Proposed Merger

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The Boards of the Holmesdale Building Society and Skipton Building Society have recently announced their agreement in principle to merge the two societies. This page is to provide members with early information about the proposed merger and answer some frequently asked questions you may have. Full details of the proposed merger and what it will mean for Holmesdale’s members, together with details as to how Holmesdale’s members can vote on the merger proposal, will be sent to Holmesdale’s members eligible to vote, in June 2018. Skipton has received consent from the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) to approve the proposed merger by Board resolution.

About Skipton Building Society

Skipton, which has its head office based in Skipton, North Yorkshire, is the UK’s fourth largest society with over 919,000 customers, 87 branches and total assets of £21bn as at 31 December 2017.