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RBS agrees in principle settlement with the US Department of Justice regarding US RMBS investigation

The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (together with its subsidiaries, “RBS”) today announces that it has reached a civil settlement in principle with the US Department of Justice (“DoJ”) to resolve its investigation into RBS’s issuance and underwriting of US residential mortgage-backed securities (“RMBS”) between 2005 and 2007.

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Guest blog: Working together to support young workers

Hear from Money Advice Service’s Michael Royce on how they worked with NatWest on NatWest’s Financial Capability and Young Workers Report, and the importance of supporting young apprentices and workers.

NatWest teams up with Vocalink Analytics to help protect corporate customers from fraud

NatWest has strengthened its fraud protection systems with the adoption of ‘Corporate Fraud Insights’ - a solution which detects and alerts on corporate payments.

Supporting corporates
Royal Bank of Scotland Scottish Business Monitor - Q1 2018

New figures from the latest Royal Bank of Scotland Business Monitor, conducted by the Fraser of Allander Institute, reveal that Scotland has experienced the weakest volume of business in two years.

Supporting small businesses
Skills and Opportunities Fund public vote now open

Top voted organisations will be awarded up to £35k from the first round of the 2018 RBS Skills and Opportunities Fund.

Supporting communities

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NatWest outlines Esme Loans’ growth plans following successful pilot

Esme Loans, the digital lending platform for SMEs and scale up businesses launched by NatWest last year, has announced plans to grow its lending business following the success of its pilot.

Supporting small businesses

23 May 2018

Royal Bank of Scotland teams up with Scotland’s young business talent to encourage online safety

Royal Bank of Scotland has teamed up with seven of Scotland’s rising entrepreneurs for a new documentary series – Microchats – to encourage young people across the country to think about their online personal security.

Supporting individuals

23 May 2018

Ulster Bank supports Balmoral Show in its 150th year

Innovation identified as key to NI food business at annual agricultural and food Show.

Supporting small businesses

22 May 2018

Still purring - Economics Weekly

Despite strong investment, record employment and (finally) real pay growth, weak spending slows the economy.

Economic Analysis

21 May 2018

NatWest MoneySense to help young people understand how financial decisions affect mental health

Gambling and poor money management can contribute towards poor mental health among young people. During Mental Health Awareness Week, NatWest is raising awareness of the problem by introducing new educational materials to its MoneySense programme.

Supporting communities

18 May 2018

NatWest to become English National Ballet’s first Principal Partner

As its first Principal Partner, NatWest will be supporting the English National Ballet over the next four years.

Supporting communities

17 May 2018

2018 NatWest everywoman Awards open for entries

NatWest and everywoman have launched their annual search for the UK’s leading female entrepreneurs.

Supporting individuals

17 May 2018

RBS supports mental health and wellbeing with ‘Keeping the conversation going’ event

RBS will host the event on 17 May during Mental Health Awareness Week.

Supporting individuals

16 May 2018

Fee free debit card purchases abroad for NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland customers

NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland are offering fee free debit card purchases for foreign transactions abroad for the summer from 3 May until 31 August 2018 for Reward, Premier and packaged account holders. Over 3 million customers are set to benefit from the initiative.

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14 May 2018

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