By Dan Hird, Head of
this difficult time, we are all facing unprecedented challenges with the spread
is an important time to look after everyone and work together as a strong
Bank is a resilient organisation, as demonstrated by our 2019
annual results published just last week,
and we have a robust business continuity plan being carried out by our
excellent co-workers. We have a responsibility to ensure we continue to offer
our services, and everyone has been working extremely hard to do so.
a sustainable bank, we want to reassure you that in these unsettling times we’re
here for you, providing help where we can.
team has been reaching out to the businesses, charities and organisations we
have raised investment for to see if they need advice or support. The
organisations we’ve worked with operate in a variety of sectors and so will
feel the effects of the current situation in different ways. One aspect they
all share is their focus on continuing to make a positive impact on people and
the planet through their work.
are working with several organisations to launch their crowdfunding offers on
the platform. One or two of the launches may be slightly delayed, but we hope
to bring you the next investment offer shortly after Easter, with more to
you have any queries or concerns, we are here to help and please do email us in
the first instance if you can at firstname.lastname@example.org or ring us directly
on 0117 980 9593.
also have specific Covid-19 related information and FAQs on our website,
updating as the situation develops. Do also be aware that fraudsters are
unfortunately taking advantage of this situation – read our latest advice to
avoid falling foul of fraudulent activity here.
you for your support and patience during this time, and stay well.