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Royal Bank of Scotland
Today it is the largest bank in Scotland, the second largest in the UK and Europe, and the fifth largest in the world by market capitalisation. Its shares have a primary listing on the London Stock Exchange.
The bank's head office is in St Andrew's Square, Edinburgh. It has offices throughout Europe, America and Asia.
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. The groups current market capitalisation is about €3.2 billion and the companies current annualised sales are in excess of €3.75 billion. It has offices throughout Europe, America and Asia. The Group has manufacturing facilities in 18 different countries and international sales offices in 20 other countries across the globe. The bank's head office is in St Andrew's Square, Edinburgh. Kerry supplies over 10,000 food, food ingredients and flavour products to customers in more than 120 countries worldwide. Its shares have a primary listing on the London Stock Exchange. Headquartered in Tralee, Ireland, the Group employs some 20,000 people throughout its manufacturing, sales and technical centres across Europe, North America, South America, Australia, New Zealand and Asian Markets.
Today it is the largest bank in Scotland, the second largest in the UK and Europe, and the fifth largest in the world by market capitalisation. However after floating on the stock exchange in 1986 the group has grown substantially under the leadership of Denis Brosnan into a major food ingredients and flavorings firm.
It was the first bank in the world to offer an overdraft facility. It is the only UK bank that still prints a 1 pound note. The Royal Bank of Scotland, along with Clydesdale Bank and Bank of Scotland, still prints its own banknotes for Scotland. WorldPay - specialised in Internet Business.
Coutts - UK private bank based in London. Ulster Bank - Belfast-based bank with branches throughout Ireland. Direct Line - telephone financial services company. bank group based in New England.
Citizens Financial Group - U.S. Adam and Company - UK private bank. NatWest - UK clearing bank, head office in London. Royal Bank of Scotland- Scottish clearing bank, head office in Edinburgh.
2000- acquisition of the National Westminster Bank after hostile takeover battle with the Bank of Scotland. 1997- develops internet banking. 1997- Registrars department acquired by Australian share registry company Computershare. 1988- acquisition of Citizens Financial Group of Rhode Island.
1985- Williams and Glyn's bank name merged with the Royal Bank of Scotland. 1985- established the Direct Line insurance brand. 1980- abortive hostile takeover bid by Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation fails. 1972- merger with National Commercial Bank of Scotland.
1920- acquisition of various small English banks to form Williams Deacons Bank,later combined with Glyn Mills & Co. to form Williams and Glyn's Bank. 1874- first London branch opens. 1783- first branch in Glasgow opens. 1727- founded in Edinburgh by Royal Charter.