UK Coverage

Barclays is a British bank dedicated to backing the UK – and we’ve been doing so for over 300 years. We’re committed to offering on-the-ground support to businesses in every region – understanding the challenges and opportunities you face to help your business grow and move forward.

With you, where you need us

With experienced teams providing deep local knowledge and connections, we offer day-to-day support and banking wherever you need us in the UK and internationally.

Our dynamic regional teams live and work locally but will also connect you to the expertise and strength of the whole Barclays group, including the Investment Bank, Private Bank and Overseas Services, Retail Banking and Barclaycard. Our Relationship Directors are aligned to support specific industries and have been working with UK and multinational businesses for many years and provide an in-depth understanding of your needs.

As one of our clients, you have access to regular sector reports, as well as the opportunity to develop relationships with key professional bodies and groups, such as the local CBI and Institute of Directors in the UK. We also hold regular networking events to provide industry insight and new business connections.

Your business, your Barclays team

Whether your business is concentrated on the UK or looking to grow its international presence, our locally-focused professionals are on hand to help support your plans and broaden your opportunities.

Client Experience

Leadership Team

Meet the experienced professionals leading Barclays Corporate Banking worldwide.

Your regional specialist partner

Find out how our regional knowledge and relationship-focused approach are helping our clients across the UK achieve their goals.

Client Story


When the world's longest running commercial hovercraft service wanted to update its fleet, Barclays was on hand to take a truly holistic view of its business.

Client Story

Celtic Manor

Transforming a derelict manor in South Wales to one of the UK’s most prestigious and extensive leisure developments required a very close banking partnership.

Client Story

JCB Global

During a partnership of more than 70 years, Barclays has helped construction equipment maker JCB expand into new markets and finance continuous product innovation.

Insight for UK business

Read our latest news and analysis into the trends, innovations, political and economic factors shaping opportunities for business across the UK and Ireland.


Current Trends

The latest research and expert analysis, including Brexit insight, from Barclays Corporate Banking.



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Get in touch

To discuss your business requirements and how Barclays can support you, contact us today.