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RBS boss warns of 'another decade of mistrust'

RBS boss warns of 'another decade of mistrust'

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The boss of RBS has told Sky News that it could take another decade for British customers to trust banks again. Ross McEwan, the bank's chief executive, also said that the effects of the financial crisis had put Britain on the road to Brexit, because austerity had caused people to want to "change the way they think about things".Mr McEwan has been running RBS since 2013, and has been responsible for the bank's transformation - becoming smaller, and far more focused on its domestic market.But his job remains intrinsically linked to the financial crisis. RBS's biggest shareholder remains the British government, a hangover from the emergency bailout that saved RBS during the financial crisis. In many people's minds, RBS remains the great example of how a corporate body wreaked...