Newsroom

Shawbrook Bank is an innovative business, and we’re refining and introducing new products all the time. You’ll find all our latest news here.

For media enquiries please contact: media@shawbrook.co.uk

Man Sparks Grinder
Press Release

United Tooling Solutions continues rapid expansion with acquisition of three tools wholesaler businesses

United Tooling Solutions acquires Newcastle under Lyme’s Mettex Fasteners Ltd, Weston-super-Mare’s Nuts & Bolts Ltd, and Fastfix Bristol Ltd to take annual revenues to £85 million.
Lady Walking Past Brick Wall 1200
Press Release

Record performance and a strong platform for future growth

Shawbrook Group plc today, 31 March 2021, announces its full year its full year results for the year ended 31 December 2021.
Birmingham Skyline
People

Shawbrook Attracts More Top Talent To Corporate Lending Team in The Midlands

Shawbrook Attracts More Top Talent To Corporate Lending Team in The Midlands.
SCT Logo
Press Release

Smart Capital Technology Set for Growth Following Private Equity Buy-Out

PE investor, WestBridge, acquires Smart Capital Technology with Unitranche debt funding support from Shawbrook Bank.
Medica Logo
Press Release

Specialist packaging firm lands acquisition to drive growth in pharma

Crewe-based healthcare packaging business Medica Packaging is targeting sharp growth across the pharma, healthcare and cosmetics markets following the acquisition of folding carton manufacturer, F.G. Curtis PLC.
Field Tablet
Press Release

Shawbrook Bank accelerates focus on climate risk via deployment of technology from D-Risk and CLS Data

Specialist savings and lending bank, Shawbrook, announces new working relationship with D-Risk and CLS Data to support the bank’s long-term strategy for integrating climate risk considerations into their lending and risk framework.
Arthur Leung
People

Shawbrook hires Arthur Leung as Chief Product Officer

Shawbrook has appointed Arthur Leung in the newly created role of Chief Product Officer, reporting into the Bank’s CEO Marcelino Castrillo. The appointment follows a number of recent announcements on the Bank’s investment in technology and talent including plans to create 100 new digital vacancies by the end of 2022.
City Concept
Press Release

Ingenious set to finance more sustainable real estate schemes with new funding

Ingenious Real Estate is now focused on supporting more sustainable commercial and residential property schemes in the UK following the latest funding commitment from Shawbrook.
Birmingham Skyline
Press Release

Leading real estate consultancy gears up for growth after record year

Real estate consultancy Naismiths is set to invest in growth over the next 12 months with support from Shawbrook Bank.
Light Curls
Press Release

Shawbrook makes life faster and easier for asset finance brokers with new digital portal

Shawbrook Bank has launched a new digital portal that will help brokers provide clearer, faster decisions to their business customers on asset finance proposals. The move comes as the next in a series of digital capability innovations launched by the specialist lender in recent months.
Lady On Laptop In Cafe
Press Release

Former pilot's lending business flying high with increased bank lending

A speciality finance company based in Greater Manchester and founded by an ex-airline pilot expects to double its loan book within 12 months after securing 3 institutional funding lines including an increased facility from Shawbrook Bank - the first institutional lender to back the company in 2019.
Motion Graphic
News

Shawbrook embraces artificial intelligence to generate transparent personal loan rates 5x faster

Shawbrook Bank has developed a new artificial intelligence (AI) enabled pricing environment, engineered using the open-source Python programming language and running in the Microsoft Azure cloud, to make pricing decision-making five times quicker when compared to its previous local server-based environment.