NatWest triples profits under threat of money-laundering fine

NatWest has shrugged off a looming fine for money laundering failings to report a jump in third-quarter profits.

Pre-tax operating profits at the high street lender leapt to almost £1.1 billion from £355 million a year earlier, far surpassing the £677 million that had been expected by City analysts.

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