Cunninghame Housing Association and RBS agree £15m funding agreement for new social housing

Cunninghame Housing Association has agreed a £15 million funding programme with Royal Bank of Scotland to create a new social housing programme for Ayrshire and the Borders.

Published 3 July 2020

RBS launches new payment service to help Scottish businesses build for the future

The Royal Bank of Scotland has announced the launch of Tyl, a new, innovative payments service designed to make it easier for small business customers across the country to receive payments and manage cash flow during the coronavirus pandemic and beyond.

Published 30 June 2020

Women’s Enterprise Scotland and RBS support women-led Scottish start-ups with new digital platform

Women’s Enterprise Scotland (WES), with support from the Royal Bank of Scotland, has launched a new digital platform designed to support women at the pre-start-up and start-up stage of their business journey.

Published 30 June 2020

Chrysties Furnishing Centre reopens thanks to £200,000 CBILS funding package from RBS

Hawick-based Chrysties Furnishing Centre as reopened in the month of its 30th birthday following a £200,000 Coronavirus funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland.

Published 29 June 2020

RBS to create over 60 apprenticeships for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds

The Royal Bank of Scotland is launching a new apprenticeship programme at its digital and innovation unit for 16 to 24-year-olds.

Published 25 June 2020

RBS hosts free learning sessions for Scottish businesses coping with COVID-19

Royal Bank of Scotland is hosting a Q&A webinar with business experts to help Scottish SMEs prepare for the easing of lockdown restrictions and the challenges coronavirus has created.

Published 23 June 2020

St Andrews Timber & Building Supplies Group secures CBILS funding from RBS

Scottish builders’ merchant St Andrews Timber & Building Supplies Group, has received a substantial CBILS funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland to help support the business during the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 19 June 2020

Beer52 quenches thirst for craft beer thanks to coronavirus loan from RBS

Edinburgh craft beer subscription firm Beer52 has succeeded in meeting an exceptional increase in demand thanks to funding support from Royal Bank of Scotland.

Published 18 June 2020

Highland Experience secures six-figure CBILS loan from RBS

Scottish tour company Highland Experience has secured a six-figure sum in CBILS support from Royal Bank of Scotland to help cope with a downturn caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 17 June 2020

RBS: Signs of optimism as downturn in business activity eases

The new Royal Bank of Scotland UK Small Business PMI survey has identified a clear improvement in the business environment since April, with the downturn in private sector output moderating from the record drop at the peak of the coronavirus outbreak.

Published 17 June 2020

RBS reveals top scams used by fraudsters in the wake of COVID-19

The Royal Bank of Scotland has revealed the top scams fraudsters are committing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 17 June 2020

RBS calls on businesses to donate to Gogarburn Foodbank

The Royal Bank of Scotland is urging both businesses and members of the public to continue donating essential food and supplies to its Gogarburn headquarters in Edinburgh to help vulnerable people throughout Scotland as the impact of coronavirus remains prevalent across the country.

Published 12 June 2020

RBS announces trio of appointments

The Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest Markets (NWM) have announced a trio of appointments to its executive management team and board, with Robert Begbie being appointed as the lender's chief executive officer, David King appointed as chief financial officer and Donal Quaid appointed as treasurer.

Published 11 June 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

RBS: Scottish private sector remains in lockdown contraction

Business activity in Scotland's private sector continued to decline substantially in May, as lockdown restrictions continued to disrupt the economy, according to the latest Royal Bank of Scotland PMI.

Published 8 June 2020