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Brighter Business

Virgin Money Supporting Multi Million Pound Sustainable Forestry and Carbon Reduction Measures

Virgin Money is pleased to announce that it has signed a new three-year agreement with Foresight Sustainable Forestry Company Plc (“FSF” or “the Fund”), under which it has provided a committed Revolving Credit Facility (“RCF”) of £30 million and an uncommitted accordion facility of up to an additional £30 million.

Corporate and Financial

Virgin Money appoints Sarah Wilkinson as Chief Operating Officer

Virgin Money has announced the appointment of Sarah Wilkinson as Chief Operating Officer. Sarah will join Virgin Money from Thomson Reuters, where she is the Chief Information Officer and Head of TR Labs, Thomson Reuters’ technology research and innovation centres worldwide.

Brighter Living

Cost of living crisis risks ‘wiping out’ finances of younger people with cancer and plunging them into debt

Macmillan Cancer Support and Virgin Money are urging people to access support as tens of thousands of young adults with cancer face the devastating impact of the spiralling cost of living.

Brighter Business

Virgin Money changes mortgage rates following August base rate increase

Virgin Money has announced changes to its mortgage variable revert rates, following the announcement of an increase of 0.50% in base rate by the Bank of England on 4 August 2022.

Retail Banking

Virgin Money launches new current account switching offer giving cashback on UK supermarket and fuel spend

Virgin Money’s current account switch incentive enables new customers to earn 25% cashback on UK supermarket and fuel spend

Research

New study reveals UK’s most financially knowledgeable areas

New research from Virgin Money reveals the regions in the UK which are the most financially knowledgeable, popular sources of financial education for each generation and the least understood money-related terms

Corporate and financial

Virgin Money UK PLC: Third Quarter 2022 Trading Update

Strong profitability and robust balance sheet; commenced inaugural buyback

Brighter Business

Virgin Money launches Marketplace – a new online service for small businesses

Virgin Money has launched a new online service called Marketplace where small business banking customers can access a number of different useful services.

Retail Banking

Virgin Money raises linked savings rate to 1.71% AER

The linked savings accounts on the Virgin Money M Plus Account, Virgin Money Club M Account and Virgin Money M Account now offers a market-leading rate of 1.71% AER (variable) on balances up to £25,000

Retail Banking

Virgin Money to enter buy now, pay later market with Virgin Money Slyce

Virgin Money announces new market-leading credit card product that will allow customers to buy now, pay better.

Brighter Business

Superscript partners with Virgin Money to bring insurance to business banking customers

Superscript partners with Virgin Money to bring insurance to business banking.

Brighter Business

Virgin Money teams up with untied to power tax for SMEs

Virgin Money has announced that it is linking up with untied, the UK personal tax app, to offer tax capabilities for sole traders who have a Virgin Money business current account.

Brighter Business

Virgin Money harnesses technology to shake-up business lending in 3 year deal with Trade Ledger

Business loan application through to decision set to drop from 5 days to as little as 20 minutes.

Corporate and financial

Levelling up Report Recognises Virgin Money’s Social Impact

Virgin Money and the Purpose Coalition have launched a report assessing the Bank's current impact on levelling up across the country.

Retail banking

Virgin Money changes mortgage rates following May base rate increase

Virgin Money has announced changes to its mortgage variable revert rates, following the announcement of an increase of 0.25% in base rate by the Bank of England on 5 May 2022.

Retail banking

Virgin Money raises linked savings rate to 1.56% AER

The linked savings accounts on the Virgin Money M Plus Account, Virgin Money Club M Account and Virgin Money M Account offers a market-leading rate of 1.56% AER (variable) on balances up to £25,000

retail banking

A chance to become points millionaires

Virgin Money launches new prize draw giving customers the chance to become points millionaires
Research

Experts reveal the 6 habits that could be making your pre-payday anxiety worse

Clinical Psychotherapist and financial expert share their tips for dealing with pre-payday anxiety
Brighter Business

Virgin Money launches UK’s first dedicated fund to help farmers move to net zero

Virgin Money has launched a new £200m fund to support farmers in their transition to net zero, by offering lower cost loans that can be used to invest in changes which reduce on-farm emissions.
Research

By the year 2050, SME businesses will be run by avatars while we sleep

The UK’s small businesses will be run by personal avatars by 2050 thanks to powerful advances in artificial intelligence (AI) in the coming decades, according to a new futurology report commissioned by Virgin Money.

