Corporate & Institutional Banking


We provide clients across the globe with seamless trading and competitive pricing, underpinned by a deep knowledge of risk management across the full spectrum of financial products.

Debt capital markets

Electronic trading

Foreign exchange

Investor products

Research & trading strategy

Global Transaction Services

We handle millions of transactions daily to keep the lifeblood of our clients’ businesses flowing – whether through payment management solutions or through bespoke trade finance solutions.

Transaction services

Electronic channels

Liquidity and investment management

Payables and receivables

Trade finance

Client successes

  • Centre Parcs

    Center Parcs RBS acted as Global Co-ordinator & Arranger in raising GBP1,020 million financing comprising GBP740 million Class A & GBP280 million Class B notes.
  • High Speed 1 Ltd

    High Speed 1 Ltd RBS were Joint Bookrunner on £760m inaugural bond issuance off its new £5bn secured and covenanted programme, structured with the benefit of a full suite of operational and financial covenants.
  • Swiss Re

    Swiss Re RBS acted as a Joint Bookrunner for Swiss Re’s highly successful 6.375% USD750 million 11.5NC6.5 contingent capital transaction targeted at Reg S USD investors in Europe and Asia.

Industry expertise

From complex cross-border deals to accessing emerging markets, we provide a comprehensive range of financing, risk management and advisory solutions.

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  • RBS hires Martin Knott as Head of Trade

    27 October 2014
    The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has strengthened its trade finance business with the appointment of Martin Knott as Head of Trade, Global Transaction Services (GTS).
  • Global trade on the up says ICC survey

    21 July 2014
    Global trade has risen this year and there is more financing available for it, according to an International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) survey of market players sponsored by RBS.
  • RBS Strengthens Global Transaction Services with Five New Senior Hires

    19 May 2014
    The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (RBS) today announced the appointment of five new senior hires to its Global Transaction Services team, further strengthening its capabilities and enhancing the service it provides to clients. All hires are global roles, based in London.

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