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Alexander's Letters

Half-yearly reflections from Alexander Hoare, Partner & Director.

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29 Nov 2021
2 mins

Please note that, in line with government advice regarding the COVID-19 Omicron variant, face coverings will be mandatory for visitors to th ...

29 Nov 2021
3 mins

COVID-19 Spooks Markets Once Again

22 Nov 2021
4 mins

Inflation Surges Again

15 Nov 2021
1 mins

We are pleased to announce the appointment of India Gary-Martin as a non-executive director of the bank.

11 Nov 2021
2 mins

We are aware that some customers have been called by fraudsters who claim to be acting on behalf of a mobile network provider.

09 Nov 2021
1 mins

Golden Bottle Trust annual report 2019-20

08 Nov 2021
4 mins

On Hold, For Now

02 Nov 2021
2 mins

The bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Amy Rodwell as partner. Amy is the first member of the twelfth generation of the Hoare fa ...

27 Oct 2021
4 mins

Central Banks’ Time to Act

23 Jul 2021
3 mins

We present our 349th balance sheet below. During the past year deposits have been growing and the footings nearly passed the £6bn milestone ...

16 Jul 2021
2 mins

We are pleased to say that, in line with government guidance on lifting COVID-19 restrictions, we are returning to normal opening hours (9am ...

15 Jun 2021
2 mins

The bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Diana Brightmore-Armour as its Chief Executive Officer.

11 Jun 2021
2 mins

We are pleased to announce the launch this week of our new, environmentally friendly bank cards. This initiative supports the bank’s wider a ...

20 Apr 2021
4 mins

Hosted by Venetia Hoare, our online talk on 20 April was the perfect entertainment for a spring evening, as naturalist Richard Fortey transp ...

13 Apr 2021
3 mins

Our virtual talk on April 13 was the ideal forum for Andy Bates, executive director of the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), to share insights on ...

09 Apr 2021
3 mins

We are very pleased to say that, in line with government guidance on easing coronavirus restrictions, we will be welcoming customers back to ...

31 Mar 2021
2 mins

Nick Allott, in conversation with Audrey Hoare

30 Mar 2021
3 mins

(Virtual) Event with the Heritage of London Trust Our online talk on March 30, A New Light on London’s History, took us on a fascinating jo ...

23 Mar 2021
3 mins

The performances given by talented young actors, typically from a very deprived background, were the best possible testament to the work don ...

15 Mar 2021
3 mins

It was a great privilege to welcome Satish Kumar back to the bank on 15 March for his inspiring online talk, What can we learn from COVID-19 ...