NatWest Group

NatWest Group HQ to move to London in event of Scottish independence

Alison Rose, the CEO of NatWest Group, has confirmed that the bank would move its registered headquarters to London if Scotland became independent.

Published 30 April 2021

RBS owner NatWest Group sees profits before tax reach £946 million

Royal Bank of Scotland owner NatWest Group has posted its results for the first quarter of 2021 revealing an 82% increase in operating profits before tax.

Published 29 April 2021

NatWest Group joins Net Zero Banking Alliance

NatWest Group has become one of 43 banks globally to join the Net Zero Banking Alliance, a coalition of financial services companies that have pledged to work together to help deliver the Paris Agreement.

Published 21 April 2021

NatWest Group joins forces with Microsoft to support businesses cutting carbon emissions

NatWest Group has joined forces with Microsoft to help UK businesses better understand their carbon footprint and create tailored action plans to reduce their carbon emissions leveraging digital technologies.

Published 24 March 2021

NatWest Group buys back £1.1bn of shares from Treasury

NatWest Group has bought back £1.1 billion of shares, bringing the UK Government's stake in the banking group down from 61.1% to 59.8%.

Published 19 March 2021

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