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Home > Statistics > Institutions included in the United Kingdom banking sector

Institutions included in the United Kingdom banking sector

The following list details all banks and building societies who have permission to accept deposits in the UK. The list is broken down by nationality of the institutions and is updated on the day of the Bankstats publication. This list relates to those Bankstats tables where nationality breakdowns are provided. Until 31st March 2013 this list was sourced from information provided by the Financial Services Authority (FSA), who previously published an alternative list, showing banks by type. From 1st April 2013 the list is provided by the Prudential Regulation Authority. To access this list, please follow the link provided within related links on the right hand side of this page. 

For changes previously made please see the relevant years below:

2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 |


Last updated 31 July 2017



Adam & Company Plc
Airdrie Savings Bank
Alliance Trust Savings Ltd
Arbuthnot Latham & Co Ltd
Aldermore Bank Plc
Al Rayan Bank Plc
Atom Bank Plc
Bank and Clients Ltd
Bank of Scotland Plc
Barclays Bank Plc
Barclays Bank UK Plc
Bath Investment & Building Society
Beverley Building Society
BIRA Bank Ltd
Buckinghamshire Building Society
CAF Bank Ltd
Cambridge Building Society
Cambridge & Counties Bank Ltd
The Charity Bank Ltd
Charter Court Financial Services
C Hoare & Co
The Chorley & District Building Society
City of Derry Building Society
Civilised Investment Limited
Clearbank Ltd
Close Brothers Ltd
Clydesdale Bank Plc

The Co-operative Bank Plc
Coutts & Co
Coventry Building Society
Crown Agents Bank Ltd
Cumberland Building Society
Darlington Building Society
Dudley Building Society
Dunfermline BSSP
Dunfermline Building Society
Earl Shilton Building Society
Ecology Building Society
First Global Trust Bank Plc
Furness Building Society
Hampden & Co Plc
Hanley Economic Building Society
Harpenden Building Society
Hinckley & Rugby Building Society
Holmesdale Building Society
HSBC Bank Plc
HSBC Private Bank (UK) Ltd
HSBC Trust Company (UK) Ltd
Hampshire Trust Bank Plc
Harrods Bank Ltd
The Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd
Investec Bank Plc
Ipswich Building Society
Julian Hodge Bank Limited
Kingdom Bank Ltd
Leeds Building Society
Leek Building Society
Lloyds Bank Plc
Lloyds Bank Private Banking Ltd
Loughborough Building Society
Manchester Building Society
The Mansfield Building Society
Market Harborough Building Society
Marks and Spencer Financial Services Plc
Marsden Building Society
Masthaven Bank Ltd
Melton Mowbray Building Society
Methodist Chapel Aid Ltd
Metro Bank Plc
Monmouthshire Building Society
Monzo Bank Ltd
National Counties Building Society
National Westminster Bank Plc
Nationwide Building Society
Nedbank Private Wealth Ltd
Newbury Building Society
Nottingham Building Society
OakNorth Bank Ltd
OneSavings Bank Plc
Paragon Bank Plc
PCF Bank Limited
Penrith Building Society
Principality Building Society
Progressive Building Society
Rathbone Investment Management Ltd
Redwood Bank Ltd
Reliance Bank Ltd

The Royal Bank of Scotland Plc
The Royal Bank of Scotland NV
Saffron Building Society
Sainsbury’s Bank Plc
Schroder & Co Ltd
Scottish Building Society
Scottish Widows Bank Plc
Secure Trust Bank Plc
Shawbrook Bank Ltd
Skipton Building Society
Smith & Williamson Investment Services Ltd
Southsea Mortgage & Investment Co Ltd
The Stafford Railway Building Society
Standard Chartered Bank
Starling Bank Ltd
Swansea Building Society
Tesco Personal Finance
Teachers' Building Society
Tipton and Coseley Building Society
Ulster Bank Ltd
Ulster Bank Ireland Designated Activity Company
United Trust Bank Ltd
Unity Trust Bank Plc
Vanquis Bank Ltd
Vernon Building Society
Virgin Money Plc
Weatherbys Bank Ltd
Wesleyan Bank Ltd
West Bromwich Building Society
Yorkshire Building Society

