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Bring your business ideas to life with our new Online Business Loan*

*Automated decision of approved, declined or referred - final decision within 48 hours. Loans of £10,000-£150,000. Qualifying criteria applies - limited companies only and arrangement fee applies. 12.8% APR representative on unsecured business loans up to £25,000.

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Business banking that works for you

Financial support to help your business grow

Good financial management is the foundation of a successful business. How do we know? We’ve been helping businesses manage their finances for a long time – since we started in 1859.

Using that knowledge, we’ve developed a range of services that will help keep your finances on track and your business going in the direction you want.

All products and services are subject to status and eligibility. Security may be required.

See what we can do for your business

Independent service quality survey results

Business Current Accounts - Published August 2018

As part of a regulatory requirement, an independent survey was conducted to ask customers of the 14 largest business current account providers if they would recommend their provider to other small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

Overall service quality

We asked customers how likely they would be to recommend their business current account provider to other SMEs.


Ranking Bank Quality
1 Handelsbanken 84%
2 Metro Bank 73%
3 Santander UK 66%
4 Barclays Bank UK 62%
5 Lloyds Bank 61%
8 Yorkshire Bank 53%

The full set of SQI results can be found here.

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