This is a generic discussion thread to capture comments about potential Royal Bank of Scotland layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
Natwest: Billericay Borehamwood Bulwell & Hucknall Chelsea Gillingham Kent Gosforth Headingley Hull University Leatherhead Leeds Victoria Manchester Spinningfields Square Marlow Nottingham City Piccadilly & New Bond... — read more
Honestly, with a decline in business can the company really afford an acquisition and all that will entail? Aren't there more important things we should be focusing on right... — read more
Where is this taking us? How will be the rest of the year.
Do you know there is a plan to grow headcount, how many employees currently work here? How about the HQ at Edinburgh?
i was laid off by the group under list of 300 odd people , they gave 6 months of good salary. 2nd list is out by july 2019.rbs has entretd losses in 10 yrs in a row.ring fencing has forced to do this.i got off the ship last year but still no growth... — read more
Just look at the pots below. You will see what's going on
I was in the Ops area of RBS for 6 months. Got a better offer back in NYC. Hated the reverse commute but had to do it due to nice wages. Now that I am no longer in the industry and will enjoy something called a pension, look that up folks...not a... — read more
NatWest Markets continues to lay off people, they call it right sizing but we know that that is. IT is always hit the most - they love to hit IT due to higher wages if compared to other groups... — read more
RBS layoffs in it operations in the uk. announced 29/11/2017. details to follow.
I was wondering if anybody knew how many people from IT Royal Bank of Scotland laid off by now? I know they said they will get rid of 800 by 2020, but I was wondering if we have any idea how the process will go? This job is stressful enough, having... — read more
The RBS Stamford cuts are not as big as before, the carnage has turned into a slow trickle attrition and an occasional bigger cut... Here is an update for July 2017 - take all info with a grain of salt - the media filters out things big time:... — read more
It's hard to predict things, for now, at least - but folks are saying that there might be cuts in Edinburgh.
We are so massive in size that layoffs in 1000s of people are not that unusual for us. You'll see many reports on the web about cuts in the investment group, asset management, private wealth, etc. However, you will never see reports about us having... — read more
This is a bit old, but here it goes anyway - Rory Cullinan's CIB division continues to bleed money and radical steps will be needed. When it's all said and done there will be very little investment banking action at RBS, you can rest assured here... — read more
30,000 of us will be cut over the next three to five years. The intent is to withdraw from Investment Banking where we sucked big time anyway. Good luck all.