bira bank…The bank you can trust
We helped 634 members with their financial requirements in 2013, and we can help you too
bira bank is the only trade association bank in the UK. We’re also the only specialist bank for you as an independent retailer which has been our purpose since 1955. Whether it’s lending or saving for you or your business, we pride ourselves on the personal level of service many other banks cannot provide despite being virtually the smallest bank in the UK!
We offer a simple, straightforward range of products all aimed at helping you and your business. All of which are exclusive to you as a bira member.
What’s more, our team are approachable, always offering a personal and friendly service and willing to go that extra mile making it easier for you to access the funds you need, when you need them. After all, there is nothing better than good old fashioned service.
Financial Director, bira
Managing Director, bira bank
13 Aug 2014
Ready to shop suspicious buyers?
Bomb-making materials and their precursors, chemicals that can be used to manufacture explosives, are high on the list of concerns of security servic...
07 Aug 2014
Sunny outlook shades as sales slide in Q2
Hold the celebrations! While the ONS reckoned retail sales rose faster than 3% in the year to June and the government trumpeted a return to pre-reces...
26 Jun 2014
Independents rule on Independence
Scottish Independence is the topical question in the bira quarterly sales monitor open for responses until 14 July....
13 Jun 2014
Business rates - bira calls for more frequent revaluations, simpler bands
bira has responded to the government's call for a quite narrowly defined discussion of the administration of the business rating system - and comment...