- Day-to-day banking
Our day-to-day banking services cover everything you need to run your company finances, from accepting credit card payments to paying your bills.
At Santander, we understand that to expand your operation you need access to finance. Here you’ll find a range of options suited to short and long-term needs.
- International trade
We’re focused on bringing a fresh perspective to businesses with ambitions to grow beyond traditional markets.
Our extensive local networks and knowledge around the world means we’re ideally placed to support your international trade plans. Let us help you uncover the path to international success.
- Sectors expertise
Our sector specialists are here to help you prosper.
We understand the complexity and evolving needs of businesses in a wide range of industries. Our experts will work with you to help turn your aspirations into reality.
Santander Connect Help Centre
Our online help centre is always here when you need it.
Xero bank feed
Santander Corporate and Commercial have partnered with Xero – (provider of cloud based accounting services) to offer a direct bank feed for Santander Corporate and Commercial accounts.
This allows Santander Corporate and Commercial customers to seamlessly receive their statement information directly into your Xero accounting software.
This direct bank feed allows Santander to send your transaction information safely and securely to Xero accounting service – eliminating the need for you to import your bank statements and saving you time when reconciling your accounts.
Xero have also updated their payroll export formats to include Santander’s Standard and Bacs formats to offer seamless compatibility when importing payments into Santander Connect.
The bank feed is an encrypted connection directly between Santander and Xero. There is no 3rd party or additional service provider involved. Direct bank feeds provide a more secure and reliable service when compared with 3rd party services.
Any Santander Corporate and Commercial current, deposit, or foreign currency account product. Fixed rate deposit and credit card accounts are not supported at this time.
There are no fees for using this service. (Please note; Santander Connect and Xero subscription fees may apply)
To apply please speak to your Santander Relationship Director or call our Online Banking Help Desk on 0800 085 1580.
Once we have received your application it takes around 5-10 days to set up the bank feed. During this time Xero will confirm to you when your feed is due to go live or if there is a problem in setting up the direct bank feed for your account.
Santander Bacs format is call "Santander Connect Bacs Format" in Xeros payroll software
Santander Standard Format is called "Santander Connect Bulk Payment Format" in Xeros payroll software
Once set up, your transactions will appear in Xero every working day morning (Monday – Saturday) for as long as you wish to receive them.
To cancel, call our Online Banking Help Desk on 0800 085 1580.
For more information please see our factsheet below, speak to your Santander Relationship Director or call our Online Banking Help Desk on 0800 085 1580.