How Santander UK is funded
Santander UK primarily generates its funding and liquidity through,
As a Prudential Regulatory Authority (PRA) regulated group, the Santander UK group is expected to satisfy the PRA liquidity and capital requirements on a standalone basis. This means we have to prove to the PRA we can withstand liquidity and capital stress tests.
Sources and uses of wholesale funding
We have a strong wholesale funding investor base, diversified across product types and geographies. Through the wholesale markets we have active relationships in many sectors including banks, other financial institutions, corporates and investment funds.
We access the wholesale funding markets through Santander UK Group Holdings plc for subordinated debt and longer dated senior unsecured debt, through Santander UK plc for Covered Bonds and shorter dated senior unsecured debt, through ANTS for structured notes and short term funding and through securitisations of certain assets of the Santander UK group’s operating subsidiaries.
Santander UK Group Holdings plc is the holding company of the Santander UK group. Santander UK plc is a wholly owned subsidiary of Santander UK Group Holdings plc and Abbey National Treasury Service Plc (ANTS) is a wholly owned and fully guaranteed subsidiary of Santander UK plc.
Sources of short-term funding
We access short-term funding through Abbey National Treasury Services plc:
Sources of medium to long-term funding
We access medium to long-term funding mainly through:
Contact us about funding
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