The Royal Bank of Scotland

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Overview

Lobbying Costs

200,000€ - 299,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.6 Fte (3)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

0

High-level Commission meetings

10

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    The Royal Bank of Scotland   (RBS)

    EU Transparency Register

    483974815034-52 First registered on 27 Nov 2014

    Goals / Remit

    RBS is a UK-based banking and financial services company. Headquartered in Edinburgh, RBS currently operates in the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East, the Americas and Asia, serving over 24 million customers worldwide.

    RBS provides a wide range of products and services to personal, commercial and large corporate and institutional customers through its two main subsidiaries, The Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest, as well as through a number of other brands including Ulster Bank and Coutts.

    Main EU files targeted

    The main EU initiatives that RBS follows include: Brexit, Capital Markets Union, Banking Union, Bank Structural Reform (BSR), Capital Requirements Regulation and Directive (CRR/CRD IV), Directive on Payment Services (PSD II), Regulation on interchange fees for card-based payment transactions (MIF), Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD), Markets in Financial Instruments Directive and Regulation (MiFID II/MiFIR), European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR), Payment Accounts Directive (PAD).

    Address

    Head Office
    St Andrew Square, 36
    Edinburgh EH2 2YB
    UNITED KINGDOM
    EU Office
    St Andrew Square, 36
    Edinburgh EH2 2YB
    UNITED KINGDOM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    3

    Employment timeLobbyists
    25%2
    10%1

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    0.6

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    0 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 30 Jan 2023

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Roderick MACNEIL 15 Sep 2018 14 Sep 2019
    Mr Macneil ROD 17 Jan 2018 01 Mar 2018
    Mr Leigh RENDERS 08 Dec 2017 07 Dec 2018
    Mr Anthony NORRIS 08 Dec 2017 07 Dec 2018
    Mr Robert KELLY 08 Dec 2017 07 Dec 2018

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories

    Category

    Companies & groups

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    Corporate members of trade associations such as: the Association for Financial Markets in Europe, UK Finance, TheCityUK, Confederation of British Industry, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association and the International Capital Markets Association.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    200,000€ - 299,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    200,000€ - 299,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    none

    Groups (European Parliament)

    N/A

    Other activities

    Initiatives that cover EU financial services

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    10 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 11 Oct 2021 Location WEBEX
      Subject NGEU
      Commission
      • Gert-Jan Koopman (Director-General)
    • Date 23 Sep 2021 Location video conference
      Subject Economic recovery; Situation of the EU financial sector; sustainable finance
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio An Economy that Works for People
      Commission
      • Valdis Dombrovskis (Executive Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 10 Mar 2021 Location Video Conferencing.
      Subject Ulster Bank - Irish banking sector, impact of COVID and the recovery, NPLs
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mairead Mcguinness
      Portfolio Financial services, financial stability and Capital Markets Union
      Commission
      • Deirdre O’Hea (Cabinet member)
      • Mairead McGuinness (Commissioner)
    • Date 30 Sep 2020 Location Webex call
      Subject SURE instrument and resultant bond issuance programme
      Commission
      • Gert-Jan Koopman (Director-General)
    • Date 09 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Future of EU Financial services
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Jean-Claude Juncker
      Portfolio President
      Commission
      • Paulina Dejmek Hack (Cabinet member)
      • Antoine Kasel (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 27 Feb 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Challenges posed by cyber for the RBS
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Julian King
      Portfolio Security Union
      Commission
      • Julian King (Commissioner)
    • Date 09 Dec 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Ulster Bank-Capital Markest Union/Securitisation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio Euro and Social Dialogue, also in charge of Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Commission
      • Lee Foulger (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Jul 2015 Location London
      Subject Financial Services Policy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Jonathan Hill
      Portfolio Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Commission
      • Jonathan Hill (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 03 Dec 2014 Location Brussels
      Subject Capital markets union and investment initiative
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      Commission
      • Valérie Herzberg (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 03 Dec 2014 Location Brussels
      Subject Financial Services Policy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Jonathan Hill
      Portfolio Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Commission
      • Denzil Davidson (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
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