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We are the United Kingdom's oldest, independently owned private bank. We combine a modern approach to banking and technology with our traditional values. We aim to build long-term relationships with all our customers and to offer an exceptional and personalised service.
Offering multiple services and expertise under ‘one roof’ enables us to combine the delivery of these services, wherever possible, to make it convenient, consistent and efficient for our customers.

Latest Videos

An Interview with Sir Thomas Hughes-Hallett
Annamaria Koerling - Managing your Wealth
Simon Barker discusses the bank's focus on Charities
Portfolios Under Management at the Bank
Changes in the Energy Sector
Active Portfolio Management at the Bank

News & Events

  • Euro Symbol ThinkstockEuropean Union Passes Stress Tests 30th Oct 2014

    On Sunday, the European Central Bank (ECB) published the results of its bank stress tests ahead of becoming the eurozone’s single banking supervisor in November.

  • Bernard CornwellAn Evening with Bernard Cornwell OBE24th Oct 2014

    We were delighted that renowned author Bernard Cornwell OBE agreed to talk to customers, as part of our events programme. He spoke about his newest publication and his first non-fiction book, Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies and Three Battles; a true story...

  • Financial Concept (www.thinkstock.co.uk)Economic Recovery is Still on Track22nd Oct 2014

    Last week saw a degree of market alarm across the world.  Recent weak economic data, deflation worries in Europe and a falling oil price sparked large swings in asset prices.  However, many of the movements have been disproportionate in our view and we continue to prefer...

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