Sometimes, you may need to offer financial guarantees or standby letters of credit to other financial institutions or third parties to support your personal, corporate or trade-related activities.
As part of our credit services, Barclays can provide financial guarantees secured against the assets that you hold with us. These may be cash deposits, bonds, equities or other types of securities.
We offer guarantees in a standard, internationally agreed format that’s individually tailored to your needs, including:
- Tender guarantees
- Performance guarantees
- Advance payment guarantees
- Retention money guarantees
- Maintenance guarantees
What we offer
Financial guarantees are available for £30,000 and upwards in any major currency. They are issued for any period up to a year, with longer terms available on request.
All are available in an individual name, the name of corporate entities, or the name of trust structures, depending on your requirements.
Find out more about our financial guarantees
To learn more about how Barclays could help you, please contact us and we'll be in touch as soon as possible.
The products and services described on this page are provided by the following companies, which are part of Barclays: Barclays Stockbrokers Limited in England & Wales, Barclays Bank PLC in England & Wales, Barclays Bank (Suisse) SA in Switzerland, Barclays Private Bank & Trust Limited in Jersey, Barclays Private Clients International Limited in Isle of Man. For further information on these companies and Barclays please read the Important Information. Each Barclays company reserves the right to make a final determination on whether or not you are eligible for any particular product or service.