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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

Investment Strategy
Our Approach to Lending
A Guide to The Master Charitable Trust
Annamaria Koerling - Managing your Wealth
Our Approach to Behavioural Finance by James Hoare
Introduction to the bank

News & Events

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    The US economy looks stronger, with major indicators at levels not seen since the beginning of 2008’s financial crisis.  The US consumer is seeing their real income increase, although interest rates are expected to continue at their extraordinary low levels for the near t...

  • Signposts (istockphoto.com)Quarterly Investment Strategy2nd Oct 2015

    The China-led equity market fall and approach of possible interest rate rises in the US and the UK...

  • Growing business chart with dollar sign (istockphoto.com)Dealing with Rising Interest Rates16th Sep 2015

    The US Federal Reserve (Fed) is due to make its eagerly anticipated decision on interest rates this week – it will be the first time since interest rates were cut to almost zero that there is a reasonable chance of an increase.  The Fed is also due to provide an update on...

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