2020

CHC garden

We would like to thank all our customers for your warm response to our post about COVID-19 emergency-response funds.  An updated guide to the different funds and charities helping those worst affected by coronavirus has been compiled by Beacon Collaborative. It can be viewed here:...Read more

We are pleased to say that, in line with the gradual easing of lockdown restrictions, the Lowndes Street branch will be open for Cashier Services (Mon-Fri, 10am-3pm) as of 1st July 2020.  Social distancing and other necessary precautions will be observed for the protection of our customers and...Read more

Alexander Hoare

Our entire bank community has been affected in some way by the coronavirus or by the authorities’ handling of it.  The virus did not spare Tigger Hoare, a partner of the bank for nearly 50 years, who sadly died at the end of March.  Read more

May 2020

This Insight provides an update on the measures announced by the government to support individuals and businesses facing difficulty because of the COVID-19 pandemic.  We expect support measures will continue to evolve as time passes and recommend taking advice before making a claim.Read more

Tigger Hoare

The Fore, a seed funder for the non-profit sector, has dedicated its new RAFT (Rapid Action by The Fore and Trusts) Fund to the memory of Richard Q ‘Tigger’ Hoare, OBE, who died on 24th March 2020.  RAFT is making grants of up to £5000 to help well-managed charities and social enterprises...Read more