Our team provides banking support to Professional Services clients around the world. We also offer services to large and complex universities and charities based in the UK.

Business Services

Business services providers help their customers to focus on their core operations. Our team of specialists plays a similar role for our clients. We’re here to provide a full suite of banking services, so you can focus on helping your customers be more productive and efficient.

Professional Services

Professional services firms have unique challenges and requirements. We have a dedicated team of experts ready to support legal and accountancy firms, insolvency practitioners, real estate advisers and architectural practices.

Higher Education and Charities

We’re a leading provider of banking services to UK universities and charities. Our team of specialists understands the issues our clients face in these sectors, and the challenges posed by a shifting political, economic and regulatory environment. The Bank is committed to Helping Britain Prosper – supporting the UK’s universities and charities is at the heart of that aim.


Our Intermediaries clients range from Exchanges and Trading Venues, CCPs, Clearing Houses, FX Brokers and Payment Service Providers. Our team of dedicated specialists understands the challenges our clients face in these industries and can provide an extensive range of tailored banking solutions including cash management, trade finance, liquidity, debt and FX.

UK Central Government & SSAs

Our dedicated team of government bankers is uniquely placed to provide industry-leading insight on a range of topics from driving forward the Government policy agenda to implementation of important regulatory and business change. We use our full range of product partners to provide a comprehensive range of financial services for these governments and organisations.

Private Capital Groups

Our Private Capital and Family Offices team provides the full range of banking services to family offices, private investment groups and high net worth investors. The services we offer include funding, liquidity and risk management, transactional banking services and banking support for direct investments in corporate holdings and real estate.

Financial solutions for your sector

We have an award-winning relationship team with cross-sector expertise. So we’re ideally placed to provide a broad range of financial solutions to meet your needs:

  • Financing: working capital management, term facilities, partner capital loans, debt capital markets
  • Trade Finance: guarantees, letters of credit, export credit agencies
  • Deposits: client accounts, notice accounts, instant access accounts
  • Risk management: foreign exchange, inflation and interest rate solutions
  • Foreign exchange and money market trading through our bespoke Arena platform
  • Economic insight from our in-house team of economists.

Our people

Mark Burton
Mark Burton Managing Director, Head of Services & Public Sector

Mark joined Lloyds Banking Group in 2011, as Regional Managing Director to lead the Northern franchise of the Commercial Bank.

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