Corporate and financial

Virgin Money updates - Finance Charter SME update

Virgin Money and the SME Finance Charter


Virgin Money is committed with working with Government through the Business Finance Council (BFC) to ensure that we support SME customers to grow and thrive.

Corporate and financial

Virgin Money UK PLC: Interim Results 2022

“We've made good progress against our strategy, while delivering a significant increase in profit. We have positive momentum in attracting new customers to Virgin Money through record credit card sales, good growth in personal current account openings and a strong uptake of our new digital fee-free business current account."
Retail banking

Virgin Money gives new customers 20,000 reasons to switch

Virgin Money gives new customers 20,000 reasons to switch

Retail banking

Virgin Money changes mortgage rates following March base rate increase

Virgin Money has announced changes to its mortgage variable revert rates, following the announcement of an increase of 0.25% in base rate by the Bank of England on 17 March 2022.
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money launches national support service for people affected by cancer

Virgin Money has become the first bank in the UK to launch bespoke financial support for people living with or affected by cancer.
Retail banking

Virgin Money joins forces with Turn2Us to help even more people access unclaimed benefits

Virgin Money has joined forces with national poverty charity Turn2us to help people across the UK make sure they are not missing out on benefits they are entitled to
Retail banking

Virgin Money launches new digital travel insurance including covid-19 cover

As confidence in overseas travel beings to build, Virgin Money has today launched a new range of travel insurance policies designed to appeal to a wide group of travellers.
Research

6 questions every couple should ask before opening a joint current account

New research from Virgin Money reveals that almost one in three (32%) of Brits* already have a joint current account however almost a quarter (22%)* would never consider opening a joint account in the future.
Research

Revealed: Six tips for a 2022 money makeover

With research revealing that money worries can increase the risk of serious health problems by up to 30%, it’s clear that getting your finances in order can carry huge benefits.
Retail banking

Virgin Money changes mortgage rates following February base rate increase

Virgin Money has announced changes to its mortgage variable revert rates, following the announcement of an increase of 0.25% in base rate by the Bank of England.
Retail banking

Virgin Money raises linked savings rate to market-leading 1% AER

Virgin Money is increasing the savings rate on its popular linked savings accounts from 1 March 2022.
SME and business

Pandemic turbocharges entrepreneurship: 31 million new business ideas developed over lockdowns

Following the announcement of an increase of 0.15% in base rate by the Bank of England on 16 December 2021, Virgin Money has announced changes to its mortgage variable revert rates.
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money UK PLC: First Quarter 2022 Trading Update

Virgin Money UK PLC (“VMUK” or the “Group”) confirms that trading in the three months to 31 December 2021 was in line with the Board’s expectations.
Retail banking

Virgin Money launches its first Brighter Money Bundle current account switching offer for 2022

Virgin Money has refreshed its Brighter Money Bundles current account offer, offering switchers to the Virgin Money M Plus Account and Virgin Money Club M Account a £100 Virgin Experience Day gift card to spend on the adventure of their choice
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money appoints Susan Poot as Group Chief Risk Officer

Virgin Money today announces the appointment of Susan Poot as Group Chief Risk Officer, with effect from 24 January 2022.
Research

One in four people living with cancer find it easier to talk about their diagnosis than the impact on their finances

Almost one in four (23%) people living with cancer in the UK – almost 700,000 people – have found it easier to talk about their cancer itself than the impact it has had on their finances.
SME and business

Virgin Money launches programme to help SMEs access problem-solving support from MBA and Masters students

Virgin Money has launched Levelling Upstarts, an innovative new programme which gives SMEs the opportunity to partner directly with MBA and Masters students from leading universities through digital workshops to help them solve specific business challenges
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money updates Standard Variable Rate following base rate increase