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Abbey National Treasury Services Plc
AIB Group (UK) Plc
Allfunds Bank SA
Allied Irish Banks Plc
Alpha Bank London Ltd
Alpha Bank AE
BNP Paribas
BNP Paribas Securities Services
Banca IMI Spa
Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena SpA
Banco Bilbao-Vizcaya Argentaria SA
Banco Bradesco Europa S.A.
Banco de Sabadell
Banco Santander, S.A
Banco Santander Totta SA
Bank of Cyprus UK Ltd
Bank of Ireland (UK) Plc
Banque Havilland S.A.
Banque Transatlantique SA
Bayerische Landesbank
Brown Shipley & Co Ltd
Byblos Bank Europe SA
Caceis Bank
Caixabank SA
Caixa Geral de Depósitos SA
Cater Allen Ltd
Cecabank SA
Commerzbank AG
Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank
Crédit Agricole SA
Crédit Industriel et Commercial
Cyprus Popular Bank Public Co Ltd
DB UK Bank Ltd
DZ BANK, Deutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank
Danske Bank A/S
Deutsche Bank AG
Deutsche Hypothekenkbank AG 
Deutsche Pfandbriefbank AG
Dexia Credit Local SA
Erste Group Bank AG
Eurobank Private Bank Luxembourg SA London
Elavon Financial Services Designated Company
The Governor and Company of the Bank of Ireland
Ikano Bank AB (publ)
Intesa Sanpaolo SpA
Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking SpA 
Kas Bank NV
Kleinwort Benson Bank Ltd 
Landesbank Baden-Württemburg
Landesbank Berlin Girozentrale
Landesbank Hessen - Thüringen Girozentrale
Lombard Odier (Europe) S.A.
National Bank of Greece SA
Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale
Nordea Bank AB (publ)
Northern Bank Ltd
Novo Banco S.A.
Pictet & Cie (Europe) S.A.
Pilatus Bank Plc
Piraeus Bank SA
Portigon AG
R Raphael & Sons Plc
Rabobank International (
Cooperatieve Rabobank U.A)
RBC Investor Services Bank SA
RCI Banque 
Santander UK Plc
SG Kleinwort Hambros Bank Ltd
Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ)
Société Générale
Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ)
Talos Securities Ltd
Triodos Bank NV
TSB Bank Plc
Turkish Bank (UK) Ltd
UniCredit Bank AG
UniCredit S.p.A
Volkswagen Bank GmbH
Western Union International Bank GmbH

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch International Ltd
Bank of America NA
The Bank of New York Mellon
The Bank of New York Mellon SA/ NV
The Bank of New York Mellon (International) Ltd
Citibank NA 
Citibank Europe Plc
FCE Bank Plc
Goldman Sachs Bank USA
Goldman Sachs International Bank
Merrill Lynch International Bank Designated Activity Company
JP Morgan Chase Bank
JP Morgan Europe Ltd
JP Morgan International Bank Ltd
JP Morgan Securities Plc
Morgan Stanley Bank International Ltd
The Northern Trust Company
Northern Trust Global Services Ltd
Silicon Valley Bank
State Street Bank International GmbH
State Street Bank and Trust Company

