Business Services


Useful services and tools to get your business going

Add your signposting title here… Helping you take the next step

Business Growth Enablers

Women in business

Financial Health Check

Be A FreeAgent

FreeAgent is a free cloud based business account software, integrated with your bank account. More than 50,000 small businesses and freelancers use FreeAgents software to manage and maintain their business accounts.

Service is currently free to NatWest customers. To qualify you need to share your FreeAgent information with us. Read more and give your permission on the sign up page.

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sector specialists
Add your signposting title here… Expertise by sector

With over 400 years experience, we have specific sector knowledge to support your business. We know that sometimes you’re so focused on your business it can be difficult to keep an eye on the broader market factors affecting your success. Our role is to understand these wider issues and share what you need to know to achieve your ambitions. 

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Support we offer

Entrepreneurial Spark

Up and coming entrepreneurs have the chance to apply for free access to accelerator hubs across the UK where we support you to develop your business. 

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Business Matters

We're here to help you through your business journey with interesting articles and helpful tips on starting, growing and managing your business.

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Business Plans

A robust business plan can set your business up for success and help you arrange funding. Use our six-step guide to help you cover all areas.  

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Starting up a new business always carries a risk, but a franchise could reduce it. That’s because you’re using the proven business system of your franchisor. 

Things to consider


Our specialist broker team are highly experienced so when we assess a deal we will always look to understand the underlying strategy of the business.

How to get involved

Social & Community Capital

With our strong heritage of supporting community-based businesses, we’re here to support your community business, charities and social enterprises.

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Add your signposting title here… Ways to bank with us

Online Banking

Mobile Banking

Keep track of your finances

Business Banking

Manage your business accounts securely online with a range of online banking services.

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Business Alerts

Our free Business Alerts service informs you by text or email about your business account activity. 

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