Bank of Scotland



Lloyds Bank resumes dividend despite 72% drop in profits

Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group has resumed dividend payments despite reporting a 72% drop in profits.

Published 24 February 2021

Bank of Scotland provides £40m finance package for North Star Shipping

North Star Shipping, Britain’s largest offshore emergency response and rescue vessel (ERRV) operator, has secured a new £40 million finance package from Bank of Scotland as it pursues growth in its North Sea operations.

Published 12 February 2021

CMA writes to Lloyds Banking Group over breaches of the PPI Investigation Order

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has written to Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group over its breaches of the Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) Market Investigation Order 2011 which the CMA were notified about in September last year.

Published 4 February 2021

Bank of Scotland: First time buyers 'bounced back' in second half of 2020

First-time buyer transactions bounced back strongly in the second half of 2020, up 69% from 89,6000 in H1 to 16,226 in H2 once the housing market reopened, according to the latest figures released by Bank of Scotland.

Published 3 February 2021

Bank of Scotland introduces new mortgage deal for borrowers with low deposits

Lloyds Banking Group, which owns Halifax and Bank of Scotland, has introduced new home-mover house purchase mortgages for borrowers with deposits as low as 10%.

Published 29 January 2021

Bank of Scotland: Business confidence drops in Scotland as lockdown restrictions continue

Business confidence in Scotland fell 23 points during January to -32%, according to the latest Business Barometer from Bank of Scotland Commercial Banking.

Published 29 January 2021

Lloyds reveals plans to boost Scotland's fintech workforce

Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group has unveiled the next stage of its plan to boost Scotland’s fintech workforce in the fastest-growing digital economy outside London.

Published 13 January 2021

Bank of Scotland: Scottish SMEs remain committed to sustainability despite COVID-19

The majority of Scottish SMEs remain focused on improving their environmental sustainability despite COVID19, according to Bank of Scotland’s Commercial Banking’s Business Barometer.

Published 6 January 2021

Direct Soccer secures six-figure funding package from Bank of Scotland

Direct Soccer, a Dundee-based sports kit and equipment retailer, has built a state-of-the-art automated warehouse as part of ambitious growth plans, thanks to a six-figure funding package from Bank of Scotland.

Published 16 December 2020

Schuh secures £19m funding from Lloyds

Shoe retailer Schuh has secured a £19 million finance facility with Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group.

Published 16 December 2020

Work begins on homes following £6m Bank of Scotland funding boost

A Scottish housebuilder is transforming a former Edinburgh industrial site into 77 new homes, thanks to a £5.8 million funding package from Bank of Scotland.

Published 7 December 2020

Lloyds reintroduces 10% mortgages

Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group has announced that it is reintroducing 10% deposit mortgage deals after COVID-19 crisis saw banks and building societies cut such deals from their offerings.

Published 4 December 2020

Scottish business confidence falls but vaccine offers new hope, Bank of Scotland finds

Business confidence in Scotland fell 10 points during November to -38%, however, the prospect of a COVID-19 vaccine offers hope, according to the latest Business Barometer from Bank of Scotland Commercial Banking.

Published 1 December 2020

Lloyds launches new cashback initiative with local retailers

Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group has joined forces with 500 UK retailers to offer cashback services in communities where cash availability is low.

Published 1 December 2020

Charlie Nunn appointed as chief executive of Lloyds Bank

Bank of Scotland owner Lloyds Banking Group has appointed Charlie Nunn as its new group chief executive officer and executive director.

Published 30 November 2020