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RBS to relive unpleasant memories as investor lawsuit looms

Reuters – UK Focus – 5 hours ago Investors hurt in 2008 rights issue eye billions * Unsuccessful summer talks tee up costly case in March * Former boss Fred Goodwin may be called as defence witness * RBS CEO says ready…

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RBS chiefs may face fraud trial over seizure of IT firm

Tom Harper and Aimee Donnellan June 12 2016, 12:01am, The Sunday Times Neil Mitchell, who is trying to mount a private criminal prosecution against RBS executives, with girlfriend Sarah Morgan yesterday FRANCESCO GUIDICINI Senior executives at the Royal Bank of Scotland are facing…

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LEXLAW Case Study: RBS pay £1m to settle derivatives mis-selling claim with social care provider

Posted on: July 2, 2016 The Royal Bank of Scotland PLC (RBS.L) has been forced to settle a High Court claim [1] over the mis-selling of two complex collar derivatives [2] in 2007 to Mehnaaz Chaudhry, a businesswoman who provides residential care…

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Open Letter To Scotland’s First Minister From Brave RBS GRG Victim Mr & Mrs Henderson

Exclusive From The Excellent Kam Sandhu at Real Media @KamBass @RealMediaGB 2/3/2016 AN OPEN LETTER TO NICOLA STURGEON ON RBS PROSECUTION 2 March 2016 Below we publish an open letter sent today by Nigel Henderson to Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.  Nigel Henderson…

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FCA warns it could force investment managers to provide value for money

The Guardian Sean Farrell Wednesday 18 November 2015 11.40 GMT Financial Conduct Authority launches inquiry into level of competition in £6.6tn sector and says it will take action if needed  The investment management industry covers pension funds and personal investments such as…

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Legal Heavyweights ShenSmith Barristers In partnership with SBCB & SME Alliance

SBCB.ORG.UK 29-9-2015 ShenSmith Barristers, SBCB, SME Alliance all Join together in Fight for SME Victims of Bank Fraud to seek fair Redress. ShenSmith Barristers is a unique and remote business support service to barristers and chambers with unique beginnings where…

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Just When You Thought RBS Could Not Sink Any Lower, Andy Keats From SBCB Exposes That They Have

SBCB.ORG.UK 10-9-2015 Andy Keats Director Of SBCB Exposes RBS To Sink Even Lower “Complaints system bust” sbcbnews retweeted @Ian_Fraser Who is attending the 33rd Cambridge International Symposium On Economic Crime “A straightforward forgery and they’ve uttered it” How @RowanBosworth @andykeats SAR file….

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The FCA is still leading businesses up a blind alley

Alison Loveday Managing Partner, Berg The issue of how our biggest banks are treating small businesses continues to cause controversy. Last week, saw Rhino Enterprises try to force Barclays to explain why it pushed the business into administration, while the…

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RBS lawyers fail in attempt to distance themselves from Fred Goodwin as trial approaches

Herald Scotland 00:07 Sunday 2 August 2015 / Business RBS has lost a fight to have former chief executive, Fred Goodwin, excluded from the coming trial over its ‘misleading’ £12.3 billion rights issue. Sonia Tolaney QC, the bank’s lead barrister,…

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Fining bad apples won’t stop the rot in our banks

May 22, 2015 By: Christine Berry On Wednesday, five of the world’s biggest banks (RBS, Barclays, Citigroup, JP Morgan and UBS) reached a much-anticipated settlement with US and UK regulators over charges including the rigging of the foreign exchange (forex)…

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