A modern bank, refreshingly traditional


A modern bank, refreshingly traditional

We aspire to be the leader in service excellence, the valued trusted advisor and best in class banker to our clients, and thought-leaders in finance.


  • Weatherbys was founded in 1770 by James Weatherby. Seven generations later, Weatherbys is still privately owned and run by his family. Click here to view our history (link opens in a new tab).

  • Family values of careful stewardship and attention to detail underpin everything we do. Click here to view our annual accounts

  • The Weatherbys name has always been synonymous with the horseracing industry for 245 years. Today, Weatherbys Bank offers all the services you would associate with a modern financial institution.

  • Weatherbys Bank has a diverse client base, including some from racing – but a majority who are not and our banking service is tailored to our clients’ needs.

  • We offer a full Banking service through our Racing Bank, Premier and Private Bank including current accounts, deposits and lending. We also provide services to clients’ family members, including children, and family owned businesses.

  • Investment planning and wealth management advice is available and we don’t insist clients who borrow from us have to invest with us

  • Building relationships with our clients is at the heart of our success. Every Private Banking client has a dedicated private banker and assistant, providing direct access and personal service. Click here to meet the team.


Service excellence is at the heart of our offering and, for Private Banking clients, this is delivered personally by your dedicated Private Banker, prepared to give decisive and expert advice. We enjoy welcoming new clients to the bank. This is often by way of introduction from an existing client.

If you would like to learn more about becoming a Premier client of Weatherbys Bank, please call David Hart on +44 (0) 1933 304809 or send an email.

To learn more about becoming a Weatherbys Private Bank client please call Adrian Crichton on +44 (0)207 2929 029 or send an email

Our offices are based in London, Edinburgh and Wellingborough. To contact any of these offices click here.


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