July 29, 2014 5:27 AM ET


Company Overview of Yorkshire Bank PLC

Company Overview

As of December 2004, Yorkshire Bank PLC was acquired by Clydesdale Bank PLC. Yorkshire Bank PLC provides banking products and services to the personal and business customers in the United Kingdom. It offers personal banking, including current accounts, savings accounts, mortgages, personal loans, car finance, credit cards, and insurance; and business banking, including financial solutions centers, financial solutions, business visa card, international trade connect, financing options, offshore banking, business guides, services, and interest rates. Yorkshire Bank PLC also provides Internet banking and agribusiness services. The company was founded in 1859 and is based in Glasgow, United King...

30 St Vincent Place

Glasgow,  G1 2HL

United Kingdom

Founded in 1859


44 80 0202 1224

Key Executives for Yorkshire Bank PLC

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Yorkshire Bank PLC Key Developments

Yorkshire Bank and Clydesdale Bank Plan to Close Financial Advice Service Within Private and Business Bank Divisions

Yorkshire Bank and Clydesdale Bank Plc are planning to close their financial advice service within their private and business bank divisions, a move that will result in 130 job cuts, the U.K.'s Money Marketing reported March 8, 2013. The banks are shutting down the service in order to focus on core retail and banking services, a spokeswoman for the National Australia Bank Ltd. units said. Axa will continue to provide retail advice.

Yorkshire Bank PLC Appoints Rick Warburton as Head of Business and Private Banking in North Yorkshire

Yorkshire Bank PLC announced a new senior leadership team has been appointed by its business and private banking centre in Harrogate. Head of business and private banking in North Yorkshire, Rick Warburton will manage a team delivering a range of business, agri-business and private banking services from Yorkshire Bank's Harrogate Business and Private Banking Centre, in James Street.

NAB Reportedly Approaches Advisors For Loan Book Sale

National Australia Bank Limited (NAB) is looking to sell U.K. property loan book valued at £5.3 billion and has approach advisors about the possible sale, Financial Times reported. NAB has approached a handful of advisors about options for the loans, owned by Clydesdale Bank PLC and Yorkshire Bank PLC, Financial Times reported citing anonymous sources. Dow Jones Global Equities News reported that a spokeswoman for NAB said that it was consulting with advisors about various aspects concerning the portfolio, for example market conditions.

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