Royal Bank of Scotland


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Royal Bank of Scotland

A major retail bank in the United Kingdom. Established in 1727, it gradually expanded its operations throughout the rest of the British Isles. It is one of three banks permitted to issue banknotes in Scotland. It was the world's first bank to offer customers an overdraft facility, which it has done since the year after it opened.
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Among the 15, Moody's has assigned negative outlooks to the ratings of nine -- Bank of America, Barclays, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Scotland and Credit Agricole, saying that "government support is likely to become less certain and predictable over time.
But Robin Budenberg, chief executive of UK Financial Investments, warned such moves would be detrimental to taxpayers who have a pounds 67billion stake in Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland.
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The Prime Minister said the Government had signed lending agreements with the Royal Bank of Scotland, LloydsTSB and Northern Rock.
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NORTHERN Rock plans to follow the Royal Bank of Scotland and give an automatic six months' grace to homeowners before starting repossession action.
ROYAL Bank of Scotland announced today that it would give struggling homeowners at least six months before launching repossession action.
Wales have had a dream start to the 2008 RBS 6 Nations, and The Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS) has teamed up with Wales on Sunday to offer one lucky reader and their guest a chance to be part of the action.
LONDON, August 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Bank of Scotland today announced that the Bank's Standard Variable Mortgage Rate would increase by 0.
HE first ever Liverpool Daily Post and Echo Property Awards, in association with The Royal Bank of Scotland, are being held next Monday, April 25.
RED-FACED Royal Bank of Scotland bosses were working overtime last night as they probed a pounds 30 million black hole involving a manager facing court action.
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