News & Guides

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, together with a number of helpful guides to financial matters.


Being turned down for a loan, despite having good credit

A good credit rating is key to being approved for a loan, but some people can be turned down despite having one - find out why this happens and what you can do.

Shawbrook Personal Loans recognised in Moneynet Awards

Shawbrook is delighted to have been highly commended in the 8th annual Moneynet Personal Finance Awards for Best Personal Loan Provider.
Case Study

£2.9m Bridging Loan Facility

A £2.9m bridging facility was secured despite significant time pressure due to the borrower being abroad. To add fuel to the fire, a slight discrepancy with planning permissions for a garage extension on the existing property meant that the value was called into question.

Understanding savings

Most of us like the idea of having a little nest egg put away, whether it’s for a rainy day or something a bit more fun, like a new car or a holiday. But with so many accounts and providers out there, where do you start?

Home improvements that add value to your home

Do you want to increase the value of your home? Find out more about the most valuable home improvements and their costs with our handy guide here.

Using a loan to help finance your wedding

Looking for a wedding loan to help finance your big day? Find out more on how a personal loan could help you cover the costs, with our wedding loan guide.

Driving a bargain

When you’re buying a used car, it pays to be prepared. A little research and a cool, calm approach can make all the difference. Follow our guide to ensure you get value-for-money, on the forecourt or at the roadside.

ISAs shortlisted in Moneyfacts Consumer Awards

Shawbrook is delighted to have been shortlisted in the ISA Provider of the Year category for the 2018 Moneyfacts Consumer Awards.

Shawbrook Savings Awards Success

The Shawbrook Savings team are celebrating a successful night at the Moneyfacts Awards last night.

Best Unsecured Loan Lender for the second year running

Shawbrook picked up the Best Unsecured Loan Lender award at last night’s Financial Reporter Awards at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester.
News Best Savings Provider

Shawbrook is delighted to scoop the coveted Best Savings Provider award at the 2017 Awards.