Rus News Journal

the General director of British bank RBS will not RCV a bonus in $1,5 million

Moscow, 30 janv - News. the General director of British bank giant Royal Bank of S˝otland Group Pl˝. (RBS) Stephen Hester (Stephen Hester) will not RCV following the results of 2011 a bonus at a rate of 963 thousand pounds sterling (hardly more than one and a half millions dollars), report Assoshiejted the Press referring to the official representative of bank David Geffni (David Gaffney).

that Hesteru will be paid a bonus in 1,5 million dollars, it was informed last Friday. And though the size of bonus payment was almost twice less, than year before, news ABT the award to general director RBS has met criticism at a number of the British politicians, marks Assoshiejted the Press.

Earlier chairman of board of directors RBS Phillip Hempton has refused bonus reception in 1,4 million pounds sterling (2,3 million US dollars) (Philip Hampton).

Shortly before it 2 a top - to managers of bank the prime minister was converted - the minister of Great Britain David Cameron who has demanded to limit bonus payments against falling of incomes of simple British and reduction of state expenses. According to Cameron, the bonus of Hestera should not exceed one million pounds sterling.

Three years ago the government of Great Britain has allocated to bank RBS of 45 billion pounds sterling (more than 70 billion dollars) to rescue the company from crash. Since then the authorities posess 84 % of its actions. Actions RBS for the past year have lost in the price almost 50 % against debt crisis in Europe. The bank should dismiss about four thousand employees and to close a number of divisions.

Royal Bank of S˝otland was one of two British banks along with Lloyds Banking Group, RCVed in crisis 2008 scale injections of public funds in exchange for a share in a share capital. The general staff Royal Bank of S˝otland person exceeds 141 thousand. The bank spends the re-structuring program in which frameworks the next three years intend to reduce staff to 3,5 thousand persons and plans sale or closing of some kinds of business.