RBS is struggling to return to health amidst an unprecedented corporate restructuring and has not made an annual profit since 2007

Part-nationalised Royal Bank of Scotland reported a widening first quarter loss on Friday as lower income, restructuring costs and sluggish asset sal(...)

 Japanese stocks tumbled and the yen surged  after the central bank dashed investors’ hopes for more stimulus, leading to declines in most other world benchmarks after the Fed left interest rates unchanged. Photograph: AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi

The yen surged on Thursday after the Bank of Japan surprised markets by declining to boost its stimulus, battering Japanese stocks and briefly weighi(...)

RBS analyst Andrew Roberts, who instructed clients to “sell everything” in January

For some investors there is nothing quite as sickening as all-time highs. If one includes dividends, the S&P 500 hit fresh all-time highs last we(...)

Martin Sorrell: said he had spent more than three decades building WPP from a £1m company into one capitalised at £21bn

Martin Sorrell, the septuagenarian boss of advertising giant WPP, doesn’t like the word “pay”. Instead, it seems, he prefers the term “reward” to desc(...)

CYBG chief executive  David Duffy insists pay is not a motivating factor in his life. Photograph: Joanne O’Brien David Duffy, banker at London HQ for CYBG, 5.4.2016 Photographer Joanne O'Brien 0044 7973326942

It’s day two of CYBG’s tenancy of the Leadenhall Building in London, otherwise known as the Cheesegrater, and the group’s Irish chief executive, Davi(...)

Worldpay chief executive Philip Jansen received £2 million as a share bonus for taking the company to market

Worldpay is cutting its ties with Royal Bank of Scotland as the payments company prepares to move off the British state- backed lender’s creaking tech(...)

The Irish Bank Officials Association has said it will resist an attempt by Ulster Bank’s senior management in Belfast to pass on a £1 million increase in the employer’s national insurance costs to 1,500 members of the bank’s defined benefit (DB) pension scheme in Northern Ireland.

The Irish Bank Officials Association has said it will resist an attempt by Ulster Bank’s senior management in Belfast to pass on a £1 million increase(...)

With Ulster Bank headquartered in Dublin, RBS is considering “what it might mean if we were out whilst owning a bank within the euro zone” as part of its contingency planning, he said, ahead of Britain’s June 23rd referendum on its EU membership.

Royal Bank of Scotland chairman Howard Davies said a British vote to leave the European Union would risk cutting the state-owned lender off from its (...)

Valeant Pharmaceuticals plunged as much as 42 per cent to the lowest since 2011 after cutting its sales forecast. Photograph: Christinne Muschi/Reuters

Global stocks dropped on Tuesday as the biggest two-day slide for commodity prices in a month reminded investors of the financial-market turmoil that (...)

RBS is the parent company of Ulster Bank, although it is not affected by the changes. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Royal Bank of Scotland has slashed almost 1,600 jobs in the past four weeks as part of a major drive to cut costs and restructure the bank. The state(...)