Specialist Banking (SB) was launched in 2017 by Medianett – a trailblazing publisher within the specialist financial services market – in response to the emergence of specialist and challenger banks in the UK and the lack of awareness around their products and how they compare with the high street banks.
Read and supported by the most influential names in the specialist banking market, SB is the go-to publication for breaking news, exclusive interviews, case studies, product updates and authoritative features that our broker readership returns to again and again.
SB reports on the entire specialist banking market in the UK, as well as educating its readers on other challenger banking developments across the world.
SB publishes daily news, breaking news alerts and regular weekly newsletters to keep its readers up to date with the latest banking products aimed at small businesses.
Customers choose banks based on security over rates
Banking customers are placing a greater importance on security rather than savings rates, new resear...
FOS reveals rise in internet and phone banking complaints
The number of complaints received by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) regarding internet/phone...
60% believe capital requirements increase will prevent new bank entrants
The new capital requirements will make competition with the large banks more difficult, one challeng...
Wesleyan Bank to provide additional £50m to SMEs
Wesleyan Bank has announced a new asset finance funding programme to help SMEs to grow and compete a...
FCA to consult on new rules for current account providers
The FCA has announced proposals to help customers make effective comparisons on the service levels o...
Lloyds Bank removes arrangement fees for small business customers
Lloyds Bank has announced the removal of term lending arrangement fees for small businesses...
Charter Savings Bank increases rate on one-year fixed cash Isa
Charter Savings Bank has increased rates on its one-year, fixed-rate cash Isa by 0.05% to 1.21% AER...
PCF Bank launches
PCF Bank has announced that it has received notification from the PRA and FCA that its regulatory re...
UTB provides £140,000 loan for overdue tax bill
When United Trust Bank (UTB) was approached by one of its key broker partners to assist a firm of so...