As more people than ever are scammed, Stephen Walsh finds out how banks are trying to protect their customers
A long-awaited report into the alleged mistreatment of thousands of small businesses by Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) led MPs to call it a “whitewash” after its publication yesterday.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has attempted to draw a line under a five-year scandal that saw officials accused of failing to take action against poor practices at Royal Bank of Scotland’s controversial restructuring division.
Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland are among five banks who have been fined for a second time in as many months over their role in a massive currency rigging cartel, authorities have revealed.
Fresh plans to convert a former north-east bank into a cafe have been unveiled.
Five major banks have been slapped with a 1.07 billion euro (£930 million) fine after cartels of dodgy traders, including one dubbed the “Essex Express”, rigged foreign exchange markets.
Business in Scotland has “rebounded” in activity thanks to the service sector, according to a new report.
It was said to be the death of the high street as banks closed down across the north-east but now a former Banff branch will find a new lease of life as a centre for tourism.
Bank bosses have been accused of "giving up" on rural communities after branches have continued to close.
Banks have been accused of “giving up on their communities” by closing branches and removing cash machines.
Royal Bank of Scotland high-flyer Alison Rose has emerged as the frontrunner for the top job at the group after chief executive Ross McEwan announced his exit yesterday.
The first biometric fingerprint card to be issued by a UK bank has entered circulation.
Environmental activists have staged a protest at the Royal Bank of Scotland’s (RBS) headquarters, demanding further action to combat climate change.
Bosses at Royal Bank of Scotland have warned over a Brexit hit as uncertainty weighs on the economy.
Ross McEwan’s departure from Royal Bank of Scotland marks the end of an era for the taxpayer-owned lender as it moves on from a torrid past decade.
Biometric cards which enable people to verify payments using their fingerprint rather than needing to enter a Pin are now being used by some NatWest customers.
A north-east businessman has branded a leading lender’s mobile bank van service "a shambles” after being left out in the cold for nearly an hour.
Royal Bank of Scotland investors have been urged to vote down chief executive Ross McEwan’s £3.6 million pay packet, which has been branded “excessive”.
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) chief executive Ross McEwan received a pay package worth £3.58 million as the banking giant more than doubled its profits during 2018.
A mothballed bank building in Huntly is to be transformed into a new business centre.
Two former bank buildings sold as a third goes on the market bringing welcome boost to north-east high streets
The sale of former bank buildings could provide the chance to "breathe life" back into north-east high streets.
Calls have been made for extra support for post offices across the north-east that have been left to plug the gap left by bank closures.
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is investigating allegations of cronyism after a whistleblower claimed the lender appointed a man to a top role on the basis that he is the friend of a senior staff member.
Two banks in Moray have been slated for closure in the latest wave of cuts to town centres.
A mothballed bank building has been taken over by a north-east community.
A discarded bank on a Highland high street has been given a new lease of life, as an art gallery.
Salmon processor Lossie Seafoods has set its sights on further expansion into international markets after securing a £3.2 million funding package.
Every week Royal Bank of Scotland flying banker, Anne Rendall, embarks on a whistle-stop tour of Scotland’s islands, bringing vital services to the country’s most remote communities.
Barra's only bank has been saved in what has been called "a victory for common sense".
A review of 10 closure-threatened RBS branches was launched in June after the bank appointed accountancy firm Johnston Carmichael to conduct the study.
RBS was accused of dealing a “disastrous” blow to Highland communities last night after the bailed-out bank confirmed that four more local branches will be axed.
A new banking partnership has been formed to provide finance to farmers for urgent or complicated projects.