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The Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd
The Chiba Bank Ltd
Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation
Mizuho Bank Ltd
Mizuho International Plc
Nomura Bank International Plc
The Norinchukin Bank
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe Ltd
The Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank Ltd
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ANZ Bank (Europe) Ltd
Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd
Bank of Montreal
Bank Insinger de Beaufort NV
Bank J Safra Sarasin (Gibraltar) Ltd
The Bank of Nova Scotia
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
CIBC World Markets Plc
Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Credit Suisse AG
Credit Suisse International
Credit Suisse (UK) Ltd
EFG Private Bank Ltd
FirstRand Bank Ltd
Habib Bank AG Zurich 
Habib Bank Zurich UK Plc
Habibsons Bank Ltd
Industrial Bank of Korea
Kexim Bank (UK) Ltd
Kookmin Bank International Ltd
The Korea Development Bank - London Branch
Korea Exchange Bank
Macquarie Bank Ltd
Nacional Financiera SNC
National Australia Bank Ltd
National Bank of Canada
Nedbank Ltd
RBC Investor Services Trust
RBC Europe Ltd
Royal Bank of Canada
Scotiabank Europe Plc
Shinhan Bank
ICBC Standard Bank Plc
TC Ziraat Bankasi AS
The Toronto-Dominion Bank Ltd
TD Bank Europe Ltd
TD Bank NV
Turkiye Is Bankasi AS
Union Bancaire Privée UBP SA
Westpac Banking Corporation
Westpac Europe Ltd
Woori Bank
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Axis Bank UK Ltd
ABC International Bank Plc
The Access Bank (UK) Ltd
Agricultural Bank of China (UK) Ltd
Ahli United Bank (UK) Plc
Arab Banking Corporation (B.S.C)
Arab National Bank
Banco do Brasil SA
Bangkok Bank Public Company Ltd
Bank Leumi (UK) Plc
Bank Mandiri (Europe) Ltd
Bank of Baroda
Bank of Beirut (UK) Ltd
Bank of Ceylon (UK) Ltd
Bank of China
Bank of China (UK) Ltd
Bank of Communications Co. Ltd
Bank of East Asia Ltd
Bank of India
Bank of London and Middle East Plc
Bank of Philippine Islands (Europe) Plc
Bank of Taiwan Ltd
Bank Saderat Plc
Bank Sepah International Plc
Banque Chaabi Du Maroc
BFC Bank Ltd
BMCE Bank International Plc
British Arab Commercial Bank Plc
CIMB Bank Berhad
Canara Bank
Chang Hwa Commercial Bank Ltd
China Construction Bank (London) Ltd
China Construction Bank Corporation London Branch
China Merchants Bank Co. Ltd
DBS Bank Ltd
Diamond Bank (UK) Plc
Duncan Lawrie Ltd
Emirates Bank International PJSC
Europe Arab Bank Plc
FBN Bank (UK) Ltd
FCMB Bank (UK) Ltd
First Commercial Bank
Gatehouse Bank Plc
Ghana International Bank Plc
Guaranty Trust Bank (UK) Ltd
Gulf International Bank BSC
Gulf International Bank (UK) Ltd
Habib Bank Ltd
Havin Bank Ltd
Hua Nan Commercial Bank Ltd
ICBC (London) Ltd
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd
Itau BBA International Plc
Jordan International Bank Plc
Macquarie Bank International Ltd
Malayan Banking Berhad
Mashreqbank PSC
Mega International Commercial Bank Co. Ltd
Melli Bank Plc
Mirabaud and Cie (Europe) S.A
Mizrahi Tefahot Bank Ltd
National Bank of Abu Dhabi
National Bank of Egypt (UK) Ltd
National Bank of Kuwait (International) Plc
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Ltd
Persia International Bank Plc
Philippine National Bank (Europe) Plc
PT Bank Negara Indonesia (Persero) Tbk
Punjab National Bank (International) Ltd
Qatar National Bank SAQ
QIB (UK) Plc
Riyad Bank
Samba Financial Group
Shanghai Commercial Bank Ltd
Sonali Bank (UK) Ltd
State Bank of India
Syndicate Bank
Union Bank of India (UK) Ltd
Union Bank UK Plc
United National Bank Ltd
United Overseas Bank Ltd
VTB Capital Plc
Wyelands Bank Plc
Zenith Bank (UK) Ltd
Source: PRA
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