NatWest



NatWest launches new green initiatives to help customers tackle climate change

Royal Bank of Scotland owner NatWest has launched a package of new initiatives to encourage customers to take control of their carbon emissions.

Published 22 September 2020

NatWest to push out top investment bankers

NatWest Group is to get rid of several top bankers as part of a dramatic overhaul of its investment bank, Natwest Markets as chief executive Alison Rose attempts to cut ties with the bank's past.

Published 10 August 2020

NatWest announces £1m support for economic abuse victims

NatWest Group, the owner of the Royal Bank of Scotland, has launched a £1 million fund to support victims of economic and domestic abuse, in a new partnership with SafeLives.

Published 9 June 2020

And finally... money management

NatWest has launched a video game to help children develop money management skills.

Published 15 May 2020

UK small firms secure over £8bn in bounce back loans in a week

Small firms in the UK have received £8.4 billion through the UK Government's "bounce back" loans scheme since the loans were launched last week

Published 13 May 2020

Natwest launches Scams Live event

RBS owner NatWest is hosting a Facebook Live session to highlight how criminals are taking advantage of the coronavirus to scam customers. The innovative session is in response to Action Fraud reporting a 400% increase in coronavirus related frauds and scams in the last month.

Published 23 April 2020

Top accountancy firms cut payouts to partners

Partners at the UK's biggest accountancy firms will have their payouts slashed by hundreds of thousands of pounds this year as the sector prepares to face a huge crash in revenues amid stemming from the coronavirus outbreak.

Published 9 April 2020

RBS and Prince's Trust launch £5m coronavirus fund for young entrepreneurs

The Prince’s Trust and RBS owner NatWest have announced the launch of a £5 million fund to help young entrepreneurs across the UK to keep their businesses afloat during the coronavirus crisis.

Published 3 April 2020

One year on, progress on Rose Review continues with development of The UK Enterprise Fund

The Alison Rose Review of Female Entrepreneurship published its Progress Report yesterday– a year on from launch, and announces the development of  ‘The UK Enterprise Fund’ in partnership with BGF.

Published 6 March 2020

NatWest removes minimum monthly fee from business account

NatWest has become the first high street bank in the UK to offer a business banking account without a monthly fee.

Published 4 March 2020

RBS to rebrand as NatWest Group

Royal Bank of Scotland Group has announced that it will change its name to NatWest Group later this year.

Published 14 February 2020

RBS launches £1bn female entrepreneurship funding and plan to create 50k new businesses

RBS has today announced a new £1 billion fund through NatWest to support female entrepreneurs in the UK to scale and grow – the largest intervention by a UK lender focused specifically on female-led businesses.

Published 24 January 2020

RBS bosses step down amidst NatWest criticism

Royal Bank of Scotland Group's investment arm bosses Chris Marks and Richard Place have stepped down as chief executive officer and chief financial officer of NatWest Markets Plc (NWM) respectively.

Published 19 December 2019

RBS and partners invest in international payments business Pollinate

RBS has partnered with Mastercard, Motive Partners and EFM Asset Management to invest in Pollinate in an attempt to transform the global merchant services market.

Published 1 November 2019

NatWest to trial biometric credit cards

NatWest is to begin a three-month trial of biometric fingerprint credit cards.

Published 10 October 2019