Coronavirus – Supporting your business

Find out what additional financial support is available for businesses impacted by coronavirus.

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New business accounts

Get your business off to the best possible start with our simple current account.

12 months’ free day-to-day business banking¥ for new businesses.

Simple pricing and free electronic payments.

Dedicated support from our UK-based business management team.

Find out moreabout Business accounts.

Switch to us

We'll take the hassle out of moving your business bank account.

Simple pricing and free electronic payments, 12 months’ free day-to-day business banking¥ when you switch and a guaranteed switch in 7 working days, from when your account is opened using the Current Account Switch Service (CASS).

Find out moreabout switching your bank account to us.
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International Trade Portal

A powerful insight platform, with practical support that helps you trade internationally with your chosen market.

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Enhanced online security

Soon we’re introducing new ways to log in to give you an extra layer of security in Business Internet Banking.

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ANY PROPERTY GIVEN AS SECURITY, WHICH MAY INCLUDE YOUR HOME, MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE OR OTHER DEBTS SECURED ON IT.

All lending is subject to a satisfactory credit assessment and we will need your permission to carry out a credit check on you and your business.

You should not apply for an amount that you cannot comfortably afford to repay now and in the future to avoid the possibility of legal action.

Business Banking Resolution Service

A dispute resolution service for UK businesses.

 

  • The Business Banking Resolution Service (BBRS) is an independent organisation set up voluntarily by participating banks to resolve historical and current disputes between eligible SME businesses and their bank.

    The service is free to use and is available to business customers who have unresolved disputes with participating banks and are not eligible for the Financial Ombudsman Service.

    If you are interested in finding out more information or using the service, please visit the  BBRS website or email contactus@thebbrs.org or call 0345 646 8825. Alternatively, you can write to the BBRS, 70 Fleet St, London EC4Y 1EU.

find out more about FSCS

Due to FSCS eligibility criteria not all business customers will be covered.

*Applicable for existing customers of 6 months or more: instant online decisions available on overdrafts and loans up to £10k,  and instant decisions available on overdrafts, loans and cards up to £25k through telephone banking.

¥Free day-to-day business banking includes electronic payments, cheques, cash, deposits and withdrawals. All we ask is that you operate your account in credit or within agreed limits. Free electronic payments include Direct Debits, Standing Orders, Debit Card Transactions, Bank of Scotland/Other Bank ATM Withdrawals, Internet/PhoneBank Debits/Credits, Faster Payment Debits/Credits, Internet Bulk Payments and Automated Credits.