Washington D.C. 20549

Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For April 11, 2016
Commission File Number: 001-10306

The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc

RBS, Gogarburn, PO Box 1000
Edinburgh EH12 1HQ

(Address of principal executive offices)
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The following information was issued as Company announcements in London, England and is furnished pursuant to General Instruction B to the General Instructions to Form 6-K:


The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc
Impact of recent Liability Management Exercise
8 April 2016
The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc ("RBSG plc") and The Royal Bank of Scotland plc ("RBS plc") have completed their recent cash tenders of certain of their US dollar, sterling and euro senior debt securities (the "Tender Offers"). The Tender Offers are part of the on-going transition to a holding company capital and term funding model in line with regulatory requirements and included securities that are considered by RBSG plc to be non-compliant for TLAC/MREL purposes.

The overall take up rate of the Tender Offers was 43.5% with a total of £2.3 billion (equivalent) tendered. Upon settlement of the Tender Offers RBSG plc will recognise a loss of c. £66.1 million in its Q2 2016 results on a consolidated basis and the completion of the Tender Offers is expected to result in combined interest savings to RBSG plc and RBS plc of c.£171.8m over the life of the relevant debt securities (which have maturities falling between 2016 and 2025). The initial loss will be off-set by interest savings over a period of c.2.3 years. The impact of the Tender Offers is not considered to be material to either RBSG plc or RBS plc.
RBSG plc will announce first quarter results for 2016 on 29 April.
For further information, please contact:
Investor Relations
Richard O'Connor
Head of Investor Relations
+44 (0) 20 7672 1758
RBS Media Relations
+44 (0) 131 523 4205
Forward Looking Statements
This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including those related to RBS and its subsidiaries' regulatory capital position and requirements, financial position, future pension funding requirements, on-going litigation and regulatory investigations, profitability, impairment losses and credit exposures under certain specified scenarios. In addition, forward-looking statements may include, without limitation, statements typically containing words such as "intends", "expects", "anticipates", "targets", "plans", "believes", "risk", "estimates" and words of similar import. These statements concern or may affect future matters, such as RBS's future economic results, business plans and current strategies. Forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that might cause actual results and performance to differ materially from any expected future results or performance expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause or contribute to differences in current expectations include, but are not limited to, legislative, fiscal and regulatory developments, accounting standards, competitive conditions, technological developments, exchange rate fluctuations and general economic conditions. These and other factors, risks and uncertainties that may impact any forward-looking statement or RBS's actual results are discussed in RBS's UK Annual Report and Accounts and materials filed with, or furnished to, the US Securities and Exchange Commission, including, but not limited to, RBS's Reports on Form 6-K and most recent Annual Report on Form 20-F. The forward-looking statements contained in this announcement speak only as of the date of this announcement and RBS does not assume or undertake any obligation or responsibility to update any of the forward-looking statements contained in this announcement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except to the extent legally required.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

Date: 11 April 2016
/s/ Jan Cargill
Jan Cargill
Deputy Secretary