Coronavirus (COVID-19)

If you are concerned about your business being impacted financially due to coronavirus, we are here to support you.
Guidance and support

Please note, we are not an Accredited Lender for The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS). Visit The British Bank for more information on the scheme.
Privacy Notice for Esme Commercial Finance Brokers

Personal information that we collect about you


We will collect and process various types of personal information about you. This includes information that you provide to us (by communicating with us, whether face-to-face, by phone, e-mail or otherwise); information we collect or generate about you (such as call recordings or information relating to your use of our registration platform); information that we obtain from other sources (for example publicly available sources, such as the press, the electoral register, company registers and online search engines), or information provided by third parties (such as credit reference, fraud prevention or government agencies).

This information may include:

  • personal details such as name, address, date of birth, information obtained during screening and due diligence checks;
  • communications to and from us, and information stored or processed on bank IT systems, databases, and document management systems; and
  • where permitted by law, information relating to criminal convictions or offences and alleged offences for specific and limited activities and purposes, such as to perform checks to prevent and detect crime, to comply with laws relating to money laundering, fraud, terrorist financing, bribery and corruption, and for international sanctions.