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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 (...)

Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England intervened  in to the row over Royal Bank of Scotland’s alleged brutal treatment of its small-business customers. Photograph: Bloomberg

Bank of England governor Mark Carney has weighed in to the row over Royal Bank of Scotland’s alleged brutal treatment of its small-business customers,(...)

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(...)

RBS is conducting a strategic review. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Part-nationalised Royal Bank of Scotland must address issues over its capital and strategy before the government can start selling its shares, the hea(...)

RBS  said a Treasury review had confirmed Ulster Bank was ‘a core business for RBS and acknowledges the importance of Ulster Bank to the whole island of Ireland’. Photograph: PA

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), the parent company of Ulster Bank, has reaffirmed its commitment to operating in Ireland. It has decided to put much of (...)

To offset the bank’s fresh losses – and boost capital – RBS plans to accelerate the divestment of Citizens, its US arm, by launching an initial public offering in 2014, a year earlier than expected. Photograph: Johnny Green/PA Wire

Royal Bank of Scotland warned yesterday that it would report a “substantial” full year loss as it shifted £38 billion of its riskiest loans into an (...)

RBS is preparing to sweep away a litany of past problems with a plan to clear out bad loans, overhaul business lending and refocus on its UK retail and commercial business. Photograph: Johnny Green/PA Wire

The Irish banking sector faces further turmoil as it emerged last night that Royal Bank of Scotland, owner of Ulster Bank, is planning to put much of (...)

Britain’s chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne

Five years on from the financial crisis and some weeks we still can’t get away from banks. With the UK’s five largest banks all reporting quarterly fi(...)

Royal Bank of Scotland: return to profit will be  overshadowed by continuing speculation about a potential break-up of the bank. Photograph: John Giles/PA Wire

The Royal Bank of Scotland, the UK taxpayer-backed lender that owns Ulster Bank, will report third-quarter profits of more than £400 million on Friday(...)

Ulster Bank reduced its loan losses in the first half of the year.

Losses at Ulster Bank fell in the first half of the year and pre-impairment operating profit rose as parent company Royal Bank of Scotland noted “enco(...)

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