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(...)

Royal Bank of Scotland racked up its eighth year in a row of annual losses after recently setting aside billions for expected fines and misconduct cha(...)

The extra provision for the US litigation will reduce fourth-quarter profits by £1.5 billion

Royal Bank of Scotland said it would take a surprise £2.5 billion hit to its fourth-quarter profits after setting aside more cash to cover litigation(...)

Chief executive of Ulster Bank owner Royal Bank of Scotland  Ross McEwan. Mr McEwan  said the restructuring of the investment bank is “very well advanced” and it will return to profit within four years, as he continues to shrink the division’s global operations to focus on UK and western European clients. (Photograph: DAVE MEEHAN)

Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive officer Ross McEwan said the restructuring of the investment bank is “very well advanced” and it will return t(...)

David Duffy, former chief executive Officer , Allied Irish Banks, is set for a £1.5m pay out when his new employer Clydesdale Bank demerges from National Australia Bank. (Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times)

Former AIB chief executive David Duffy is set to receive shares worth some £1.5 million (€2m) when the Scottish based Clydesdale Bank demerges from A(...)

Royal Bank of Scotland wants to buy about £1.9 billion of sterling debt, €1.3 billion of securities and $2.1 billion of US dollar bonds.

Royal Bank of Scotland has offered to buy back as much as $6.4 billion of bonds to reduce its cost of funding as it shrinks global operations. The Edi(...)

Group chief executive Ross McEwan wants the southern arm of Ulster Bank to be a ‘challenger bank’ to AIB and BoI. Photograph: Frank Miller

Ulster Bank’s operation in Ireland has been formally split into separate businesses, north and south of the Border, by its UK parent company Royal Ba(...)

RBS CEO Ross McEwan plans to return capital to shareholders from early 2017, using funds generated from asset disposals as the bank focuses on UK and Irish consumer lending. (Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters)

Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive officer Ross McEwan said he wants the UK bank to buy back shares to help reduce the government’s stake. “I wou(...)

Ulster Bank parent’s Royal Bank of Scotland unexpectedly posted a second-quarter profit as the British government prepares to reduce its stake in the lender, even as it set aside more money for litigation and restructuring. (Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg)

Ulster Bank parent’s Royal Bank of Scotland unexpectedly posted a second-quarter profit as the British government prepares to reduce its stake in the(...)

Royal Bank of Scotland could be liable for an enormous sum if it loses lawsuit over its handling of mortgage securities.  Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

United States regulators have told Royal Bank of Scotland Group it could pay as much as $13 billion (€11.7 billion) if it loses a lawsuit over its han(...)