Following the announcement of an increase of 0.15% in base rate by the Bank of England on 16 December 2021, Virgin Money has announced changes to its mortgage variable revert rates.
SME and business

Virgin Money announces new fintech partnership with Expend

Virgin Money is proud to announce a new fintech partnership with Expend, adding an Expense Management service to its new business banking proposition.
SME and business

Virgin Money partners with Fintech Trade Ledger as part of a new business banking proposition

Virgin Money continues to expand its business banking proposition, adding FinTech partner, Trade Ledger, which specialises in data-driven lending technology.
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money to create flexible collaborative hubs

Following Virgin Money’s launch of its purpose-driven ‘A Life More Virgin’ employment package, the bank has confirmed changes to its property portfolio to support its flexible working approach
SME and business

Introverted entrepreneurs outnumber extroverts 2:1

The UK is a nation of intro-preneurs, according to new research by Virgin Money
SME and business

Virgin Money partners with Accelerated Payments

The partnership with the global invoice financing firm strengthens its technology expertise
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money offers equal parental leave for all

Benefits will also include 30 days’ annual leave, plus five additional wellbeing days each year
SME and business

Virgin Money launches new report: A life more virgin: The future of work at Virgin Money

At Virgin Money we have a clear purpose of Making You Happier About Money and for our colleagues, that means making them happier about work so that they can live their best lives and provide brilliant support to our customers and communities
SME and business

£4.8m funding boost for Derbyshire solar energy business

Custom Solar, which specialises in the design, development, installation, and maintenance of commercial rooftop solar systems throughout the UK, has secured £4.8m in new lending from Virgin Money to accelerate its growth ambitions
SME and business

Virgin Money launches new fee-free digital business current account for entrepreneurs

Virgin Money has launched a new business current account aimed specifically at small businesses
Retail banking

Virgin Money appoints Syreeta Brown as Group Chief People and Communications Officer

Virgin Money today announces the appointment of Syreeta Brown as Group Chief People and Communications Officer, with effect from 22 November 2021
Retail banking

Virgin Money refreshes its Brighter Money Bundle switching offer

Virgin Money has refreshed its Brighter Money Bundles current account offer, this time offering switchers either nights in with a luxury case of wine from Virgin Wines or days out with a £150 Virgin Experience Days gift card
Digital banking

Virgin Money and Global Payments to launch digital wallet with integrated loyalty scheme

Virgin Money today announces its intention to launch a digital wallet with its strategic partner Global Payments, a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions.
Community and CSR

Virgin Money gains greater control over climate change risk thanks to new partnership with Hometrack

Virgin Money has signed a new contract with Hometrack, the leading provider of insight and intelligence to the UK mortgage market
Community and CSR

Virgin Money Joins UN-Convened Net-Zero Banking Alliance

As part of its commitment to a climate-positive future, Virgin Money has joined the Net-Zero Banking Alliance (NZBA)
SME and business

New app from Virgin Money helps businesses improve their sustainability

Virgin Money has launched a free new app designed to help businesses be more sustainable by measuring, tracking and offering guidance on improving their Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) credentials.
Corporate and financial

Fundraising website Virgin Money Giving to close following London Marathon

Virgin Money has announced that the charity fundraising website, Virgin Money Giving, will close for donations on 30 November 2021.
Corporate and financial

UK jewellerymaker’s unique concierge service is a game changer for future growth

Virgin Money has launched a free new app designed to help businesses be more sustainable by measuring, tracking and offering guidance on improving their Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) credentials.
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money UK PLC: Third Quarter 2021 Trading Update

Virgin Money UK PLC (“VMUK” or the “Group”) confirms that trading in the three months to 30 June 2021 was in line with the Board’s expectations.
Research

Almost one million SMEs fear closure from second UK lockdown

The research is reported in the latest Virgin Money Business Pulse, which provides a comprehensive insight into the performance of the UKs SMEs and the environment in which they operate
SME and business

Budding entrepreneurs underestimate the support they’ll need to succeed

More than three-quarters (77%) of new UK entrepreneurs admit to needing more support when starting out than they thought they would, according to new research by Virgin Money and Virgin StartUp.
SME and business

