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NatWest, Lloyds Bank and Barclays pilot UK’s first business banking hubs

The first hub opened in Perry Barr, Birmingham yesterday. The pilot will also see five other shared hubs open across the UK in the coming weeks.

Guest blog: Accessing free debt advice online

RBS has been working with debt management support provider PayPlan to offer digital options to customers seeking free debt advice. Hear from PayPlan CEO Rachel Duffey on how this will make a difference to customers.

Chairman Howard Davies on changes impacting the financial system since the financial crisis.

RBS Chairman Howard Davies is giving a speech today at the Financial Stability Institute (FSI) 20th Anniversary Conference in Basel, Switzerland entitled: “Have we fixed the fractures in the global financial system revealed by the financial crisis?” Read the full speech here.

Wales, East Midlands and North West the main bright spots in an otherwise subdued picture

Business activity rose across most areas of the UK in February, although growth was only modest in the majority of cases, according to the latest NatWest Regional PMI® survey.

NatWest to lift restrictions on Buy To Let landlords

NatWest is announcing changes in its Buy to Let mortgage proposition and lifting all restrictions on landlords renting to tenants who are in receipt of housing benefits.

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Royal Bank of Scotland Report on Jobs – February 2019

Latest report shows growth in permanent placements slows to modest pace in February.

20 March 2019

NatWest launches ‘Back Her Business’ – a female-only crowdfunding programme

NatWest has announced the launch of a brand new initiative supporting females contemplating starting a business throughout the UK.

19 March 2019

Guest blog: Accessing free debt advice online

RBS has been working with debt management support provider PayPlan to offer digital options to customers seeking free debt advice. Hear from PayPlan CEO Rachel Duffey on how this will make a difference to customers.

14 March 2019

Wales, East Midlands and North West the main bright spots in an otherwise subdued picture

Business activity rose across most areas of the UK in February, although growth was only modest in the majority of cases, according to the latest NatWest Regional PMI® survey.

13 March 2019

Chairman Howard Davies on changes impacting the financial system since the financial crisis.

RBS Chairman Howard Davies is giving a speech today at the Financial Stability Institute (FSI) 20th Anniversary Conference in Basel, Switzerland entitled: “Have we fixed the fractures in the global financial system revealed by the financial crisis?” Read the full speech here.

13 March 2019

NatWest, Lloyds Bank and Barclays pilot UK’s first business banking hubs

The first hub opened in Perry Barr, Birmingham yesterday. The pilot will also see five other shared hubs open across the UK in the coming weeks.

12 March 2019

Alison Rose Review of Female Entrepreneurship sets out recommendations to improve female start-up and scale-up rates and contribute £250bn of new value to the UK economy

Plans to increase the number of female entrepreneurs in Britain by fifty per cent have been set out, after independent research showed women face too many barriers to setting up their own business.

08 March 2019

Developing colleagues through RBS Aspire

For National Careers Week, National Apprentice Manager Mike White blogs about how RBS employee-led network Aspire is helping employees learn new skills and build their network.

06 March 2019

Guest blog: Encouraging a better work life balance

A new survey from Royal Bank of Scotland highlights the pressure people in Scotland are feeling as they struggle to balance life inside and outside of work. Dr Kate Orton-Johnson, Senior Lecturer at The University of Edinburgh, blogs about the survey’s findings, which also show that a third of young scots feel under pressure to live up to the lives they see on social media.

05 March 2019

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