The following two products cater for new start-ups and those wanting to switch their provider.
The start-up current account includes the following benefits in addition to those mentioned above:
(*) This offer is available for individual(s) setting up the first bank account for a business within its first 12 months of trading. There's no charge for standard transactions for 12 months with the standard Business Start-Up Package.
There's no charge for standard transactions for 18 months if the company purchases Business Essentials, Business Essentials Plus or Barclays Business Manager software at the time of opening the account. There is no charge for standard transactions for two years if the company purchases Business Essentials and CREDITFOCUS or Business Essentials Plus and CREDITFOCUS Pro at the time of opening the account.
This applies to everyday Sterling debit and credit transactions and the maintenance fee. Please note accounts must be active. At the end of your initial banking period, you'll automatically be moved to the Automated Transactions Tariff.
Screen shot of the main online account screen.
If you're with another bank and are thinking of switching to another provider, then the standard account may be suitable. You'll receive the following features:
To qualify for the automated tariff, you must subscribe to additional services. Although there's a monthly fee charged, various additional features are added to your account.
This premium service provides the same benefits as the essentials service with additional features and benefits as follows:
No matter which account you select, you're able to take advantage of a range of services dedicated to helping manage your organisation.
The original organisation was founded in 1690 in Lombard Street, London, trading as Goldsmith Bankers.
They operate both retail and corporate facilities around the globe. Innovations include the introduction of the first ATMs or cash machines as well as the first debit card in 1987.
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