• switch

    breathe new life into your business with
    tailored support from our dedicated teams

     

    Award winning service is what makes us tick

    • Relationship Managers with lending discretion of up to £500,0001
    • An experienced UK trade team, working closely with network banks in over 100 countries
    • An 8 out of 10 approval rate on loan and overdraft applications for businesses like yours2
    • Relationship Managers with an average of 23 years’ experience3
    • Helping businesses gain access to finance via the government-backed Enterprise Finance Guarantee (EFG) Scheme4
    • Expertise in multiple sectors for tailored business support
    • Dedicated to enhancing our clients’ digital potential by working with Doteveryone, the digital skills charity5
    • Loan & overdraft arrangement fees that are no more than 1.5% of your facilities5
    • A bank willing to be an active part of your business, not just a supplier
    • Winner of the FDs’ Excellence Awards for the past 12 years (2005 – 2016)6

    Isn’t your business finance worth a second opinion?

    A suitcase aimed at children failed to receive any backing on BBC’s Dragon’s Den. Fortunately, the second opinion from consumers was much more positive and a reported 20% of all British 3-6 year olds have owned a Trunki.

    Committed to lending

    We’re dedicated to reducing the borrowing costs for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) under the Funding For Lending Scheme.

    Backing your ambition

    You don’t have to bank with us to be supported by us8. We’re more than ready to back your ambition.

    Didn’t know you could get a loan from another bank? We answer this and further myths associated with bank lending

    Supporting UK business

    We have pledged to grow our SME lending by at least £1 billion net every year until the end of 2017 through our Helping Britain Prosper plan5. To find out what we’ve lent in your area access our Postcode Lending Data tool.


    We recognise the importance of industry insight and train our Relationship Managers as specialists in key sectors.

    Manufacturing

    We have over 100 dedicated Manufacturing Managers trained by the Warwick Manufacturing Group – so we can support your business by understanding your unique banking needs.

    Healthcare

    Our Relationship Managers have access to the Lloyds Bank Healthcare Advisor Forum – so you’ll benefit from key industry insights to support your growth ambitions.

    Education

    We are the only bank to be a Gold Preferred Supplier to the Independent Schools Association (ISA) – meaning that we have been recognised as offering the highest balance of service and value to schools across the UK and beyond.

    International

    Our international trade specialists are located across the UK – so you’ll have a home advantage wherever your ambition takes you.

     

    In addition, we also offer support to those in the agriculture and property sectors, and provide tailored guidance for solicitors, introducers and for those franchising.

    Over 5,000 businesses switched to us in 20147

    Join us and we’ll ensure a simple, secure hassle-free switch in just seven days.

    • Work with a dedicated relationship manager, on hand to support your business.
    • Choose between our two switching methods for business accounts - the Current Account Switch Service or the Transfer of Payment Arrangement Service.
    • Manage your account online, over the phone or through our extensive branch network.
    • Service that ticks
      every box

      Award winning service is what makes us tick

      • Relationship Managers with lending discretion of up to £500,0001
      • An experienced UK trade team, working closely with network banks in over 100 countries
      • An 8 out of 10 approval rate on loan and overdraft applications for businesses like yours2
      • Relationship Managers with an average of 23 years’ experience3
      • Helping businesses gain access to finance via the government-backed Enterprise Finance Guarantee (EFG) Scheme4
      • Expertise in multiple sectors for tailored business support
      • Dedicated to enhancing our clients’ digital potential by working with Doteveryone, the digital skills charity5
      • Loan & overdraft arrangement fees that are no more than 1.5% of your facilities5
      • A bank willing to be an active part of your business, not just a supplier
      • Winner of the FDs’ Excellence Awards for the past 12 years (2005 – 2016)6
    • Finance that’s
      on your terms

      Isn’t your business finance worth a second opinion?

      A suitcase aimed at children failed to receive any backing on BBC’s Dragon’s Den. Fortunately, the second opinion from consumers was much more positive and a reported 20% of all British 3-6 year olds have owned a Trunki.

      Committed to lending

      We’re dedicated to reducing the borrowing costs for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) under the Funding For Lending Scheme.

      Backing your ambition

      You don’t have to bank with us to be supported by us8. We’re more than ready to back your ambition.

      Didn’t know you could get a loan from another bank? We answer this and further myths associated with bank lending

      Supporting UK business

      We have pledged to grow our SME lending by at least £1 billion net every year until the end of 2017 through our Helping Britain Prosper plan5. To find out what we’ve lent in your area access our Postcode Lending Data tool.

    • Specialists in
      your sector

      We recognise the importance of industry insight and train our Relationship Managers as specialists in key sectors.

      Manufacturing

      We have over 100 dedicated Manufacturing Managers trained by the Warwick Manufacturing Group – so we can support your business by understanding your unique banking needs.

      Healthcare

      Our Relationship Managers have access to the Lloyds Bank Healthcare Advisor Forum – so you’ll benefit from key industry insights to support your growth ambitions.

      Education

      We are the only bank to be a Gold Preferred Supplier to the Independent Schools Association (ISA) – meaning that we have been recognised as offering the highest balance of service and value to schools across the UK and beyond.

      International

      Our international trade specialists are located across the UK – so you’ll have a home advantage wherever your ambition takes you.

      In addition, we also offer support to those in the agriculture and property sectors, and provide tailored guidance for solicitors, introducers and for those franchising.

    • A simple switch
      in 7 days

      Over 5,000 businesses switched to us in 20147

      Join us and we’ll ensure a simple, secure hassle-free switch in just seven days.

      • Work with a dedicated relationship manager, on hand to support your business.
      • Choose between our two switching methods for business accounts - the Current Account Switch Service or the Transfer of Payment Arrangement Service.
      • Manage your account online, over the phone or through our extensive branch network.

    Why switch to Lloyds Bank?

    Contact Us

    0800 031 6568

    Call to book an appointment with a Relationship Manager in your area.

    Contact Us

    0800 031 6568

    Call to book an appointment with a Relationship Manager in your area.

    Millennials – the key to future growth for SMEs?

    86% of SMEs report that the future growth of their business relies on recruiting talent from the Generation Y demographic, what does that mean for businesses today and how can you attract them?

    Why more women in leadership roles means better business

    From understanding your market to reducing the risk of fraud: why having more women at the top simply makes good business sense.

    From Innocent to independent: BOL shares its top 5 tips for success

    BOL Foods founder Paul Brown found the confidence to leave the stability of a renowned firm and risk it all on a new venture – here’s how.

    Why inspiring talent – and loyalty – is a top priority

    Earn 27% more a year from each staff member by supporting their work-life balance? Sounds like a no-brainer, but how do you know what really makes your personnel tick?

    Video: from ordinary to extraordinary

    Could the performance psychology of elite sports unlock the potential of your business? i2i CEO Michael Finnigan, talks about the mindset of gold standard leaders.

    Smarter strategic thinking

    Insight from the UK’s business leaders, commentators and strategists. Read more interviews, relevant research and in-depth analysis and sign up to receive regular alerts.

Lloyds Bank plc. Registered office: 25 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7HN. Registered in England and Wales no. 2065. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Authorisation can be checked on the Financial Services Register at www.fca.org.uk under the Firm Registration Number 119278.

We subscribe to The Lending Code; copies of the Code can be obtained from www.lendingstandardsboard.org.uk. Lloyds Bank plc is covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme and the Financial Ombudsman Service. (Please note that due to the schemes’ eligibility criteria not all Lloyds Bank business customers will be covered by these schemes.)