Global Bank Directory
According to the Bank of England, there were 340 commercial banks in the United Kingdom as of June 1, 2018.
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ABC International Bank | London Update: 2019-04-27
ABC International Bank Plc is a commercial bank that provides a wide range of banking services to corporate clients in the United Kingdom and internationally.
Al Rayan Bank | Birmingham Update: 2019-04-30
Al Rayan Bank PLC (formerly Islamic Bank of Britain or IBB) is the UK's oldest and largest Sharia compliant retail bank. Al Rayan Bank is the only Islamic bank in the UK to receive a public rating.
Aldermore Bank | Manchester Update: 2018-10-14
Aldermore Bank is one of the most strongly capitalised banks in the UK. The Bank offers lending products online and via specialist finance brokers throughout England and Wales. Bank's business is based on a traditional banking model: bank raises deposits from consumers and lend to homeowners and small to medium sized businesses throughout the UK. Aldermore does not depend on the wholesale, securitisation or international capital markets.
Allied Irish Bank (GB) | Uxbridge Update: 2011-03-29
Allied Irish Bank (GB) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AIB Group. A full service is offered to business and personal customers, although there is a clear focus on relationship banking in the midcorporate business sector, owner managed businesses, professionals, and high net worth individuals. Corporate Banking services are offered from London, Birmingham, and Manchester, with particular expertise in the commercial property, education, health and charity sectors.
Arbuthnot Latham | London Update: 2016-10-08
Arbuthnot Latham & Co., Limited is an independent, high quality and personalised banking and wealth management service, consisting of three core elements: banking, investment management and financial planning.
Atom Bank | Durham Update: 2019-02-17
Atom Bank plc (formerly Crossco (1337) plc) is the UK's first fully-licensed bank designed exclusively for mobile. The Bank provides online banking services and fixed term deposit accounts through smartphones, tablets, and Internet in the United Kingdom.
Bank of Scotland | Edinburgh, Scotland Update: 2019-03-15
The Bank of Scotland plc is a commercial and clearing bank. With a history dating to the 17th century, it is the second oldest surviving bank (the Bank of England having been established one year before) in what is now the United Kingdom, and is the only commercial institution created by the Parliament of Scotland to remain in existence. It was also the first bank in Europe to print its own banknotes.
Barclays | London Update: 2019-02-22
Barclays PLC is a global financial services company engaged in retail banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth management with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs nearly 139,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.
British Arab Commercial Bank | London Update: 2017-06-23
British Arab Commercial Bank plc (BACB) is an international wholesale bank that provides international trade solutions to clients who want to trade in and out of developing markets. The major shareholders are as follows: Libyan Foreign Bank (87.80%), Banque Centrale Populaire (6.10%), and Banque Extérieure d'Algérie (6.10%).
C. Hoare & Co. | London Update: 2019-01-02
C. Hoare & Co. is the oldest privately owned bank in the United Kingdom and the 4th oldest in the world. The Bank provides private banking and asset management services of the highest quality in an environment of absolute trust.
Clydesdale Bank | Glasgow Update: 2017-09-06
Clydesdale Bank PLC is a subsidiary of the Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banking Group (CYBG). The Clydesdale Bank is the third largest clearing bank in Scotland, although it also retains a branch network in London and the north of England. The Bank prints its own banknotes.
Coutts | London Update: 2019-01-06
Coutts & Co. is the seventh oldest bank in the world. The Bank provides private and commercial banking and wealth management services to clients in the United Kingdom.
Cynergy Bank | London Update: 2019-05-20
Cynergy Bank Limited (formerly Bank of Cyprus UK, Bank of Cyprus Advances) offers saving and current account, business loans, investment and financial services, online banking, mortgage and non-mortgage loan facilities, and credit card.
Europe Arab Bank (EAB) | London Update: 2018-10-21
Europe Arab Bank plc is a London-based, fully-owned subsidiary of Arab Bank Group, the largest global Arab banking network with over 600 branches spanning five continents. EAB provides a range of financial services in Europe, North America, the Middle East, and North Africa.
FBN Bank (UK) | London Update: 2012-02-13
FBN Bank (UK) Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of First Bank of Nigeria. The Bank is the London bank for Nigerians, either resident in the UK or simply visiting. FBN Bank also offers its expertise in all West African countries and provides a full range of financial services including Personal Banking, Property Investment, Wealth Protection, Private Banking, Current accounts, Loans, Mortgages, Fixed deposit contracts, Trade finance services, Treasury services, and Foreign exchange.
Habib AG Zurich UK | London Update: 2015-08-29
Habib AG Zurich UK Plc (HBZ UK) offers its personalised banking services through its conveniently located network of ten branches across the United Kingdom. The Bank's offices are located in London, Manchester, Leicester and Glasgow. HBZ UK operates as a subsidiary of Habib Group.
