RBS to Exit Asset Protection Scheme After $4B Fees

Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc agreed to exit the U.K.’s Asset Protection Scheme after paying 2.5 billion pounds ($4 billion) to the government to insure its most risky assets.
Standard Bank Gains Most in 6 Years on Africa Business
23:58 - March 5 -- Standard Bank Group Ltd. gained the most in six years in Johannesburg trading after it reported profit boosted by expansion in Africa, lower bad debts and curbs on costs. Standard Bank Group CEO Ben Kruger speaks on “The Pulse.”
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