Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland customers were locked out of their mobile banking apps on Friday, with RBS subsidiary NatWest blaming the problem on high traffic.
RBS is planning to reduce the total number of technology platforms it currently uses by 50%, as it looks to turn around a business blighted by years of neglect and overly-complex management structures.
NatWest and RBS customers can now get an instant access savings account on the move through a new mobile banking app.
The Royal Bank of Scotland has signed up to a new tailored TV advertising service from broadcaster Sky which will let it target viewers based on considerations such as age, income and location.
RBS Securities Japan Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (RBS) that engages in investment banking operations with its principal place of business in Tokyo, Japan, was sentenced yesterday for its role in manipulating the Japanese Yen London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR), a leading benchmark used in financial products and transactions around the world.
The Royal Bank of Scotland has blamed Tesco for a technical glitch which has seen some customer cards locked after being used at the supermarket's petrol stations.
Long-suffering customers of Ulster Bank have been hit by the latest in a series of IT glitches that have disrupted online services at the Royal Bank of Scotland subsidiary.
The Federal Reserve Board on Wednesday issued a consent order to cease and desist and a civil money penalty assessment of $50 million against the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS Group) and the Royal Bank of Scotland plc (RBS plc), both of Edinburgh, Scotland.
NatWest customers were locked out of online banking services for the second time in a week, as the accident-prone UK bank fell victim to a Distributed Denial of Services attack.
On the day it was fined EUR725 million by the EU for rate rigging, Deutsche Bank has confirmed that it has banned traders from using chat rooms, which have proved a fruitful hunting ground for regulators sniffing out market manipulation.
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