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    RBS appoints new group chief risk officer


    The Royal Bank of Scotland has appointed Bruce Fletcher as its new group chief risk officer, subject to final regulatory approval.

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    RBS reaches $4.9B tentative settlement in mortgage-backed securities case


    The Royal Bank of Scotland Group announced that it has reached a tentative settlement of US$4.9 billion (£3.6 billion) with the U.S. Department of Justice concerning the sale of toxic residential mortgage-backed securities between 2005 and 2007.

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    FCA fines and bans former RBS trader


    The Financial Conduct Authority imposed a financial penalty of £250,000 on a former Royal Bank of Scotland interest rate derivatives trader, Neil Danziger, and prohibited him from performing any function in relation to any regulated financial activity.

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    RBS and StanChart on BoE Stress Tests: Resiliency is key


    The Bank of England (BoE) recently released the results of its latest round of stress tests, which involved seven of the biggest U.K. lenders. While some of the banks emerged from the tests relatively unscathed, Royal Bank of Scotland and Standard Chartered fell below the minimum capital requirements needed to ...