NatWest Group

NatWest Group issues €1bn inaugural affordable housing social bond

NatWest Group has issued a €1 billion affordable housing social bond, the first of its kind by a UK bank.

Published 24 February 2021

NatWest Group reports 'resilient' performance in 2020 with £3.2bn impairment charge

NatWest Group has posted its annual results delivering what chief executive Alison Rose has called a "resilient performance" despite the bank's impairment charge of £3.2 billion.

Published 19 February 2021

NatWest in talks to sell private bank Adam & Co

Royal Bank of Scotland owner NatWest Group is in talks to sell Adam & Co, one of its private banking subsidiaries.

Published 18 February 2021

RBS least popular bank with customers, CMA survey finds

Banking customers at the Royal Bank of Scotland are the least satisfied in the UK, a survey conducted by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has found.

Published 16 February 2021

NatWest and Octopus Energy join forces to encourage switch to electric vehicles

NatWest Group has launched a joint offering with green energy tech company Octopus Energy to help people and businesses go green, demonstrating the bank’s commitment to playing an active role in tackling climate change as part of its purpose-led strategy.

Published 15 February 2021

NatWest Group announces acquisition of mortgage portfolio from Metro Bank

NatWest Group has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Metro Bank to acquire a £3.0 billion portfolio of prime UK mortgages.

Published 22 December 2020

NatWest Group appoints James Close to head up bank’s climate change agenda

RBS owner NatWest Group has appointed James Close to head up its climate change agenda.

Published 9 December 2020

PBS secures support from NatWest Group (PBS) has announced that it will collaborate with NatWest Group on a range of initiatives.

Published 27 November 2020

RBS to launch green mortgages

Royal Bank of Scotland, part of NatWest Group, has announced the launch of its first ever ‘Green Mortgage’ for customers.

Published 29 October 2020

Shire Housing Association receives £10.5m funding package from RBS

Shire Housing Association has obtained a £10.5 million funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland to refinance existing debt, enable future expansion plans and enhance existing office and tenant facilities.

Published 4 September 2020

Natwest Group to cut 550 jobs

NatWest Group has announced that it will be cutting 550 jobs in branches across the UK and closing one of its remaining offices in London.

Published 13 August 2020

NatWest Group allocates £2.8bn for bad COVID-19 loans

NatWest Group has allocated an extra £2.8 billion to cover potential losses from an increase in bad loans issued during the coronavirus crisis.

Published 31 July 2020

Baroness Noakes DBE to step down as non-executive director at NatWest Group

NatWest Group has announced that Baroness Noakes DBE will step down as a non-executive director at close of business today.

Published 31 July 2020

NatWest Group's Social Bond supports nearly 7,000 new jobs in deprived areas of UK

NatWest Group's inaugural social bond has supported the creation of 6,900 jobs in some of the most deprived areas of the UK. 

Published 23 July 2020

Natwest to invest £3bn in social housing over next three years

Natwest Group has announced that it will be investing £3 billion in social housing across the UK over the next three years.

Published 22 July 2020