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BlackRock says executive rejected RBS approach

(Reuters) - BlackRock Inc <BLK.N> said its head of Asia Pacific operations, Mark McCombe, spurned an approach regarding the role of chief executive at Royal Bank of Scotland <RBS.L> and will remain with the world's largest fund manager. Full story

Regulators fine RBS 5.6 million pounds

British regulators have fined the Royal Bank of Scotland 5.6 million pounds ($8.6 million) for incorrectly reporting nearly 45 million transactions it made on financial markets. Full story

Moody's places RBS ratings on review for downgrade

Moody's Investors Service on Friday placed its ratings for Britain's taxpayer-owned Royal Bank of Scotland and its parent holding company on review for downgrade, after the nation's Treasury appointed an adviser to asses a potential split of the bank. Full story

Moody's places UK bank RBS's debt ratings under review

LONDON (Reuters) - Ratings agency Moody's has placed Royal Bank of Scotland's <RBS.L> credit ratings on review for downgrade after Britain's finance ministry said it was considering breaking up the bank. Full story

UK appoints Rothschild to advise on possible RBS break-up

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's finance ministry has appointed Rothschild to advise on the potential break-up of part-nationalized Royal Bank of Scotland <RBS.L>. Full story

Rothschild to advise on potential RBS split: FT

(Reuters) - The British government is set to name Rothschild to advise on a potential break-up of Royal Bank of Scotland <RBS.L>, the Financial Times reported on Monday. Full story

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