Shawbrook is a specialist bank offering a range of practical lending and savings products for   consumers,   businesses, and real-estate professionals, who often have complex and unique requirements.

Driven by a purpose to power-up ingenuity to create opportunity, our Corporate Lending team provides creative and flexible finance solutions to help SMEs navigate pivotal events, including management buy-outs, growth, acquisitions, Employee Ownership Trust transitions, working capital, and refinance.

With a flexible product portfolio that’s consistently evolving to meet a growing range of needs within the mid-market, we are confident that we can support your funding requirements. Whether you require an Asset Based Lending solution, a Leveraged Loan, or have a complex multi-layered requirement best suited to a bespoke hybrid solution, we have the capabilities and expertise to confidently deliver.

We recognise that every business has its own unique story and have locally-based teams dedicated to supporting SMEs, sponsors and advisers in the regions.  We take the time to understand each client’s requirements, getting to know every aspect of the business, the management team and their objectives before tailoring a suitable solution. Our experience and relationship-led approach enable us to make decisions swiftly and with certainty.

We also have specialist teams who can assist businesses with various other finance requirements. Our Financial Sponsors team provides a range of venture debt and unitranche products for Private Equity groups and fast growth SMEs and our Speciality Finance team structures wholesale and block discounting facilities to assist specialist lenders with funding for their own clients. We tailor finance facilities for specialist sectors such as healthcare, marine and aviation and provide funding for hard and soft assets, including wheeled vehicles, professions and EV taxi fleets.