News articles21st Dec 2021AnnouncementsHighlights 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. Read more 4th Aug 2022AnnouncementsBank 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. Read more 18th May 2021Trade BarometerPandemic 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. Read more Filter news articles by 0 filters selectedClear all filtersTopics Narrow your search hereShow all topics (159)International (49)Trade Barometer (31)Growth (21)Coronavirus (15)Brexit (14)Announcements (13)Export (5)(-)Flexible finance (3)Sustainability (3)Supply chain (2)Acquisition (1)Business support (1)Connectivity (1)SectorsLocations Flexible financeManaging currency volatility to boost profitabilityOn 16 September, Santander's specialists were joined by Retail Economics CEO, Richard Lim, in a webinar to discuss how to manage currency risk in the run-up to the end of the year. Flexible financeThe need for financial headroomManagers should sense-test their business plans and financial projections to ensure they have the financial headroom that will enable them to cope with unexpected events. Flexible financeThe importance of credit controlEffective credit control is key to sustaining a fast-growth business, but can also be hugely time-consuming. Find out how to strike a balance between maintaining a healthy cashflow without it eating up all your time.