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From facilities to finances

Whether it’s recruitment or real estate agents – you can count on our specialist support

Whether you’re just starting out or long-established and looking to expand, we can give you the expert support that’s specific to the business and financial services sectors.

Financial support to help you stay ahead

We understand the needs of businesses in the business and financial services sectors – that’s why we offer financial support that’s as flexible as you are.

Specialist teams for unique challenges

You know your industry, we know how to help you make the most of the opportunities it presents – and our network of industry aligned specialists are on hand to help you realise your ambitions. 

From delivering regional insights and in-depth information about your industry, to advising on innovative mobile services, and the latest payment and security technologies – we’re here to empower your business and help you thrive during changing times.

Funding tailored to your business

Businesses of all kinds play an important part in the UK economy and that variety means there’s no one-size-fits-all answer when it comes to funding. That’s why we offer financial solutions that not only cover your day-to-day needs, but also those of your specific industry. 

From invoice finance to commercial mortgages, and facilities management to financial management, we’re on hand to help.

It’s not always what you know

It’s who you know – and getting the right advice at the right time can be crucial for any business. Our expertise goes beyond business and financial services sectors, but we can also connect you to specialist teams across a wide range of other industries to help your business both in the UK and abroad.

We’re an accredited partner of the Association of Translation Companies, and have long-standing partnerships with both the Global Sourcing association and the Business Services Association. 

We also work with the Association of Professional Staffing Companies, and sponsor Premises and Facilities magazine, along with its industry-leading annual awards.

Enjoy our wealth of sector knowledge

Established in 2015, RISE creates the ultimate conditions for innovation and growth in financial services – whether building a global community of the best minds in FinTech or disrupting and challenging traditional practices in the industry.

We also provide support for rapidly scaling businesses seeking equity solutions, and offer products that challenge the status quo as part of our High Growth and Entrepreneur proposition.

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Business Banking

Sorry, we’ve temporarily paused new business current account applications.

We understand this is inconvenient, but we don’t want to keep you waiting in line longer than is acceptable. We’re working to open as many accounts as we can, so that we’re ready to welcome you and your business in the future.

Once again, apologies for the inconvenience and please do check back. We’ll update this message once we’re back to accepting new applications, we expect this will be in September.

Our business bank accounts are designed to simplify everyday banking and make managing your money easier, with our business banking experts on hand to help, too.

Our safe, secure Online Banking and our award-winning app1 make everyday banking simple, so you can spend less time managing money and more time focused on your business. Make payments at home and abroad, arrange cash collections, apply for borrowing and much more – wherever you are, 24 hours a day. When you want support to grow your business, we’ll put an expert team around you. We offer more than local knowledge, sector expertise and connections to specialists. With experts in cashflow, international expansion, payments and more, our teams can help you fuel growth.

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Invoice finance

Unlock cash tied up in your invoices

Unlock cash tied up in outstanding invoices to improve your cashflow, help you to seize new opportunities and run your business more efficiently – provided by our partner MarketFinance.