The Finance Industry is a major part of Gibraltar’s economy. When you pass any UK high street bank, call to mind that it is likely to have a presence in Gibraltar too. Barclays, Lloyds, RBS.NatWest.
Gibraltar based banks with names not familiar in UK but with a presence in London are:
1. Jskye Bank Ltd: Website here, with full history. A big Danish bank with offices in Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, France, Switzerland [to close in 2015?] and Gibraltar. The London address is given as Jutland House, 10-12 Alie Street, London E1 8DE ( that’s Aldgate),
And, for interest, 47 Barclay Square was once the home of William Pitt’s older brother (John Pitt, the 2nd Earl of Chatham). . William Pitt himself often stayed here. Full story here. William Pitt [1759 –1806] became Britain’s youngest Prime Minister at the age of 24.