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Insure and go

21 January 2011 By George Hay

The UK bank will soon be paying 500 mln pounds a year for balance sheet insurance it probably won’t need. But ditching the safety net will shrink its capital ratios just as regulators ramp them up. RBS will need to prove it has sufficient reserves before it can check out.

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