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Will we ever get our money back on RBS? George Osborne wants to start selling off the bank in the next year, but can it be done at a profit?

The Telegraph By James Titcomb 2:00PM BST 16 May 2015 Six and a half years ago, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, a clutch of ministers and civil servants, and the bosses of Britain’s banks huddled around a table at the…

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RBOS & Nomura Breaking Laws in the Mortgage Bubble

The New York Times By THE EDITORIAL BOARD MAY 15, 2015 The government won a big victory this week in a case against two banks that were found to have systematically deceived investors about shoddy mortgage securities they peddled during the…

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Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland hit with penalties worth nearly £3bn for rigging foreign exchange markets

By City & Finance Reporter for the Daily Mail Published: 21:55, 10 May 2015 | Updated: 21:55, 10 May 2015 Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland will this week be hit with penalties worth nearly £3bn for rigging the foreign…

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RBS stands accused of forcing companies into default to improve its balance sheet

  The Times Published at 12:01AM, May 7 2015 The language of finance can be arcane but the business of commercial banking is simply defined. Banks put together people who have capital and want a return on it with businesses…

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Racing Car Driver Lawrence Tomlinson with inside track

James Hurley The Times Enterprise Editor Published at 12:01AM, May 5 2015 See also: SBCB TOP STORIES 05/05/2015: RBS Stripped assets of struggling companies: Vampire division preys on clients: ‘In my worst nightmares I never thought that the bank would do…

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RBS ‘stripped assets’ of struggling companies

James Hurley Enterprise Editor Published at 12:01AM, May 5 2015 Royal Bank of Scotland was under pressure to strip companies of their assets to improve its balance sheet, The Times can reveal. The bank’s global restructuring group, which was supposed…

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Ross McEwan: Becoming customer bank is our responsibility and our opportunity

22 November 2013 RBS chief executive Ross McEwan addressed 200 delegates at ‘Business In The Parliament’ conference at Holyrood. Alongside the politicians, public bodies, trade bodies, local authorities and private businesses who are in this chamber today, the Royal Bank…

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RBS apologises for ‘incorrect’ evidence to MPs’ committee

24 November 2014 Last updated at 01:07 Royal Bank of Scotland has apologised for giving incorrect evidence to a parliamentary hearing, it has emerged. Bank directors appeared before the Treasury Committee in June to answer claims that RBS’s Global Restructuring…

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Has the bank wrecked my business?

BBC1 8.30pm Monday 24/11/14 Watch tonight or on Iplayer later

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RSA Group chief executive Stephen Hester – A banking blow-up and gardening leave: What Mr Fix-It did next

James Ashton 4/7/14, There is a work-in-progress feel to Stephen Hester’s new office. High up in the Walkie-Talkie skyscraper, a black gauze is pulled over the windows on one side to neutralise what has been dubbed the Walkie-Scorchie’s death-ray glare…

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