office in Greece and to put its US$5 billion shipping loan portfolio for sale
as part of its plan to cut non-core activities and focus on domestic market,
according to Reuters.
Greek government led by Alexis Tsipras and the European Union agreed on a
bailout deal which, if accepted by the Greek Parliament and the European
Parliament, will keep the debt-ridden country in the EU.
lenders to the shipping industry for the several decades now, and its Greek
office with some 60 employees played a crucial part in the operations.
was quoted as saying that RBS would not stay for much longer in Greece, and
that the bank’s shipping portfolio was for sale if a buyer could be found by