RSA’s Irish division sufferd “significant” losses in the year’s first half, but the chief executive said the unit will remain part of the group. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

RSA Insurance Group’s Irish unit is likely to be fined following its accounting scandal last year. Group chief executive Stephen Hester said: “There w(...)

Ross McEwan, chief executive officer RBS,  will take the flak over bankers’ bonuses  at the annual meeting. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Shareholders are out in force this week as the annual meeting season continues apace, with gatherings scheduled for investors in Royal Bank of Scotlan(...)

nsurer RSA, led by former Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive Stephen Hester, is set to begin a process to sell its operations in Hong Kong, Singapore and China within weeks, people close to the process said. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

RSA, the FTSE 100 insurer trying to recover from an accounting scandal in Ireland, has appointed Goldman Sachs to handle the sale of its Asia busin(...)

British insurer RSA said premiums fell in the first quarter of the year. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Insurer RSA has reported a 24 per cent drop in the value of premiums written in Ireland over the first three months of the year.The company is in the (...)

Google shares on Wall Street were down 3.4 per cent at $544.36 today. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Global equity markets rose slightly, boosted by data indicating strength in the US economy and by upbeat results from some major US companies, (...)

The RSA Insurance Group has named its new CEO for its Irish unit. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

RSA Insurance Group named Ken Norgrove as chief executive officer of its Irish unit as the company seeks to recover from a scandal in Ireland t(...)

Ryanair one of Iseq’s best performers climbing 1.07% to close at €6.80. Photograph: Ian Waldie/Getty Images

Shares in Ireland and across Europe were little changed yesterday following their drubbing earlier in the week, as banks rallied but telecommunication(...)

Stephen Hester, the new chief executive officer of RSA, will earn an annual salary of £950,000

RSA Insurance has hired former Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive Stephen Hester to lead the UK insurer, as it seeks to put a scandal at its Irish(...)

After millions of customers were denied access to their money on one of the busiest shopping days of the year, Royal Bank of Scotland took to Twitter on Monday with a series of apologetic tweets. Photograph: Johnny Green/PA Wire

In the early days of the financial crisis, extracting apologies from bankers was all but impossible; now they can’t stop saying sorry. After millions (...)

Lawrence Tomlinson, an adviser to British business secretary Vince Cable, is convinced RBS has driven some of its own customers under so that the bank could take over their properties at knockdown prices. Photograph: Johnny Green/PA Wire

Royal Bank of Scotland has been referred to British financial regulators over allegations that it deliberately “forced vibrant businesses into financi(...)