SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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 March 31, 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:
30 March, 2016
The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc ("RBSG") completed the pricing of its ten year, USD 1,500,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 4.800% Senior Notes due 2026.
The proceeds to RBSG (before expenses and underwriting discounts) of approximately USD 1,497,285,000 will be used for general corporate purposes.
The offering is scheduled to close on 5 April 2016 subject to the satisfaction of customary conditions.
RBSG has filed a registration statement (including a prospectus) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") for the offering to which this communication relates. Investors should read the prospectus in such registration statement and other documents RBSG has filed with the SEC for more complete information about RBSG and this offering. You may get these documents for free by visiting the SEC web site at
www.sec.gov. Alternatively, copies may be obtained from RBS Securities Inc., toll free at 1-866-884-2071.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor will there be any sale of securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
For further information, please contact:
RBS Investor Relations
Head of Debt Investor Relations
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7678 1800
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: 31 March 2016
THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND GROUP plc (Registrant)