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NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland and Ulster Bank to ensure all customers pay less for their overdraft for the next 3 months

NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland and Ulster Bank have taken the decision to hold overdraft interest at current rates for personal customers for at least three months, to give customers some financial peace of mind in a worrying time.

RBS announces decisions on dividends in response to Covid-19

In order to serve the needs of businesses and households through the unprecedented situation presented by Covid-19, the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (“RBS”) Board of Directors (“Board”) has decided to undertake no quarterly or interim dividend payments, accrual of dividends or share buybacks and defer decisions on any future shareholder distributions until the end of 2020.

Royal Bank of Scotland and The Scotsman newspaper call for businesses to donate food and hygiene products to support poverty charities during coronavirus crisis

Royal Bank of Scotland has turned its Edinburgh head office’s Conference Centre into a distribution centre to supply food and hygiene products to the Trussell Trust food banks and Social Bite charity.

Support for our customers affected by the coronavirus

We’re committed to supporting our customers who may be affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19).

NatWest pledges £5bn Working Capital Support for SMEs during Coronavirus outbreak

As the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak begins to directly impact more businesses, NatWest has outlined the initial support it will provide to SMEs across the UK, including a £5bn Working Capital Support extension to its successful Growth Funding Package, ongoing support and practical advice for businesses.

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NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland matching customer donations to provide £5m National Emergencies Trust

NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland have announced a donation-matching programme of up to £5m for the National Emergencies Trust (NET) Coronavirus appeal, aimed at leveraging a further £5m of support from the public.

01 April 2020

Q3 2019 RBS postcode lending

Lending data published today shows that RBS is a major supporter of the UK economy.

01 April 2020

RBS announces decisions on dividends in response to Covid-19

In order to serve the needs of businesses and households through the unprecedented situation presented by Covid-19, the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (“RBS”) Board of Directors (“Board”) has decided to undertake no quarterly or interim dividend payments, accrual of dividends or share buybacks and defer decisions on any future shareholder distributions until the end of 2020.

01 April 2020

To all our customers

In a letter to customers, regulators, journalists and politicians, CEO Alison Rose explains that we're doing everything we can to let people, families and businesses – especially those who may be vulnerable - know how we can support them at what is a very difficult time for many.

30 March 2020

NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland and Ulster Bank to ensure all customers pay less for their overdraft for the next 3 months

NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland and Ulster Bank have taken the decision to hold overdraft interest at current rates for personal customers for at least three months, to give customers some financial peace of mind in a worrying time.

27 March 2020

Royal Bank of Scotland and The Scotsman newspaper call for businesses to donate food and hygiene products to support poverty charities during coronavirus crisis

Royal Bank of Scotland has turned its Edinburgh head office’s Conference Centre into a distribution centre to supply food and hygiene products to the Trussell Trust food banks and Social Bite charity.

27 March 2020

Output rises in almost all regions in February, led by strong growth in London

London continued to lead UK regional growth in February, according to the latest NatWest Regional PMI® report.

10 March 2020

Royal Bank of Scotland releases first Polymer £20 note featuring Kate Cranston

The note, which features the image of historic Scottish entrepreneur Kate Cranston, is the bank’s first new £20 in 23 years and the first Scottish note of its denomination to feature a woman other than the Queen on its face.

06 March 2020

Our commitment to developing young people

To mark this year’s National Careers Week, Sandra Beattie, Talent Acquisition Lead for Early Careers at RBS blogs about how we champion the potential of our graduates, interns and apprentices.

02 March 2020

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