Business Banks

Business banks provide banking and other financial services to small businesses and SMEs, aimed at helping them manage and grow their business. These banks don’t generally work with individuals although they may offer personal accounts. Services provided include lending, everyday banking, project finance, transaction accounts, cash management, asset finance and payment management. Find details of UK business banks and their offerings below.

About Close Brothers Close Brothers was founded in 1878 by 25-year-old William Brooks Close, alongside his two brothers. Now well into its second century, Close Brothers is a leading...
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About Tide Tide is a new challenger bank headquartered in London. It is a digital-only bank offering business banking services to companies registered in the UK. The primary...
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About BLME Bank of London and the Middle East, or BLME, is an independent Sharia-compliant bank founded in 2006 and authorised by the Financial Services Authority the following...
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About Clydesdale Bank Clydesdale Bank is a Scottish commercial bank founded in Glasgow in 1838. Independent until 1920 when it was purchased by Midland Bank, it is the smallest of...
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About Bank of the Philippine Islands Bank of the Philippine Islands, known as BPI, is the oldest currently operating bank in the Philippines and its most profitable. It is owned by...
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About HSBC Bank HSBC is a British banking and financial services company. It is the largest bank in Europe and the seventh largest bank in the world. The bank originated in Hong Kong...
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About FBN Bank FBN Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of First Bank of Nigeria, founded in London in 1982. Parent company First Bank of Nigeria is the biggest bank in Nigeria and operates...
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About ICICI Bank Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India, commonly referred to as ICICI Bank, is an Indian financial services company. It is the second largest bank in...
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About Shawbrook Shawbrook is a commercial and retail bank based in the United Kingdom. Until 2017 it was part of Shawbrook Group PLC but was acquired in July 2017 by a consortium...
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About Mizuho International Mizuho International was founded in London in 1975. It is a subsidiary of Mizuho Securities, itself a wholly owned subsidiary of Mizuho Financial Group....
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About TSB TSB is a UK-based retail and commercial bank. It is a subsidiary of the Sabadell Group. The TSB we know today came to be in 2013, formed from Lloyds TSB Scotland PLC and...
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About Barclays Bank Barclays is a British multinational investment bank and financial services company. It was founded in 1690 and is headquartered in London. Barclays originated...
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