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June 11: No news is good news at RBS

June 11: Royal Bank of Scotland has confirmed that it's on track for 'satisfactory' first half results but the main focus of attention has been its confident expectations around the sale of its insurance arm. RBS wants to raise £4bn by selling off a range of businesses and says this is on track. Peter Thal Larsen, banking editor, gives his verdict on the bank's comments.