RBS Unveils Name Change To NatWest, New Climate Goals

Law360, London (February 14, 2020, 5:22 PM GMT) -- Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC announced plans for a corporate makeover Friday that includes a name change to NatWest later this year and a shift to more climate-friendly lending.

Chief Executive Alison Rose unveiled the overhaul as the bank reported profit of £3.1 billion ($4.04 billion) for 2019 despite paying out a sizable chunk in conduct and litigation charges — including £900 million for payment protection insurance payouts.  

Rose said that ditching the RBS name reflects that NatWest is now its biggest brand — though the RBS name will continue to be used in Scotland. In 2018 RBS renamed...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!