A watershed moment for women as Alison Rose takes charge at RBS

Appointment as CEO gives Britain a chance to take a great leap forward for women at senior levelsAlison Rose’s elevation to the top job at RBS, where she will succeed Ross McEwan as chief executive, is cause for celebration.Never before has the UK had …

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Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander rebuked for breaking PPI rules

Days before mis-selling scandal deadline, regulator says correct reminders were not sentThe UK’s competition authority has rebuked Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander for breaching payment protection insurance rules just days ahead of the deadline for…

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Markets edgy as Fed’s Jerome Powell makes key speech – business live

Rolling coverage of economics, business and markets as the Federal Reserve chair speaks at Jackson HoleBREAKING: China unveils tariffs on US goods worth $75bnRBS and Santander rapped over PPI failuresInvestors in Kevin McCloud’s projects told they face…

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NatWest and RBS customers hit by credit card glitch

Outage comes as many people prepare to pay monthly billsNatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland customers have been hit by computer problems preventing them from accessing credit card information, and the bank’s call centres are unable to deal with credit c…

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