Personal Banks

Personal banks provide banking and financial services to individuals. These services generally include current and savings accounts, credit cards, loans, mortgages, investment management, private banking services and insurance. Some newer personal banks are online-only or app-based; these banks tend to offer a smaller range of services and have no physical branches.

About National Bank of Egypt Egypt’s oldest and largest bank, the National Bank of Egypt was founded in 1898. It is one of the biggest banking companies in Africa and the Middle East. On...
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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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Part of one of the world’s biggest supermarket chains, Tesco Finance was launched back in 1997. The Head Office is based in Edinburgh, and although there were bricks and mortar branches...
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About Turkish Bank Turkish Banking Group was established in Cyprus in 1901. Then named Nicosia Savings Box, it was originally aimed at providing financial support for local businesses....
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About AIB Allied Irish Bank, or AIB Group, is an Irish commercial bank headquartered in Dublin. Founded in 1966, it was essentially nationalised in 2010 after the Irish government...
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About National Bank of Kuwait Founded in 1952, the National Bank of Kuwait was the first local bank established in the country, and in the Persian Gulf. It was founded after a Kuwaiti...
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About Scottish Widows Bank Scottish Widows is a life insurance and pensions company operating as a subsidiary of Lloyds Banking Group. Based in Edinburgh, Scotland, the company was...
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About Ikano Bank Ikano Bank was established in 1995 by Ingvar Kamprad, the founder of IKEA. Headquartered in Malmo, it has offices in Nottingham, Helsinki, Sundbyberg, Almhult, Asker...
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About Zopa Bank Zopa is a British financial services company based in Buckinghamshire. It was founded in 2004 by a team from Egg internet bank and officially launched in 2005. Originally...
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About Wyelands Bank Wyelands bank is a bank for small and medium-sized businesses in the UK. It began life in 2016 when it was acquired by entrepreneur Sanjeev Gupta through a family...
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About Santander Santander UK is a British bank. Though it is a British company and autonomously managed, it is entirely owned by the Spanish Santander Group. Santander is one of the...
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