Empowering businesses from within

Business Finance

By taking the time to understand the unique characteristics of your business, we can provide the most appropriate support – whether that’s finance your business needs to evolve and expand, or simply to run more efficiently.

Working with your business

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Working capital

Maintaining sufficient financial headroom is critical in ensuring that your business is resilient and capable of dealing with whatever the future might hold. We provide a range of solutions to help you manage your working capital, using either your assets or cashflow as security.

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Event financing

Acquisitions, management buy-outs, employee ownership transitions, re-structuring, investing for growth. These are pivotal events for any business, and almost always dependent on access to funding.

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Assets & equipment

Funding to support investments in assets and equipment. Whether it’s leasing or purchasing capital equipment or machinery, or funding significant investment in soft assets or intangible costs associated to CAPEX.

Business Lending

When you need to protect your cash flow or fund a major investment, our range of lending products could help you create the financial headroom required. 

  • Solutions that provide working capital to help build resilience in your business
  • Finance to support major business milestones including acquisitions, ownership transitions, growth or re-structures
  • Funding to support the acquisition of assets and equipment to keep your business moving forwards
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Specialist Lenders

Funding solutions for specialist UK lenders operating in both business and consumer markets, across a variety of asset classes. 

  • Wholesale Revolving Credit facilities secured against a portfolio of receivables
  • Block Discounting facilities to help capitalise the value of your existing contracts
  • Platform Lending enables lenders to originate and service their loans whilst securing 100% of the loan value up front
  • Fund Finance providing private equity investors flexible draw-downs secured against either the uncalled capital of the fund’s investors, or the value of the fund’s assets
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Private Equity

A full lifecycle funding partner supporting private equity investors in fast growth, UK mid-market SMEs with debt solutions for their portfolio businesses.

  • Venture Debt to support pre-profit, Venture Capital backed fast growth businesses to accelerate rapidly between funding rounds
  • Recurring Revenue Finance to help accelerate growth for portfolio businesses with subscription or recurring revenue models
  • Unitranche facilities that offer a single lender, streamlined leverage funding solution or Financial Sponsors investing in UK SMEs
  • Corporate Lending options where we work with wide range of Sponsors to provide leveraged finance and asset based lending facilities for their portfolio businesses

Business Savings

Flexible, notice, fixed and bespoke savings accounts to help your business manage its spare cash efficiently. 

  • Easy Access, Notice and Fixed accounts for businesses with savings balances between £1,000 and £2,000,000
  • Bespoke Money Markets solutions for businesses with in excess of £2,000,000 in general cash
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Outstanding in your field

We work with most sectors across the UK. Here's a spotlight on some of the sectors we work with.

Adviser or Business Introducer?

We work with a range of corporate debt advisers, accountants, lawyers, and other knowledge based introducers to find solutions for their clients. 

If your business is introducing clients to the right partners and we haven't spoken before, we understand that a conversation is just the start.

Commercial Finance Broker?

If you haven't worked with us before, click below to find out more, including how to register with us.

If you’re a Commercial Financial Broker (CFB) registered for Asset Finance or unsecured business lending with Shawbrook, sign in to submit business.

Property Finance

Designed for professional property investors. Individual cases deserve tailored financial solutions. In an ever-changing landscape, it’s more important than ever to have a lender that can support your property development and investment ambitions, offering specialised property loans and finance.

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Our business

About Shawbrook

Shawbrook is a different kind of bank, built to accommodate individuality, diversity and the dynamics of the modern world. We combine great technology and the expertise of our people to understand our customers’ individual requirements and to meet their evolving needs.

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Sustainable strategy

Our sustainability strategy is designed to create value for our customers, colleagues, communities, suppliers and shareholders, while having a positive impact on society and the wider environment. 

Making a difference together

As official banking partner of Saracens Rugby Club, we are proud to champion elite women’s sport by supporting the growth of both women’s rugby and netball as lead sponsor of the Mavericks.