European Commission

RBS fails to persuade customers to switch banks

Alison Rose, the new chief executive of RBS, faces the prospect of government intervention due to its failure to persuade small business customers to move to rival lenders.

Published 11 November 2019

ABI warns of the insurance implications of a no-deal Brexit

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has today reminded consumers and businesses of the insurance implications if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Published 27 September 2019

Gender discrimination still rife in payments industry, according to survey

A survey by the Emerging Payments Association (EPA) has revealed that over three-quarters of women in payments believe gender discrimination remains unacceptably high in the industry.

Published 30 August 2019

RBS hires investment bankers to facilitate challenger bank IPO

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has recruited expert investment bankers from Bank of America Merrill Lynch to help prepare the stock market flotation of Williams and Glyn.

Published 14 September 2015

Scottish farmers seek clarity over EU aid package

Rural affairs secretary Richard Lochhead has promised to seek clarity from the European Commission on a €500 million funding package for European farmers.

Published 8 September 2015