Xero Accounting Software

The Cumberland has partnered with Xero Accounting Software to help you manage your accounts


If you have a Cumberland Business current account you can sign up for the Xero direct bank feed and have your transactions sent automatically to your Xero account, every working day. This will give you an up to date view of your financial position and save you time reconciling your accounts
Connect to your accounts
Connect to your accounts

Automated feeds import all your bank account, credit card and PayPal transactions directly into your accounting software

Accounting dashboard
Accounting dashboard

The Dashboard provides a complete view of your business financials. See real-time bank balances, invoices, bills and expense claims

Online invoicing
Online invoicing

Create and send custom invoices within your accounting software. Payments, returns and credits are tracked automatically


Your data is sent using an encrypted connection directly between the Cumberland and Xero. No other third parties are involved


Cumberland business current accounts and business savings accounts can be sent in the direct bank feed


Unlike some other banks, the Cumberland doesn’t charge you for using this service. You may have to pay subscription fees to Xero

The App

Using the Xero app, businesses have all their financial data at their fingertips with the ability to reconcile any accounts as well as create smart reports and invoices


A simple sign up process with Xero provides the authority for The Cumberland to send business banking and business savings account transaction information direct, every working day. Businesses can also provide their accountant or bookkeeper with access to financial information via the online interface, allowing them to work together with their accountants to closely manage financial performance
How long before I start to receive the feed?

Once you’re set up, your transactions will appear in Xero every working day morning (Monday – Saturday) for as long as you want to receive them

What about historical transactions?

Transactions from before you had the feed in place won’t be sent to Xero, you’ll need to input these manually

How do I start using the direct bank feed?

Setting up is simple – just visit the Xero website

Xero website
Christine Bushby | Senior Business Specialist

We’re proud to be the only building society in the UK to offer a business bank account, and now we can offer our business customers direct feed integration into Xero, which significantly enhances our already innovative business banking platform

Christine Bushby | Senior Business Specialist


Xero queries

If you have questions about the Xero software or need technical advice regarding your direct bank feed, please email bankfeeds@xero.com

Email Xero
Account queries

If you have queries about your Cumberland accounts or the transactions showing in your Xero account, please telephone the Contact Team on 01228 403 141

Get In Touch
How do I cancel my direct bank feed?

Please email bankfeeds@xero.com to request that your feed be stopped

Email Xero