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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.

Skills

Bridging the skills gap to drive growth

A dramatic shortage of skilled staff is the biggest threat to UK businesses’ growth ambitions, both domestically and on the international stage, new Santander research reveals.

Cost Pressures

Cost pressures put recovery at risk

British businesses’ ability to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic and drive sustainable growth in domestic and international markets is under severe threat from rising costs, new Santander research suggests.

Bouncing back from the pandemic

Bouncing back from the pandemic

Our latest research shows that North America, Oceania and Greater China are the favoured regions for UK businesses seeking export opportunities beyond the European Union (EU).

How the Brexit deal is affecting international trade

How the Brexit deal is affecting international trade

Our latest research shows that North America, Oceania and Greater China are the favoured regions for UK businesses seeking export opportunities beyond the European Union (EU).

UK-India trade report

Ascent - Accelerating UK-India trade towards £50Bn

Our latest report on the fast-growing India-UK corridor, mapping opportunities that exist for UK companies in India.

United Arab Emirates - a guide to doing business

United Arab Emirates - a guide to doing business

Written by British Centres for Business, a key strategic partner to Santander UK Corporate & Commercial.

Automotive Industries – Opportunities in China

Automotive Industries – Opportunities in China

Santander has collaborated with China-Britain Business Council to discuss the automotive sector in China covering topics from market overview, opportunities and route-to-market.

Trade Barometer

British businesses look to new markets for export growth

Our latest research shows that North America, Oceania and Greater China are the favoured regions for UK businesses seeking export opportunities beyond the European Union (EU).

Building back better with digital

Building back better with digital

Our new research shows international trade is set to provide UK businesses with a route out of the difficulties they have faced over the past 12 months.