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The Guardian | Business - October 30, 2015: Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Warns of Difficult "Obstacles" Stalling Bank's Recovery.

theguardian.com RBS warns of difficult 'obstacles' stalling bank's recovery Jill Treanor   Royal Bank of Scotland faces a a mounting bill for mis-selling and other conduct issues , its new chairman has warned just days before the government gets a fresh opportunity to resume selling its stake in the bank. Sir Howard Davies, who became chairman of the 73% taxpayer-owned RBS in September , said several obstacles remained before the bank fully recovered from its £45bn bailout by taxpayers in 2008. Davies listed three main areas that posed a risk. He cited a long-running case in the US about the way it sold mortgage-backed bonds before the financial crisis, the payment protection insurance mis-selling scandal and the ongoing investigation by the City regulator into the way its now-defunct global restructuring group treated small businesses. “Since 2008, RBS has gone through a very difficult period, and there are still quite a

WSJ | Major Indexes Closing on October 30, 2015.

The Wall Street Journal Major Indexes Closing Major Indexes 5:42 p.m. EDT 10/30/15   Last Chg % Chg DJIA* 17663.54 -92.26 -0.52 DJ Transportation Average* 8128.07 -9.93 -0.12 DJ Utility Average* 580.50 2.64 0.46

WSJ | Biggest Decliners Closing on October 30, 2015.

NYSE Biggest Percentage Decliners | Nasdaq | Arca | Composite Find Historical Data | WHAT'S THIS? Friday, October 30, 2015 - 4:47 pm ET Issue (Roll over for charts and headlines) Price Chg % Chg Volume 1 Aaron's Inc. (AAN) $24.67 -8.88 -26.47 9,164,834 2 DigitalGlobe (DGI) 14.93 -4.97 -24.97 7,336,400 3 Calix (CALX) 6.99 -1.87 -21.11 2,124,457 4 Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) 93.77 -17.73 -15.90 44,354,550 5 MagnaChip Semiconductor (MX) 5.29 -0.98 -15.63 1,817,935 6 Eros International (EROS) 11.17 -1.69 -13.14 6,835,678 7 Ruckus Wireless (RKUS) 11.28 -1.61 -12.49 10,223,486 8 SunEdison (SUNE) 7.30 -1.03 -12.36 35,156,134 9 Briggs&Stratton (BGG) 17.77 -2.45 -12.12 1,791,624 10 BRF ADR (BRFS) 15.33 -1.95 -11.28 5,418,874