Royal Bank of Scotland is preparing a dramatic retrenchment that would see it become a much smaller U.K. retail and commercial bank. The FT reports.» Read More
CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi discusses the departure of RBS's finance director Nathan Bostock and what it means for the bank.
The probe into foreign exchange manipulation has widened to include the world's biggest banks and actively traded currencies. The FT reports.
Philippe Bodereau, head of pan-European credit research at Pimco, discusses the banking sector, and expects other U.K. banks to follow RBS and raise their capital ratios.
Mike Ingram, Market Analyst at BGC Brokers breaks down the options that the Royal Bank of Scotland faces.
Edmund Salvesen, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, comments on European banks¿ earnings which have been "surprising" in UBS's case and "disappointing" when it comes to Lloyds and RBS.
David Enrich, European banking editor at the Wall Street Journal, comments on U.K. banking and says the focus this week will be on RBS and what the Chancellor, George Osborne, will propose with regards to it.
Pinterest worth near-$4 billion, without a dollar of revenue to speak of, while Amazon posts another profitless quarter, and Wall Street loves it.
Chris Skinner, CEO of Balatro and Chris Skinner MP and member of the parliamentary commission on banking standards, discuss the outlook for UK banks.
Is the worst over for RBS? Helia Ebrahimi, CNBC¿s UK business editor has a look at whether it¿s still the worst bank in the Britain.
David Enrich, European banking editor at the Wall Street Journal, says banks are reducing assets to improve leverage ratios.
Helia Ebrahimi, CNBC's UK Business editor, breaks down RBS's earnings after its announcement of a new chief executive, Ross McEwan.
Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC said it believes the western banking industry is healing and it has the capacity to invest more in the financial sector.
Helia Ebrahimi, CNBC's UK business editor discusses the new chief executive of RBS, Ross Mcewan.
Chris Sullivan, CEO of UK Corporate Banking at RBS, tells CNBC that a review into how they can lend to small and medium sized businesses is not a result of government pressure.
Chris Wheeler, bank analyst at Mediobanca, expects the U.K. Chancellor to outline his plans for the privatization of Lloyds and RBS next week.
Alex Donohue, press officer from Ladbrokes, discusses who could replace Hester at the head of RBS and says that insider Nathan Bostock is the current favorite.
John McFall, former chairman of the Treasury Select Committee, questions the government's role in Stephen Hester's departure from RBS, and says it is bad for taxpayers.
Simon Maughan, financials sector strategist at Olivetree Financial Group, says that the market's reaction to Hester's outing from RBS is "correct".
Philip Hampton, chairman of RBS, tells CNBC that the departure of Stephen Hester as the CEO of RBS was accelerated as a result of a quickening of the banks privatization.
Steve Sedgwick takes you through the European market open where stocks have dropped sharply.