Awards 2010: Interest rate and inflation risk: Royal Bank of Scotland

 

 

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is one of the biggest interest rate derivatives flow traders in the business, and that is just one reason why it is a favoured destination for life and pensions groups with asset and liability management needs. RBS is noted for its steady, if perhaps unglamorous, approach to providing solutions.

“For a pension scheme with a big deficit it’s not just about what they can do to close down that position. It’s about optimising the risk,” says Sinead Leahy, the bank’s