The future of banking is bright.
The future of banking is civilised.

CivilisedBank is a simple concept. It’s our idea of what a bank should be.

People and technology working together to help UK companies do business and people save money.

It’s time to make banking more civilised. And that starts with putting you first.

Business banking online and on your doorstep

With CivilisedBank, business banking happens where you do business. You’ll always speak to someone you know. They’ll serve your needs enabled by reliable, innovative technology.

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Personal savings,
online, working on your behalf

We are committed to making your savings work hard and our customer service excellent, responsive and helpful.

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CivilisedBank moments

From thoughts on what it means to be civilised to discussions about restoring trust in banking: watch points on our journey to making CivilisedBank happen.

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CivilisedBank - A Founder's Journey

How to promote a new bank when banks have a bad reputation

CivilisedBank's People Take the Bankers' Oath

What Makes a Bank Civilised: Q&A with CEO Gordon Dow

Our Head of Innovation Will Beeson on SME banking needs

“CivilisedBank, the new branchless digital bank with Local Bankers, has appointed Patrice McDonald as non-executive director and chair of its risk committee.”
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“We will bring back the best of banking: one-to-one relationship banking for business customers, enabled by the latest banking technology”
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“CivilisedBank will [...] will operate "through a network of local bankers backed by an innovative, yet tried-and-tested technology platform being deployed for the first time in the UK"”
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“'CivilisedBank', the new UK-wide business and retail bank, today announced that it has submitted to the regulators (the FCA and the PRA) its banking licence application.”
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The Bankers Oath

We’re the first in the UK to sign up to the Bankers’ Oath. It encapsulates the values we believe in and uphold. All our staff will abide by it.

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