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Business Direct team

Business banking expertise, ready when you are

Our UK-based team of business managers is ready to support you with managing and growing your business – all just a phone call away.

Expert business banking for busy people

With longer opening hours and no need to leave your workplace, it’s easy to access business banking expertise when you need to. Whether you’re just starting out or planning to expand, our Business Direct team1 is here to help with

  • Building and shaping your strategy and growth plans
  • Cashflow management and forecasting
  • Your funding needs, offering secured and unsecured lending2
  • Plans you may have to trade abroad and connecting you with our accredited International team
  • Protecting your business from fraud

Convenient for you

No need to head offsite – speak to our business managers wherever you are, from 8am to 8pm, Monday to Friday. You can speak to anyone in our team, who’ll always have your up-to-date business and banking information to hand.

Support to grow

Our team can talk through your strategy and plans to help your ideas take shape. With their experience in helping start-ups and small businesses to thrive, you’ll have the right support to help get to where you want to be.

Finding funding

Grab opportunities or get help to move towards your next business milestone. Our team can help you prepare your business for borrowing, review your funding needs, and offer secured and unsecured lending2.

Specialist support

Every business is unique and our business managers can connect you to specialist teams if the need arises. If your next step is trading abroad, they can talk you through the basics and connect you with our accredited International Managers. Or, if you have more complex lending needs, they’ll introduce you to our specialist lending team.

Products that may interest you

Start-up business account

Banking that lets you spend more time on your business

Starting a business means there’s more to think about than managing your bank account, so we give you the online tools and expertise to help you grow.

Borrowing for all businesses

You know your business, we know how to help

It’s the hardest job you’ve ever done. And the best decision you’ve ever made. Whether you’re just getting off the ground or planning to expand, we know how to help.

Business insights

Information and advice to help your business going forward

We’ve put together a wide range of knowledge and insight for you – read up on plans, financial support, media and marketing and much more.

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