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Jim Armitage: Lloyds must tread more carefully to avoid Reading rage

Jim Armitage: Lloyds must tread more carefully to avoid Reading rage Evening Standard, 22.03.17   Hell hath no fury like a customer scorned. Just ask Lloyds.   Having treated victims of the Reading HBOS sex-for-bankruptcies scandal

With so much dirty money around, it’s time to make UK banks clean up their act

With so much dirty money around, it’s time to make UK banks clean up their act Guardian, 22.03.17   The revelations published in the Guardian yesterday about the criminal network that is processing money through major British banks are a

RBS records £4bn loss, as SMEs chase lawsuit

RBS records £4bn loss, as SMEs chase lawsuit Credit Strategy, 27.02.17   The bank’s pre-tax profit hit a deficit of £4bn for the full year of 2016 compared to a loss of £2.7bn the year before.   Ross McEwan, chief executive of RBS,

Whistleblower’s RBS £128m court battle… says troubled bank will dishonour his allegations

Whistleblower’s RBS £128m court battle... says troubled bank will dishonour his allegations This Is Money, 26.02.17   A whistleblower has warned that RBS will try to silence him in a courtroom showdown over its infamous company rescue unit. ...

Ulster Bank writing to SMEs due automatic fee refunds

Ulster Bank writing to SMEs due automatic fee refunds Independent Ireland, 25.02.17   Ulster Bank has begun contacting small business customers it thinks are due refunds of complex charges levied by its Global Restructuring Group, a unit

Royal Bank of Scotland’s losses widen to £7bn for 2016

Royal Bank of Scotland's losses widen to £7bn for 2016 as mis-selling charges take their toll City AM, 24.02.17   Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has announced a multi-billion pound loss for the year to the end of December due to misconduct

Ross McEwan promises brighter future, but when?

RBS: Ross McEwan promises brighter future, but when? Channel 4, 24.02.17   Another year, another grim performance from RBS, this time racking up a further £7 billion in losses, more than triple the £2 billion from a year ago. Capital ratios ...

RBS accused of ‘systemic’ fraud and forgery

RBS accused of 'systemic' fraud and forgery The Week, 16.02.17   Royal Bank of Scotland stands accused of "systemically manipulating documents to cover up wrongdoing", says the BBC.   The bank is facing claims from a number of

RBS faces legal action over fake complaints and forgery claims

RBS faces legal action over fake complaints and forgery claims Money Marketing, 16.02.17   Royal Bank of Scotland has been accused of deliberately forging documents and is being sued by 300 firms over the issue, according to the BBC.   ...

Mark Wright accuses RBS of falsifying files to hide misconduct

Former bank manager Mark Wright accuses RBS of falsifying files to hide misconduct The National, 16.02.17   A FORMER senior manager at Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has said the bank “systematically” forged documents to cover up its own

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