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Europe

When you’re looking for ways to streamline operations and achieve growth in your business, you need time to focus on key decisions. That’s why our new platform provides quick, consistent support for your European banking – speeding up your day-to-day, so you can spend your time on the bigger picture.

We support the European needs of global corporates with:

  • A cutting-edge, unified banking platform across Europe 
  • Harmonised transaction and reporting formats 
  • Unified pricing and servicing models across Europe 
  • Support across standard and regional electronic channels.

Connecting you to the best of Barclays

Cash management

We offer full support for centralised and decentralised treasury, as well as shared service centre models, providing ‘on behalf’ solutions, centralised SEPA collections capability in hub locations, local collection capabilities, and a range of liquidity solutions – with cash concentration structures across Western Europe.

FX

From balance-sheet analysis to hedging solutions, we can help you assess and address foreign exchange (FX) and rates risks across your business. We have a full range of transactional FX solutions, available through multiple channels.

Trade

With an international network of local trade specialists, we can help you to execute and expand your trading activities with confidence. We can help you mitigate risks, ensure payment security and maximise your working capital.

Financing

Discover flexible, expert financing solutions built around your business. With our specialist structuring expertise, alongside our extensive knowledge of the local market, we are well placed to offer a range of debt financing solutions to support your business.

Connecting you to seamless digital experiences

Digital onboarding

If you’re thinking of opening an account, our online application tool can take away the pain and the paperwork of setting up bank accounts.

Online banking, on the go

Get global access to all your Barclays Corporate Banking activities from a single sign-in point with Barclays iPortal, available via your desktop and mobile app. Search ‘Barclays iPortal’ for more information.

Digital FX solutions

BARX Corporate provides the complete self-service FX trading solution for your business, delivering real-time trading in spot, forward and swap transactions across 60 currencies. BARX NetFX provides automated FX risk management, giving you greater control over spreads, cashflow and costs.

Global trade

Reduce your trade administration with Barclays Global Trade Portal, enabling you to manage documentation, like letters of credit, online in real time.

Connecting you to the right people

Your Relationship Director

Your senior point of contact with detailed knowledge of your business and the authority to get things done. Our relationship teams are on-the-ground in your location, and work closely with our global experts and product and industry specialists to simplify your cross-border operations.

Product and industry specialists

Your Relationship Director can connect you to our extensive knowledge of developments and trends, across a variety of industry sectors. Our teams can support with Financial Services expertise, from FinTech and Insurance, to Private Equity and Asset Management.

Investment Bank

Our Investment Bank specialists offer comprehensive financial advisory, capital raising, financing and risk management services to corporations, governments and financial institutions worldwide.

Barclaycard

We offer a comprehensive range of card solutions for your business. We can help you make the sale, with platforms for promotion and consumer finance. We’ll give you the technology to take payments quickly and reliably and help you manage your own company’s payments, so you always feel in control.

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International Insights

Topical insights and practical solutions for trading internationally.

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Insights from the Financial Institutions Group

In our latest update from the Financial Institutions Group, our industry experts are looking at the changing market, and how new technology and regulation is impacting the market at pace.

Our European platform is currently set up to support you across Ireland, France, Germany, Spain and Portugal – and we are targeting going live in Belgium, Luxembourg and The Netherlands later this year and in Italy and Switzerland from 2020. The timelines for country roll out are yet to be confirmed and are subject to internal governance and external approvals.

Important information and documents

  • Belgium Belgium

    Our new European digital proposition is set to launch in Belgium by the fourth quarter of 2019. We plan to have a dedicated team of Relationship Directors who will offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We will be able to support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    The timelines for country roll out are yet to be confirmed and are subject to internal governance and external approvals.

  • France France

    Our dedicated Relationship Directors offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We can support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    We have an extensive suite of products and services and our new European digital proposition is now available to all clients in France.

    Banking Services Tariff Guide PDF 783KB

    Guide des Conditions Tarifaires PDF 785KB

    Barclays Guide to Overseas Delivery Charges PDF 278KB

    Guide des frais de transferts internationaux PDF 279KB

    France processing guide (English) PDF 159KB

    Guide des Procédures de Traitement PDF 163KB

  • Germany Germany

    Our dedicated Relationship Directors offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We can support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    We have an extensive suite of products and services and our new European digital proposition is now available to all clients in Germany.

  • Ireland Ireland

    Our dedicated Relationship Directors offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We can support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    We have an extensive suite of products and services and our new European digital proposition is now available to all clients in the Republic of Ireland.

  • Italy Italy

    Our dedicated Relationship Directors offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We can support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    We already have an extensive suite of products and services available and our new European digital proposition is set to launch in Italy in 2020.

    The timelines for country roll out are yet to be confirmed and are subject to internal governance.

  • Luxembourg Luxembourg

    Our new European digital proposition is set to launch in Luxembourg by the third quarter of 2019. We plan to have a dedicated team of Relationship Directors who will offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We will be able to support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    The timelines for country roll out are yet to be confirmed and are subject to internal governance and external approvals.

  • Netherlands Netherlands

    Our dedicated Relationship Directors offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We can support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    We have an extensive suite of products and services and our new European digital proposition is set to launch in The Netherlands by the end of 2019.

    The timelines for country roll out are yet to be confirmed and are subject to internal governance and external approvals.

  • Portugal Portugal

    Our dedicated Relationship Directors offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We can support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    We have an extensive suite of products and services and our new European digital proposition is now available to all clients in Portugal.

    Folheto de Comissões e Despesas PDF 405KB

    Folheto de Taxas de Juro PDF 132KB

    Guia dos Encargos Cobrados em Transf Emitidas para o Estrangeiro PDF 281KB

    Barclays Banking Services Tariff guide PDF 768KB

    Portugal processing guide (English) PDF 159KB

    Portugal processing guide (Portuguese) PDF 162KB

  • Spain Spain

    Our dedicated Relationship Directors offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We can support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    We have an extensive suite of products and services and our new European digital proposition is now available to all clients in Spain.

    Banking Services Tariff Guide PDF 532KB

    Tarifa de servicios bancarios PDF 528KB

    Barclays Guide to Overseas Delivery Charges PDF 278KB

    Guía sobre imputación de gastos por transferencias internacionales PDF 284KB

    Spain processing guide (English) PDF 159KB

    Spain processing guide (Spanish) PDF 166KB

     

  • Switzerland Switzerland

    Our new European digital proposition is set to launch in Switzerland in 2020. We plan to have a dedicated team of Relationship Directors who will offer both regional, and industry knowledge, as well as an understanding of the challenges faced by large International Corporates, Financial Institutions and Non-Bank Financial Institutions. We will be able to support you in realising your opportunities and achieving your growth ambitions, whether domestically or internationally.

    The timelines for country roll out are yet to be confirmed and are subject to internal governance and external approvals.