We draw on the following to support our activities and deliver value to our stakeholders:
- The strength and reputation of our brand – serving customers and clients for over 325 years
- A strong, well-funded and diversified balance sheet
- Customer and client relationships built on trust
- A solid track record of successfully innovating for customers and clients
- Our geographic focus: firmly anchored in the two financial centres of London and New York, with global reach
- The skills and expertise of our people and our shared values which inform the way we work and how we act
The skills and trust in our staff helps us, through a range of initiatives, increase financial literacy.