Market Investments


UKFI manages the Government's investments in The Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group. 

UK FINANCIAL INVESTMENTS LIMITED (UKFI) ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2014/15 sets out details of the holdings as at 31 March 2015.

As at 31 March 2015, the Government held a total of 15.6 billion ordinary shares in Lloyds. This is equivalent to 21.8 percent of total share capital.

As at 31 March 2015 the Government held a total of 9.1 billion shares in RBS, including 5.1 billion non-voting B shares. This is equivalent to 62 percent of voting share capital and 79 percent of total share capital.

RBS share price performance - see from page 20 of 
UK FINANCIAL INVESTMENTS LIMITED (UKFI) ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2014/15

Lloyds share price performance - see from page 24 of 
UK FINANCIAL INVESTMENTS LIMITED (UKFI) ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2014/15

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PRESS RELEASE
4th August 2015

UKFI today announces the disposal of approximately 5.4% of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc
Further to its announcement on 3 August 2015, UKFI announces the successful completion of the disposal of part of HM Treasury’s shareholding in The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (the “Company”). The disposal was effected by way of a Placing (the “Placing”) of ordinary shares (the “Placing Shares”) by way of an accelerated bookbuilding process to institutional investors. download [314,8 KB]


PRESS RELEASE
3rd August 2015

UKFI today announces that it intends to dispose of approximately 5.2% of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc
UKFI announces its intention to sell part of HM Treasury’s shareholding in The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (the “Company”). The disposal of these shares (the “Placing Shares”) will be by way of a placing to institutional investors (the “Placing”). download [396,8 KB]