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Celebrating International Women’s Day

08 March 2019

Gender equality is part of who we are. That's why we're proud to support International Women's Day on 8 March 2019.

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Helping young people get past the mental and physical effects of homelessness

01 March 2019

Being homeless takes its toll on a young person, putting them at risk of mental and physical health problems. When they start to move on from homelessness, being in good health has a huge impact on how successful they are at finding a home, a job and becoming independent.

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You’ve helped the Centrepoint Helpline to reach even more young people

01 March 2019

When a young person becomes homeless or is worried about their housing situation, it’s unlikely they’ll have the life experience to know what help they’re entitled to from their local council or where to go to find the information they need.

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Centrepoint Helpline – a vital service for young people

01 March 2019

We’ve been working with Centrepoint, the UK’s leading youth homelessness charity, since 2017 and with your help, we’ve raised over £1 million so far to support their mission to end youth homelessness.

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The Co-operative Bank launches new higher interest rate Select Access Saver 10 account

19 February 2019


  • Start 2019 with a savings habit by taking out a Select Access Saver 10 account with The Co-operative Bank.

  • Savers can be assured that by choosing an account with The Co-operative Bank they are putting their money in a bank that is committed to its customer-led Ethical Policy.

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NEW CAMPAIGN PROMOTES ETHICAL BUSINESS BANKING FROM THE CO-OPERATIVE BANK

15 February 2019

NEW CAMPAIGN PROMOTES ETHICAL BUSINESS BANKING FROM THE CO-OPERATIVE BANK



  • The voices of real customers talk about why they chose The Co-operative Bank

  • Research of UK SMEs shows they ‘believe that doing good is as important as doing well’

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LGBT History Month

08 February 2019

LGBT History Month is an annual event - celebrating its 15th year in 2019 - that aims to promote and make more visible the lives of LGBT people, past and present, which are often hidden histories. In the UK, LGBT History Month was set up as part of the Schools OUT UK project in February 2005 and, to this day, continues to have a strong focus on education to raise awareness of, and help to combat, prejudice against those that identify as LGBT.

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UK’s 3.9 MILLION PURPOSE-DRIVEN SMALL BUSINESSES COMMITTED TO MAKING A DIFFERENCE TO CUSTOMERS AND COMMUNITIES

07 February 2019


  • 70 per cent of UK SMEs are driven by a desire to support customers and communities

  • Nine out of 10 SMEs recognise the importance of a clear purpose in business success

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Stefan Tobler

Why one man’s passion for books earned him a top award

06 February 2019

The 2018 Northern Soul Awards was one to remember for Stefan Tobler. He was over the moon to win the “Small Business of the Year 2019” award with his company ‘And Other Stories’. The Co-operative Bank sponsored this particular award and were lucky enough to be there with Stefan at the grand award ceremony, held at Manchester Cathedral.

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Information for customers

23 January 2019

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Brexit uncertainty poses the biggest challenge for UK's SMEs in 2019

14 January 2019


  • Almost a third (30 per cent) of SMEs are worried about the impact Brexit will have upon the economy

  • However, a fifth (20 per cent) remain ambitious for growth in the coming year.

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