Switch to Santander

Switch to Santander

When your business is looking for a different bank, a better bank, then switch to Santander.

We believe in doing things differently and, like our customers, we value the importance of strong relationships.

This means we understand which services, financing options, trade solutions and international resources you need for fast, sustainable growth.

Our dedicated switching team and your Santander Relationship Director will make your switch to Santander quick and simple. Santander is a member of the Current Account Switch Service, and this means we can switch eligible current accounts within 7 working days*.


Let us help your business break through.

  • Knowledge - Meet British business legends face-to-face and soak up their expertise at exclusive events.
  • International - Tools and solutions to help you find and connect with business opportunities overseas.
  • Talent - Find and keep the best talent, including access to 2,000 subsidised graduate interns.
  • Finance - A unique funding solution to fuel your growth ambitions.

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Let us help your business Breakthrough

* If your business is an SME with an annual turnover and/or balance sheet total that does not exceed £6.5 million and employs fewer than 50 people, or is a small charity with an annual income of less than £6.5 million or a small trust with a net asset value of less than £6.5 million – your account will be switched within 7 days – guaranteed.

Lending is subject to status.

You need to be an online banking customer of Santander Corporate & Commercial to gain full access to the Trade Portal and Trade Club. Santander Trade Portal is provided and managed by Export Entreprises S.A. Santander provides access to its client companies but is totally unrelated to the database contents, which are the responsibility of Export Entreprises S.A.

Taking part in Breakthrough does not guarantee access to all elements, as each programme is tailored to meet the individual requirements of the business. To find out more, register your interest, and to see if you are eligible, visit the Breakthrough website.

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Why your business should make the switch

International Expertise

International expertise

  • With more branches and commercial clients across the globe than any other international bank, you’ll benefit from our expertise in helping businesses trade internationally.
  • Identify and analyse international markets with our unique Trade Portal
  • Connect with businesses across the world by joining the Trade Club
  • Attend International Trade Missions
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Award-winning accounts

  • You'll be with a bank that's committed to supporting British businesses
  • We've been awarded Best Business Current Account Provider, by Business Moneyfacts, for an unprecedented 15 years running

We’ll work with you to find the services and funding you need to grow your business the way you want.

You'll get a dedicated Relationship Director, with local knowledge and an understanding of your market.

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