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Royal Bank of Scotland mulls a revival of Williams &Glyn's brand

STATE-SUPPORTED Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is considering relaunching the Williams &amp;Glyn&rsquo;s high-street banking name, with an eye to putting a swathe of its retail bank branches up for sale, it has emerged.<br /><br />The bank could rebrand hundreds of branches to the old name, which was dropped after RBSbought the NatWest chain of high-street banks, to create a unit that could be sold off.<br /><br />RBSis scrambling to raise money to rebuild its battered balance sheet after falling under state control in the recession.<br />