In 2011 Shawbrook’s principal private investor purchased the banking licence of Whiteaway Laidlaw Bank. Shawbrook Bank is specialized in providing lending and savings products to serve the needs of SMEs and individuals in the United Kingdom.
Shawbrook Bank Limited is the 51st largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2017 its total assets were 5 701,40 mln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 0.06%. In 2017 the bank's annual profit was 74,20 mln GBP.
Shawbrook Bank Limited participates in deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom. This scheme covers accounts up to 85,000 GBP per bank per depositor.
Shawbrook Bank Limited is headquartered in Essex.