The Royal Bank of Scotland is in talks to take the remainder of Land Securities’ Bankside office complex on the south bank of the river Thames

It is understood to have agreed terms to take around 300,000 sq ft (27,870 sq m) at the office scheme, which will reach completion next year.

It is understood that the bank needs the space for expansion of its London office.

Drivers Jonas advises the Royal Bank of Scotland; CB Richard Ellis acts for Land Securities at Bankside.

No one would comment on the deal.