Hampshire Trust Bank | London Update: 2019-03-07
Hampshire Trust Bank Plc (HTB, formerly Hampshire Trust plc) is a commercial bank focused on UK customers with centres of excellence in Asset Finance, Property Finance and Specialist Mortgages. HTB also provides competitive savings accounts to individuals and businesses.
HSBC | London Update: 2018-12-11
HSBC Holdings plc (Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation) is one of the world's largest banking and financial services organisations. HSBC Holdings plc is the parent company of the HSBC Group. The Group serves customers worldwide from around 3,900 offices in over 65 countries and territories in Europe, Hong Kong, Rest of Asia-Pacific, North and Latin America, and the Middle East and North Africa.
HSBC Bank plc | London Update: 2010-12-29
HSBC Bank plc is one of the major clearing banks in the United Kingdom and it is part of HSBC Holdings plc. The business ranges from the traditional High Street roles of personal finance and commercial banking, to private banking, consumer finance as well as corporate and investment banking. HSBC Bank Plc is the only one of Britain's big five banks to hold more deposits than loans (loan:deposit ratio of 90%).
HSBC Private Bank | London Update: 2016-11-20
HSBC Private Bank (UK) Limited is a privately owned investment manager. It provides its services to private clients, entrepreneurs, charitable institutions, intermediaries, and trusts. The Bank manages separate client-focused portfolios. HSBC Private Bank (UK) is a subsidiary of HSBC Bank Plc.
ICBC Standard Bank | London Update: 2016-05-18
ICBC Standard Bank plc (formerly Standard Bank plc) is a leading financial markets and commodities bank that benefits from its unique Chinese and African parentage. The Bank provides a strategic global markets position and an unparalleled level of expertise. ICBC Standard Bank Plc is a subsidiary of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited.
Investec Bank | London Update: 2018-11-20
Investec is an international specialist banking and asset management group. Investec Bank plc provides a diverse range of financial products and services to a niche client base in the United Kingdom. Investec is organised as a network comprising six business divisions: Asset Management, Wealth and Investment, Property Activities, Private Banking, Investment Banking, and Capital Markets. Total assets: GBP 18.4 billion (as of March 31, 2017).
JPMorgan Chase Bank UK | London Update: 2019-01-06
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (formerly JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., London Branch) provides global financial and retail banking services including investment banking, private banking, treasury and securities services, asset management, and card member services.
Julian Hodge Bank | Cardiff Update: 2015-05-29
Julian Hodge Bank Limited is an independent, privately-owned bank headquartered in Cardiff, though our commercial client base extends across the South West, London and Home Counties. We offer a private-bank style relationship to meet the real estate and renewable energy funding needs of our corporate, investor and developer clients. Julian Hodge Bank is a part of Carlyle Trust Limited.
Kookmin Bank International | London Update: 2013-07-23
Kookmin Bank International Ltd. (KBI) is a UK incorporated subsidiary of Kookmin Bank, the largest bank by asset value in South Korea. KBI provides a range of banking services (deposit, loans, foreign currency exchange services, international investment, etc.) to corporate clients in UK.
Lloyds Bank | London Update: 2017-08-10
Lloyds Banking Group plc is a major British financial institution and it's a financial services group providing a range of banking and financial services, primarily in the United Kingdom, to personal and corporate customers.
M&S Bank | Chester Update: 2017-01-27
M&S Bank is a retail bank operating in the United Kingdom. The Bank provides a range of banking (current accounts, savings, credit products) and insurance products to personal customers.
Metro Bank | London Update: 2012-12-03
Metro Bank plc is a retail bank operating in the United Kingdom. opened its first branch in Holborn on 29 July 2010 and its second in Earl's Court (Cromwell Road) on 3 September 2010, and has subsequently opened in Fulham and Borehamwood.
Monzo Bank | London Update: 2019-06-25
Monzo Bank Limited (formerly Mondo Bank) is a mobile-only bank based in the United Kingdom. The Bank provides current accounts, prepaid and debit cards, and other online banking services.
National Bank of Egypt (UK) | London Update: 2011-05-20
National Bank of Egypt (UK) Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of National Bank of Egypt. It's a British Bank with major connections with Egyptian Markets around the world. As it is the only Egyptian owned bank in the UK, it is extremely well placed to provide services to clients engaged in business in the 2 countries.
NatWest Bank | London Update: 2018-10-26
National Westminster Bank plc (NatWest) is a retail and commercial bank in the United Kingdom that has been part of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group since 2000. The Bank has a large network of over 960 branches and 3,400 cash machines across Great Britain and offers a wide range of banking services to over 7 million customers. In Northern Ireland it operates through its Ulster Bank subsidiary.
