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Bank of England

Is TSB about to become the next bank to slash current account savings rates?

It appears the bank is reviewing the 5% rate it pays out to savers on its best-buy Classic Plus account

31 August 2016

Just five big mortgage lenders commit to cutting their SVRs after base rate drop

Mortgage providers appear reluctant to commit to reducing their standard variable rate following the base rate cut

4 August 2016

Bank of England cuts base rate to 0.25% – what it means for you

The Bank of England has cut the base rate for the first time in more than seven years, reducing it to 0.25%

4 August 2016

Santander slashes savings rates amid ongoing 123 speculation

Rates on two different Santander products have been cut this week as customers continue to wonder if more are to come

3 August 2016

Negative interest rates for personal banking customers unlikely despite warning to commercial clients

The prospect of personal customers receiving negative interest rates is unlikely, despite a warning to business clients

26 July 2016

Bank of England holds base rate at 0.5%

The Bank of England has held the base rate at 0.5% – despite predictions it would cut it

14 July 2016

Millions of Barclaycard and Lloyds credit card customers face higher interest rates

Barclaycard and Lloyds' credit card customers will have their interest rates linked to the Bank of England base rate

20 November 2015

Bag a cheap mortgage deal now, despite interest rate rise delay

Interest rates may not rise until 2017, but mortgage borrowers should still consider securing a cheaper deal now

9 November 2015

UK house prices rise to record high, says Halifax

House prices rose to a record high of £205,000 on average in October, according to the Halifax House Price Index

5 November 2015

Check your mortgage rate today as fixed rates have fallen to lowest-ever level

The Bank of England governor last week said the 0.5% base rate could rise which could mean low mortgage rates jump

22 July 2015

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