Britannia Building Society is offering a mortgage capped for the first two years at 4.9 per cent. Benefits include 12 months free unemployment cover and a cash bonus every year under the society's profit-sharing scheme. The mortgage is Mig-free for customers with a 10 per cent deposit.
The loan reverts to Britannia's variable rate of 7.39 per cent after the capped period.
Canada Life is to offer its annuity growth account policyholders access to two Fidelity funds. The AGA allows policyholders to defer the purchase of a lifetime annuity past the age of 75. Canada Life says IFA feedback shows they like having more choice when investing in the AGA and the agreement with Fidelity is the first of many deals it plans to announce in the coming months.