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Regulatory information

Understanding your

Know the rules

Industry-wide standards and terms can be confusing. Knowing the basic rules can help both you and your trading partners understand who’s responsible for what when trading across international borders. This can help your operations run smoothly and reduce the risk of problems occurring through misunderstanding.


Understand your import and export responsibilities and International Commercial Terms when goods are being transported overseas .

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Payment Services Directive

Making faster and easier cross-border payments across Europe.

More on the Payment Services Directive


Learn more about SEPA an EU initiative that simplifies making payments across the Eurozone.

More on SEPA 


Uniform customs and practice

Official rules and regulations pertaining to international trade, letters of credit and documentary collections.

More on customs and practice

Get in touch


New customers

To discuss your unique banking needs, please call SolutionsLine on:

0800 210 0235
Text Relay 18001 0800 210 0235
Mon to Fri 8am-5.30pm (excl. public holidays)
Calls may be recorded.

Existing customers

Please contact your relationship manager.

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