18 April 19

People with purpose adThe Co-operative Bank has refreshed its image with a new campaign based on the notion of 'People with Purpose', and led with a TV ad you can view here

17 September 18

Andrew BesterThe Co-op Bank has named Andrew Besteras its new Chief Executive. This news was followed by an announcement that the bank’s chief finance officer will also be stepping down.

30 April 14

Kelly ReviewIn July 2013 Sir Christopher Kelly was appointed to conduct a review into the failings that led to the problems in the Co-operative Bank in 2013, and so to its eventual take over by private investors and hedge funds.

Commenting on the report published 30 April 2014, Sir Christopher said: “This report tells a sorry story of failings in management and governance on many levels.... The roots of the shortfall lie in a merger between the Bank and the Britannia Building Society which should probably never have happened. "