In 1987, Clydesdale Bank PLC in Glasgow became a member of National Australia Bank Group (opens in new window) (NAB). With over 7.7 million banking customers and 2.3 million wealth management customers NAB is one of the world’s top 40 financial services companies.
NAB is organised around regional businesses in Australia, Asia, the United Kingdom and New Zealand. These regions include the retail bank brands, National Australia Bank (opens in new window) in Australia, Bank of New Zealand (opens in new window), and Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank (opens in new window) in the UK.
Clydesdale Bank was established in 1838 in Glasgow and has a proud history of innovation and support for Scottish industry and communities. With over 150 retail branches and a network of Financial Solutions Centres, Clydesdale is one of Scotland's largest banks. Clydesdale also has a strong presence in the south of England with its innovative Financial Solutions Centres, offering customers a highly integrated business and private banking service.
Yorkshire Bank was founded in 1859 in Halifax, West Yorkshire by Colonel Edward Akroyd. Today, with its head office in Leeds, the Bank has more than 180 branches and 22 Financial Solution Centres in the north of England and the Midlands.