Important information about compensation arrangements
We are covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS). The FSCS can pay compensation if a bank is unable to meet its financial obligations.
We are covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), the UK's deposit guarantee scheme. The FSCS can pay compensation to depositors if a bank is unable to meet its financial obligations.
Your eligible deposits with us are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the FSCS. Any deposits you hold above the £85,000 limit are unlikely to be covered. Please see the FSCS Information Sheet and Exclusions List .
Mortgage advising and arranging is covered up to a maximum limit of £50,000.
Most types of investment business are covered up to a maximum limit of £50,000.
Insurance advising and arranging is covered.
Protection is at 100% where claims:
(a) arise in respect of a liability subject to compulsory insurance; or
(b) arise in respect of a liability subject to professional indemnity insurance; or
(c) arise from the death or incapacity of the policyholder due to injury, sickness, or infirmity;
Protection is at 90% where claims arise under other types of policy with no upper limit.
For further information about the compensation provided by the FSCS (including the amounts covered and eligibility to claim) please ask at your local branch, refer to the FSCS website or call 0800 6781100 or 020 7741 4100. Please note only compensation related queries should be directed to the FSCS.