Royal Bank of Scotland

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The Royal Bank of Scotland Template:Lseis one of Scotland's four national clearing banks and one of the oldest in the UK, founded in Edinburgh in 1727 by Royal Charter.

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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History of the Royal Bank of Scotland

Constituents of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group

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100 banknotes of the Royal Bank of Scotland
  • The Royal Bank of Scotland still prints its own banknotes for Scotland
  • It is the only UK bank that still prints a 1 pound note
  • It was the first bank in the world to offer an overdraft facility
  • In June 1997, The Royal Bank of Scotland became the first high street bank in the UK to introduce an Internet banking service.
  • The bank's annual gross profits exceeds the annual budget of the Scottish Government

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