Virgin Money backs Gresham House Solar Distribution in multi-million pound deal

Virgin Money backs Gresham House Solar Distribution in multi-million pound deal
Research

Brits set to splurge £38 billion of lockdown savings this summer

Virgin Money launches Brighter Money Bundles to reward new and existing customers.
Retail banking

Virgin Money launches new Brighter Money Bundle switching offer

Virgin Money has refreshed its Brighter Money Bundles current account switching offer, partnering with Virgin Experience Days to offer switchers a £150 gift card.
Digital banking

Virgin Money Supports Multi Million Pound Hydro Scheme Acquisitions

The £8m long-term loan provided by Virgin Money will support the acquisition, and upgrade, of the Glen Buck and Munergie hydro schemes
Digital banking

Bouji Brits are set to live their best lives this summer

Virgin Money launches Brighter Money Bundles to reward new and existing customers.
SME and business

Midlands entrepreneur grows business from bedroom

A policeman turned entrepreneur from the Midlands has switched careers after his side hustle printing business took off
SME and business

Family-run care home group secures multi-million pound deal with Yorkshire Bank

Adept Care Homes has finalised a multi-million-pound deal with Yorkshire Bank, owned by Virgin Money, to re-finance the business and support the development of a new 84-bed care home in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
SME and business

Brokers continue to show resilience despite latest lockdown reveals Virgin Money research

Mortgage brokers are adapting to the rule changes and proving more resilient than at any time during the past 12 months
SME and business

Future Proof Your Farm with a Carbon Audit

A policeman turned entrepreneur from the Midlands has switched careers after his side hustle printing business took off
SME and business

Greener buses to be introduced across England with support from Yorkshire Bank

Rotala, a national bus company which operates key transport routes across England, will introduce a new fleet of low carbon emission buses in 2021 as it continues to become a greener business.
Research

Nearly Six in Ten Brits forget Staycation Insurance

Nearly six in ten Brits forget staycation insurance, risking £8.4bn in losses
SME and business

SMEs bet on post-Covid-19 bounce with more than one in four planning investment boost in 2021

Nearly six in ten Brits forget staycation insurance, risking £8.4bn in losses
SME and business

Taking the Pulse on Agri Priorities

To take stock of the agricultural sector and farming customers’ evolving priorities, Virgin Money owned brands, Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank, carried out a comprehensive survey in December 2020 with almost 300 farmers
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money UK PLC Interim Results 2021

Banking Competition Remedies (BCR) has revealed where SMEs have moved their business banking to, following the June closure of the Incentivised Switching Scheme.
Corporate and Financial

Virgin Money UK PLC: First Quarter 2021 Trading Update

Virgin Money UK PLC (“VMUK” or the “Group”) confirms that trading in the three months to 31 December 2020 was in line with the Board’s expectations.
SME and business

Virgin Money agrees partnership with entrepreneurship experts Virgin StartUp

Virgin Money announces its  partnership with Virgin StartUp which will benefit tens of thousands of early-stage business founders
Community and CSR

Virgin Money and Macmillan Cancer Support launch bespoke service for customers in a financial services first

Virgin Money customer-facing colleagues will be trained by Macmillan to help provide the best possible support to people living with and affected by cancer as part of a new pilot scheme
SME and business

Virgin Money agrees partnership with entrepreneurship experts Virgin StartUp

Virgin Money announces its  partnership with Virgin StartUp which will benefit tens of thousands of early-stage business founders
Community and CSR

Virgin Money and Macmillan Cancer Support launch bespoke service for customers in a financial services first

Virgin Money customer-facing colleagues will be trained by Macmillan to help provide the best possible support to people living with and affected by cancer as part of a new pilot scheme
Retail banking

Virgin Money launches new 95 percent mortgages under Mortgage Guarantee Scheme

Virgin Money has refreshed its Brighter Money Bundles current account switching offer, partnering with Virgin Experience Days to offer switchers a £150 gift card.
SME and business

Virgin Money closes £14m investment with renewable heat specialist Kyotherm

Virgin Money has agreed a new financing deal with Kyotherm, a European equity investment company based in Paris, which specialises in the development and operation of sustainable heat and energy efficiency projects.
SME and business

