card payments.

05 February 2020

RBS to increase lending to sustainable energy sector following £1.1bn securitisation of loans to UK sustainable energy market

RBS has executed a £1.1bn securitisation deal with Macquarie Infrastructure Debt Investment Solutions (MIDIS), which will allow the bank to recycle capital and increase lending to the sustainable or renewable energy sectors.

30 January 2020

NatWest launches Intelligent Safe in partnership with G4S

NatWest has launched an intelligent cash management solution for businesses, in partnership with G4S.

29 January 2020

RBS launches £1 billion Female Entrepreneurship Funding and announces targets to help create at least 50k new businesses by 2023

RBS has today announced a new £1 billion in funding through NatWest to support female entrepreneurs in the UK to scale and grow – the largest intervention by a UK lender focused specifically on female-led businesses.

24 January 2020

NatWest announces new partnership to boost SME lending

NatWest has launched a new partnership with Soldo, a pre-paid company card provider for small businesses, which will allow two of the bank’s ventures, Esme Loans and Rapid Cash, to be offered directly to Soldo’s customers, as the bank aims to increase lending to UK SMEs throughout 2020.

16 January 2020

London remains top of regional growth rankings in December

London continued its recent outperformance of the UK economy in December, topping the regional rankings for output growth and job creation, according to the latest NatWest Regional PMI®.

15 January 2020

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