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A family business

since 1672

Our customers

share our values

Choosing who

you trust with your

banking is a very personal matter

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We are the United Kingdom's oldest, family 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

What you can expect from your Portfolio Manager
Understanding attitudes to risk
Our Approach to Lending
Our Approach to Behavioural Finance by James Hoare
A Guide to The Master Charitable Trust
Introduction to the bank

News & Events

  • istock.comAutumn Statement 201527th Nov 2015

    Rarely has an Autumn Statement seemed to generate so few headlines for the private client, but there were still a few interesting points to note...

  • istock.comGiving thanks for US consumption25th Nov 2015

    Across the pond, this working week ends with Black Friday, the term used to refer to the Friday after the Thanksgiving holiday when shops offer large discounts to tempt customers.

  • Oil industry (www.istockphoto.com)Oil stockpiles at record levels17th Nov 2015

    The supply of oil continues to outstrip demand as production in countries such as Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Russia remains at exceptionally high levels.  On Friday, the International Energy Agency (IEA) announced that global stockpiles have risen to almost three billion barr...

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