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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.

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Overcoming supply chain challenges

Disruption in global supply chains and rising logistics costs are threatening UK businesses’ ability to grow in domestic and international markets, new Santander research suggests.

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Driving growth with digital trade

Businesses are embracing digital transformation in a bid to overcome the challenges they face when trading internationally, new research from Santander suggests.

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Global Britain targets the world

Businesses in the UK are determined to embrace the idea of ‘Global Britain’, seeking new opportunities for trade all around the world, new research from Santander suggests.

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Preparing for the international trade challenge

Santander has been publishing its Trade Barometer research for five years, charting the challenges and opportunities for British businesses selling on the world stage.

Forest

Thriving on fostering a better tomorrow

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, sustainability has become more important than ever as British and global businesses look to rebuild and recover.

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).

Trade Barometer

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.