first direct Lab
Skip menus

Search Results

Filter


first direct has cut rates across selected two, five and ten year fixed rate mortgages, giving homebuyers a wider choice of mortgage products and longer fixed terms to suit different financial needs. The revised mortgage range, which is available from today (16 February 2017)...


Share this (opens in a new window)

A new study from first direct investigating the views of ‘boomerang’ kids and their parents suggests the re-joining of the ‘family unit’ is frequently more mutually beneficial than is reported, with multi-generational households forming new improved relationships with each other.


Share this (opens in a new window)

Joe Gordon has been appointed as the new Head of first direct, the UK’s number one bank for customer satisfaction and recommendation*. Effective mid-February, Joe replaces Tracy Garrad, who (pending final regulatory approvals) will be taking over as CEO of HSBC in the Channel Islands and Isle of Man. Joe will lead the award-winning HSBC-owned bank.


Share this (opens in a new window)

first direct has added new payment functionality to its Banking on the go App, allowing customers to create new beneficiaries and Standing Orders from their mobile device. Customers now have the ability to set up and make payments to major beneficiaries and to family and friends by accessing the mobile banking app using Touch ID or a Digital Secure Key.


Share this (opens in a new window)

first direct has cut rates across selected two and five year fixed rate mortgages, giving homebuyers a wider choice of mortgage products to suit different financial needs. The revised mortgage range, which is available from today (17 January 2017)...


Share this (opens in a new window)

One in five are happy to use contactless for purchases of less than £1 Majority of consumers now withdrawing cash once a week or less As the Boxing Day sales get underway, new research reveals that for purchases of £30 and under we’re more likely to ‘tap to pay’ rather than hand over cash...


Share this (opens in a new window)

first direct has launched fdesign, an exciting new platform which allows customers to become directly involved in developing new products and services. After a successful pilot where first direct worked alongside a group of customers to develop improvements to the website firstdirect.com, fdesign is now being rolled out to more customers.


Share this (opens in a new window)

first direct has completed its first year of support for Maggie’s, the charity which offers free practical, emotional and social support to people with cancer and their family and friends, by presenting a cheque for £30,000 made from historic fortuitous gains. first direct’s people have really thrown themselves into fundraising this year...


Share this (opens in a new window)

The millennial generation may have a reputation for valuing flexibility but this doesn’t mean they have a more relaxed attitude to money management than their parents, according to research by first direct.


Share this (opens in a new window)

first direct has increased its personal loan limit from £25,000 to £50,000 to meet the total borrowing needs of more customers. Available to existing customers via telephone or internet banking...


Share this (opens in a new window)