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Bank North granted licence to become the UK’s first truly regional bank of the modern era
B-North partners with Wiserfunding for SME credit risk assessment

B-North partners with Wiserfunding for SME credit risk assessment

13 JUL 2020

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We have chosen Wiserfunding as our risk grading partner. This key element of B-North’s underwriting strategy will help us become more confident when assessing the credit profile of SMEs and, consequently, turn customer cases around faster and more accurately than other market participants – whilst also supporting B-North underwriters to make better…

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Hardman & Co Report

Hardman & Co Report

22 JUN 2020

Bridge over troubled waters In this note, we review B-North’s core competitive advantages. We consider how the COVID-19 crisis has i) affected the competitive environment, if anything improving the long-term outlook, ii) affected operational issues for B-North, and iii) had an impact on the timing of the banking licence process. We believe both…

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