Nedbank Private Wealth - London | London Update: 2016-01-26
London Representative Office of the Nedbank Private Wealth Limited, a private offshore bank located in the Isle of Man. The Company offers a comprehensive private and personal banking operation on behalf of private individuals, professional intermediaries, non-trading companies, wealth managers, trusts, governments and institutional investors.
OakNorth Bank | London Update: 2017-04-03
OakNorth Bank is one of the UK's fastest growing financial companies. The Bank was created to help the UK's growth businesses and entrepreneurs reach their potential by providing them with bespoke, no-nonsense debt finance solutions, delivered in days or weeks rather than months.
Persia International Bank (PIB) | London Update: 2011-10-11
Persia International Bank plc. (PIB) is a locally owned community bank, offering a full array of banking products and services to businesses, professionals, and individuals. The Bank is regulated and authorised by the Financial Services Authority of UK. The following services are available for corporate clients: Trade Finance, Project Finance, Commercial Loans, Overdraft Facilities, Foreign Exchange Facilities, Money Transfer Service, Current and Deposit Accounts.
Raphaels Bank | London Update: 2016-06-05
Raphaels Bank is one of the oldest independent banks in the UK. The Bank operates as a dynamic, niche savings and lending bank with a portfolio of ATMs and a well-established, market-leading payment services division. Raphaels Bank is a registered trading name for R. Raphael & Sons plc, a subsidiary of Lenlyn Holdings plc.
Royal Bank of Scotland | Edinburgh Update: 2019-03-07
The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is one of the retail banking subsidiaries of Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, which together with NatWest, provides branch banking facilities in the UK. Royal Bank of Scotland has around 700 branches, mainly in Scotland though there are branches in many larger towns and cities throughout England and Wales.
Sainsbury's Bank | Edinburgh Update: 2019-06-13
Sainsbury's Bank PLC is a British bank wholly owned by Sainsbury's, a national supermarket chain in the United Kingdom. The Bank offers credit cards, savings accounts, loans, mortgages, travel money and car, home, pet, travel and life insurance.
Santander UK | London Update: 2018-05-11
Santander UK plc is one of the UK's leading personal financial services companies and one of the largest providers of mortgages and savings in the UK. The Bank operates in three business segments: Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, and Global Corporate Banking.
Saxo Bank London | London Update: 2011-02-16
Saxo Bank London is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Saxo Bank. Saxo Bank enables private investors and institutional clients to trade FX, CFDs, ETFs, Stocks, Futures, Options and other derivatives via multi-award winning online trading platforms, as well as offering professional portfolio and fund management.
Secure Trust Bank | Solihull Update: 2018-08-29
Secure Trust Bank provides personal loans, current accounts, savings accounts, mortgages, debt management, and a range of insurance services for personal and business customers.
Shawbrook Bank | Brentwood Update: 2016-08-24
Shawbrook is a specialist UK lending and savings bank. The Bank serves the needs of SMEs and individuals in the UK with a range of lending and saving products and services such as savings account, asset finance, consumer lending, secured lending, commercial mortgage, and business credit services. Total assets: GBP 351.4 million (as of December 31, 2015).
Standard Chartered | London Update: 2016-11-18
Standard Chartered PLC (StanChart) is a leading international bank, listed on the London, Hong Kong and Mumbai stock exchanges. The London-headquartered Group has operated for over 150 years in some of the world's most dynamic markets, leading the way in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Its income and profits have more than doubled over the last few years primarily as a result of organic growth, supplemented by acquisitions.
Starling Bank | London Update: 2019-04-20
Starling Bank is a 100% mobile-only bank in the UK. Our mission is to create a bank that guides and informs you towards better decisions. By giving you real-time insights, Starling enables you to understand your financial life in a whole new way.
Tesco Bank | Edinburgh Update: 2019-06-03
Tesco Bank is wholly owned by Tesco Plc, one of the world's largest retailers. The Bank has more than seven million customer accounts across 28 products and services including: insurance - motor, home, pet, travel, dental, health and life; credit cards and personal loans; personal saving products; Tesco Compare - online insurance and utilities comparison site; ATMs.
The Co-operative Bank | Manchester Update: 2014-07-19
The Co-operative Bank plc is a commercial bank in the United Kingdom and Guernsey, with its headquarters in Manchester. The Bank offers a wide range of financial products, including current and savings accounts, mortgages, credit cards, loans and offshore banking. The Co-operative Bank and The Co-operative Insurance are a part of The Co-operative Banking Group Limited. Total assets: GBP 43,396 million (as of December 31, 2013).
Tungsten Bank | London Update: 2016-04-12
Tungsten Bank plc (formerly FIBI Bank (UK) plc) is a commercial bank that provides a wide range of international and domestic banking services to private and corporate clients. Tungsten Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tungsten Corporation plc, a company listed on the Alternative Investment Market in the UK.
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