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Competition watchdog orders RBS and Santander to fix PPI breaches

"These are serious issues that, in the future, may result in fines if the government gives us the powers we've asked for," the CMA said. ...

1 day, 5 hours ago

RBS and Rio Tinto drive UK dividend payments to record quarter

Rio Tinto paid out US$7.1bn in the second quarter of 2019, while RBS paid out its first annual dividend – as well as a special divi – since the financial crash...

5 days, 1 hour ago

RBS shares slump as HSBC, Macquarie downgrade stance

UBS maintained a ‘buy’ rating on RBS but lowered its target price to 265p from 285p citing “disappointing” second quarter results....

1 week, 2 days ago

RBS trades at meaningful discount to Lloyds, says Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs believes RBS’s discount to Lloyds is unwarranted...

1 week, 4 days ago

RBS set to announce Alison Rose as new boss

Alison Rose will become the first woman to lead one of the UK’s largest high street banks ...

1 week, 5 days ago

HSBC's John Flint becomes 14th FTSE 100 boss to step down or announce departure this year

AJ Bell investment director Russ Mould said HSBC does not appear to have a habit of changing its CEO too often, making today's announcement seem "all the odder". ...

2 weeks, 5 days ago

Argentex appoints former World Bank investment advisor to board

Lena Wilson also sits on the boards of Royal Bank of Scotland, Intertek and Scottish Power Renewables...

2 weeks, 5 days ago

RBS unveils special dividend and higher profits but shares fall on 2020 warning

RBS maintained its outlook for the 2019 financial year but warned that it was unlikely to achieve some of its targets in 2020 amid Brexit uncertainty ...

3 weeks, 1 day ago

RBS chief Ross McEwan returns Down Under to turn around NAB

The New Zealander had already given notice that he will leave by April next year...

on 19/7/19

Lloyds Banking hit by JPMorgan downgrade due to 'rising chances' of no-deal Brexit

JPMorgan analysts downgraded their rating on Lloyds to ‘neutral’ and cut the share price target...

on 16/7/19

Lloyds offers cheapest mortgage rates in UK banking, Jefferies survey reveals

Jefferies said RBS is its top pick among UK-focused banks...

on 1/7/19
Retail & consumer

FTSE 100 dividend payments set for new record in 2019 despite recent cuts from M&S and Vodafone

AJ Bell’s Dividend Dashboard shows that payments from London’s 100 biggest companies is expected to total £91.2bn this year...

on 25/6/19

Lloyds freezes 8,000 offshore customer accounts amid regulatory clampdown on money laundering

Global banks have come under increasing pressure to meet tighter rules on financial crime...

on 24/6/19

Lloyds offers consistent dividend yield, says RBC as it keeps 'outperform' rating

RBC has cut target prices on Lloyds, Barclays and RBS ...

on 20/6/19

RBS gets capital and profit boost from merger of Saudi banks

The RBS stake in Saudi Arabia's Alawwal bank dated back to the FTSE 100 lender's disastrous acquisition of ABN AMRO in 2007...

on 17/6/19

Lloyds and banking rivals 'going nowhere' amid new pressures on revenue and margins

Adding to mortgage market competition, analysts now expect pressure on deposit pricing and declining contributions from structural hedges...

on 13/6/19
Retail & consumer

Sainsbury's appoints former RBS executive to head financial services arm

Jim Brown replaces Peter Griffiths, who has run the business since 2012....

on 11/6/19

Lloyds remains Morgan Stanley's top pick of UK banks

Morgan Stanley left its recommendation on Lloyds at ‘overweight’ but lowered its target price on the shares to 70p from 78p ...

on 5/6/19

Experian names independent non-executive director, Mike Rogers as chairman with effect from conclusion of 24 July AGM

He will succeed Don Robert who, as previously announced on 14 December 2018, had notified the company of his intention to step down as chairman and as a director...

on 29/5/19

Davy Research upgrades Lloyds to ‘outperform’, says preferred play in UK banking sector

The Irish broker also raised its target price for the FTSE 100-listed firm to 71p from 70p, citing strong capital return and a more resilient earnings forecast...

on 28/5/19
Retail & consumer

Tesco Bank and Nationwide highlight impact of competitive pressures on wider banking sector

First-quarter results from Lloyds, Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland and HSBC all revealed a drop in net interest margins - a key profit measure for banks. ...

on 21/5/19

Five banks including RBS and Barclays fined €1bn for FX trading cartel

Investigators found that foreign exchange traders at RBS, Barclays, Citigroup, JPMorgan and MUFG Bank “coordinated their trading strategies” through internet chatrooms ...

on 16/5/19

UK’s top 40 companies gain momentum at start of 2019 as profits sink for the rest

Higher earnings from blue-chip firms such as Lloyds and HSBC helped send overall profits for the UK's largest firms 11% higher in the first quarter, while the rest of the corporates saw theirs tumble 18%...

on 9/5/19

'Cash cow' Lloyds seen climbing the bank dividend rankings

Analysts at UBS think regulatory changes this week increase Lloyds’ capacity for a special dividend payout this year by £1bn...

on 2/5/19

RBS shares drop as it warns Brexit uncertainty will hurt income, posts lower quarterly profits

The results come a day after RBS announced that chief executive Ross McEwan will step down after five-and-a-half years in charge ...

on 26/4/19