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Challenger Bank North Announces Head of Savings as it Gears Up for Full Launch

Bank North, a challenger bank that is digital-first with a unique strategy with physical operations, has hired Louise Halliwell as Head of Savings. Bank North recently completed a Series A funding round after receiving a Banking License (AWR (Authorised with Restrictions)) approved by the Financial Conduct… Read More

Bank North Looks to Raise £1 Million on GrowthFunders

Bank North, previously operating as B-North, is looking to raise £1 million in growth capital on GrowthFunders. UK-based Bank North was granted a banking license (Authorised with Restrictions or ‘AWR’) by the UK’s Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) this past August. Around the same time, the… Read More

Bank North Prepares to Offer SME Lending with New Hires

Bank North, a challenger bank that recently received its banking license, has added to its executive team as it prepares to offer SME lending starting a regional market estimated to be around £150 billion. Bank North received its banking license in August. It has previously… Read More

Validis, an Open Accounting Data Analytics Provider, Partners with Bank North, an SME focused Digital Bank

Validis, the provider of open accounting data analytics, reveals that it has teamed up with Bank North, the recently accredited SME-focused virtual bank. Having acquired a UK banking permit (Authorization with Restrictions), Bank North is prepared to launch its first lending pod in Manchester this… Read More

Following Bank License Approval, Bank North Adds New Board Members

Last month, Bank North received authorization with restrictions (AWR) from the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) to operate as a bank. The Manchester-based bank is developing an SME lending bank for the United Kingdom and expects to launch operations in October. Bank North said it will… Read More

Bank North Receives Banking License, Expects to Commence Lending in October

Previously doing business as B-North, Bank North has been granted a banking license (Authorised with Restrictions or ‘AWR’) by the UK’s Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA). Bank North reports that it has also closed a successful Series A funding round, raising money from LHV Group, LHV… Read More

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