Co Op Bank
The Co-operative Bank is shortly registered as Co Op Bank in banking industry. The Co Op Bank is a consumer co-operative company which is specialized in banking products and financial services. Its wide range of products and services include commercial banking, retail banking, business banking, personal banking, current and saving accounts, credit cards, loans, mortgage loans and insurance.
The Co Op Bank is operated as a retail and commercial banking firm in the United Kingdom, having global office in Balloon Street, Manchester. The Co-op Bank is approved by the United Kingdom based financial services regulatory body, namely Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA); and controlled by Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). The Co Op Bank commenced its operation as the Loan and Deposit Department of the Co-operative Wholesale Society or CWS in the year 1872. During 1974, the bank started free banking services for its credit card holders. In the year 1982, the bank was also the UK's first bank to launch an interest-bearing cheque account. Its subsidiary companies include Smile founded in 1999 and Britannia founded in 2009. As of 2013, the banking firm has over 7,526 employees across the nation. The postal and official address, email address and phone number (helpline) of Co Op Bank service center is given above. The helpline of Co Op Bank service center may or may not be toll free.