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21st Dec 2021

Highlights of 2021 - Santander Corporate & Commercial Banking

2021 has been another challenging year for our clients, colleagues, and communities, but working together we've achieved so much.

4th Aug 2022

Bank of England base rate change August 2022

On Thursday 4 August 2022 the Bank of England base rate increased from 1.25% to 1.75%. As a result of this, we’re reviewing our interest rates.

18th May 2021

Pandemic impacts felt across the British economy

Our new research highlights how the COVID-19 pandemic has had very different impacts on individual parts of the UK economy.

finance review

Financial Market Review – March 2022

The geopolitical crisis in Ukraine has seen increased volatility in all asset classes, with investors seeking ways to diversify and protect their portfolios.

Case study

How chemicals companies will confront the green challenge

The chemicals sector will play a key role in the Government's new Green Plan as we work towards the net zero emissions target.

Case study

Preparing for Brexit transition with or without a deal

The Chemical Industries Association (CIA) is urging chemicals sector companies to put contingency plans in place to make sure they'll be able to continue operating even if the UK and the European Union (EU) are unable to reach a post-Brexit free trade agreement.

Case study

Help and advice for chemicals businesses

The complexities of customs arrangements can be challenging -- particularly in the chemicals sector, which depends on numerous imports and exports as products are manufacturers and during their subsequent lifecycle.

Chemicals

Planning for life after the EU

As well as coping with the impacts of the coronavirus crisis, the UK's chemical businesses are also having to plan ahead for arrangements once the transition agreement comes to an end following the UK's departure from the European Union (EU) in January.

Chemicals

Chemicals: deal with the crisis, but keep an eye on the future

This is the latest weekly update from Santander's chemicals team on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting our clients and the sector as a whole.

Chemicals sector primed to support testing programme

Chemicals sector primed to support testing programme

This is the latest weekly update from Santander's chemicals team on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting our clients and the sector as a whole.

Chemicals

Chemicals plays its part in combating Covid-19

This is the first weekly update from our chemicals team on how the Covid-19 pandemic is affecting our clients and the sector as a whole.