Virgin Money focuses on financial wellness with addition of new FinTech partner, Fluidly

Virgin Money has added to its growing list of FinTech partners as the Bank continues to develop its new business banking offer for customers.
SME and business

Virgin Money introduces Business Current Account with enhanced benefits

Virgin Money has launched its first business current account to new customers, as it expands its presence in the business banking market following the completion of the rebrand from Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank for business customers
Retail banking

Virgin Money launches lower interest Greener Mortgages for energy efficient new-build homes

Virgin Money has launched Greener Mortgages, its new mortgage offering lower rates of interest to customers buying energy efficient, new-build homes.
Retail banking

Virgin Money launches new cashback rewards programme for credit card customers

Virgin Money has introduced Virgin Money Back, a new rewards programme for its c.1.5 million credit card customers offering up to 15% cashback on spending.
Retail banking

Virgin Money launches sustainability-linked loans

Virgin Money is the first bank in Europe to offer sustainability-linked loans in commercial banking; available for businesses of all sizes
SME and business

Virgin Money signs up leading open data Fintech Codat to bolster business bank proposition

Virgin Money has added leading FinTech, Codat, to its growing team of technology partners as it strengthens its digital business banking credentials.
SME and business

Virgin Money Adds App Development FinTech Partner to Business Banking Team

Virgin Money has announced a strategic partnership with app development company, Waracle, to support the development of its digital proposition for the new Virgin Money Business current account.
SME and business

Pumpkins Bring Farming Family Diversification Success

Clydesdale Bank shines light on young female fourth generation farmer growing pumpkins and local produce.
Retail banking

Sustainability is important to SMEs but over half of businesses have not set targets

Virgin Money UK plc today launches a new Regular Saver account to enhance its recently launched app, Home Buying Coach
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money Begins National Store Rebrand Programme

First of 55 Clydesdale Bank and 67 Yorkshire Bank branches undergo rebranding to Virgin Money Stores
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money UK PLC 2020 Full Year Results

Virgin Money has continued to provide customers with valuable support at this difficult time
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money UK PLC continues with integration process

Virgin Money UK PLC has announced the next stage of its integration process as the Group continues to bring together its heritage Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank and Virgin Money entities as a single business under the Virgin Money brand
Retail banking

Virgin Money UK appoints Clifford Abrahams as Group Chief Financial Officer

Virgin Money UK announces that it has appointed Clifford Abrahams as Executive Director and Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money UK appoints Enda Johnson as Interim Group Chief Financial Officer

The research is reported in the latest Virgin Money Business Pulse, which provides a comprehensive insight into the performance of the UKs SMEs and the environment in which they operate
SME and business

Virgin Money UK joins Future-Fit Development Council

Virgin Money UK plc today announces that it has joined the Development Council of Future-Fit Foundation
SME and business

Virgin Money builds digital proposition for new business current account offer with FinTech partnership

Virgin Money builds digital proposition for new business current account offer with FinTech partnership
SME and business

Virgin Money invests in its heartland with new Leeds city centre store

The former Yorkshire Bank in Leeds city centre will become a Virgin Money store, following a major makeover
Corporate and financial

Virgin Money launches comprehensive sustainability strategy

Virgin Money launches strategy to embed sustainability in everything it does
SME and business

Virgin Money launches free digital package ‘Money Management’ to help small businesses streamline finances

Virgin Money has launched a free, full money management package to support small business customers with their day-to-day financial operations and ensure they have a complete view of their past, current and future financial position.
SME and business

Virgin Money launches innovative partnership with Twenty7Tec

Virgin Money and technology experts Twenty7tec have announced an API integration partnership which will streamline the search and application process for intermediaries by removing the need to re-key data in multiple places
Retail banking

Virgin Money launches new exclusive savings account for home buying coach app customers

Virgin Money UK plc today launches a new Regular Saver account to enhance its recently launched app, Home Buying Coach
Retail banking

Virgin Money launches two exclusive cash ISAs for current account customers

The new ISAs are available exclusively to Virgin Money, Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank current account customers

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