Research shows that scams cost the UK up to £10bn a year. What can people do to protect themselves from falling victim to a scam? Louise Baxter, Scams Team Manager at National Trading Standards, talks about the ‘Friends Against Scams’ campaign and how RBS is supporting.
People across Scotland are worried about their families falling victim to fraudsters, yet 73% admit they have never discussed the simple steps they can take to protect themselves and those around them from financial fraud.
RBS has today committed to helping 2.5 million people in the UK each year to improve their financial capability.
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 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.