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 Nomura Nomura Holdings is a Japanese financial company founded in Osaka but now based in London. It is an important member of the Nomura Group. It is named for its founder, stockbroking...
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About Bank Sepah International Bank Sepah was the first bank established in Iran, dating from 1925. ‘Sepah’ is poetic Persian for ‘army’; the bank carries this name as its initial...
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About PCF Bank PCF Bank was founded in 1993. Based in London, United Kingdom, the company offers a wide portfolio of personal and business banking services. Originally established...
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About HBL Bank UK Habib Bank Limited was founded in Pakistan in 1947 and was the first branch established in that country. The first UK branch was opened in 1961. Habib Bank is now...
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About Persia International Bank Persia International Bank was founded in London in 2002. The company was formed after the merger of its joint shareholders Bank Mellat and Bank Tejarat....
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About R Raphael & Sons R Raphael & Sons, operating under the trading name Raphael’s Bank, is a small independent bank based in the UK. Founded during the Napoleonic Wars in 1787 by...
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About Reliance Bank Reliance Bank was founded in 1890 by William Booth. Originally named Salvation Army Bank, it was originally set up to help the Salvation Army to finance mortgages...
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About Alpha Bank The fourth largest Greek bank by assets, Alpha Bank was founded in Kalamata in 1879. The company changed its name to Bank of Kalamata in 1918, later moving to Athens...
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About China Construction Bank China Construction Bank was founded in 1954 as People’s Construction Bank of China. It is one of the ‘Big Four’ banks in China, and one of the biggest...
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About CIBC World Markets CIBC World Markets is a subsidiary of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. The bank works across both international equity and debt capital markets, operating...
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About KEXIM Bank Export-Import Bank of Korea, also known as Korea Eximbank or KEXIM Bank, was first established in 1976. It is the official export credit agency of South Korea, which...
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About Melli Bank Melli Bank is headquartered in London and Hong Kong. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bank Melli Iran, which began operating in the UK in 1967. After establishing...
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