Challenger Banks

Increasing transparency, consumer choice and regulation are only a small number of the themes driving change in retail banking.

Challenger banks have a unique opportunity to be a part of this change and the long term future of the marker place.  Whilst it’s not without its challenges, the opportunity for businesses who like to do things differently is exciting – and we’re a firm who understand this and can sit alongside you to give you the right advice at the right time.

You need a team who understand the dynamics of the banking industry, and understand how to shape the future.  With expertise from “cradle to grave”, you can rely on us to minimise your risk, maximise your reward in a way that works for your customers and builds your reputation for doing things differently.

Advice we offer to challenger banks:
Asset finance
Corporate finance
Dispute resolution
Invoice discounting
LMA documentation
Production of standard form documents
Professional Negligence Claims
Real estate finance (including development)
Regulatory compliance advice
Secured loan recovery (residential and commercial)
Setting up of efficient processes
Treasury advice
Unsecured loan recovery

How can we help?

Bespoke Lending Service
Drafting policies e.g. vulnerable adults
Focussed service delivery around client’s KPIs e.g. quarter and year ends
Liaising with the FCA
Navigating the regulatory environment.
Recovery advice
Volume commercial loan offering
Volume residential re-mortgages

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Latest Banking & Financial Services News

23 May 2018
Our partner and Islamic Finance specialist, Mohammed Saqub, has been awarded the ‘Islamic Banking and Finance Award’ at the Al Khair Foundation Muslim Power 100 Awards 2018. read

21 June 2017
Beth Tweddle joins Shakespeare Martineau and the local banking community on a charity walk to raise money for The Trussell Trust. read

Meet the Team

We’re passionate about providing the right solutions and driven to make a positive difference in everything we do.

"They are very professional, respond promptly, always discuss the monthly bill and have, so far, provided us with excellent advice in connection with employment issues. I have been very satisfied."

Andrew Argyle LLB, Practice Director, Potter Clarkson LLP