View more on these topics

Nationwide launches new fixed rate bonds

Nationwide building society is launching three new fixed rate bonds which replace the previous one, two and three fixed rate offerings.

Nationwide&#39s new one year fixed rate bond pays 5.10 per cent gross per annum / AER of monthly interest of 4.95 per cent gross per year / 5.06 AER. The two year fixed rate pays 5.15 per cent gross per annum / AER or monthly interest of 5 per cent gross per year / 5.12 per cent AER. Finally, the third fixed rate bond pays 5.2 per cent gross per annum / AER or monthly interest of 5.05 per cent gross per annum / 5.17 per cent AER.

The bonds are available now with a minimum investment of £1 and maximum investment of £2m.


FOS zeroes in on time zones

The Financial Ombudsman Service will soon set out the time zones it will use to pinpoint liability for advice given on zero-dividend preference shares. The FOS said earlier this year that it will be adjudicating on zeroes&#39 complaints according to when advice was given. For example, if advice was given in the early stages, the […]

Hair today…

The last week has been totally unrecognisable from anything I experienced up until a month ago when I bade farewell to London for a change of lifestyle in the middle of nowhere in the Kent countryside. I am occasionally joined by a spider in my spacious office in the attic, which I have to climb […]

Singer & Friedlander Cs an opportunity

Singer & Friedlander is offering C shares in the Singer & Friedlander Aim 3 venture capital trust. This VCT was established in 2001,raising £32.99m, It followed the original Singer & Friedlander Aim VCT in 1998 and the second Aim VCT in 2000. The range of three VCTS allows Singer & Freidlander to make larger investments […]

Keydata Investment Services – Keydata Aim VCT

Type: Venture capita trust Aim: Income and growth by investing initially in gilts, other fixed-interest securities and cash, then in unquoted smaller companies listed on Aim Minimum investment: Lump sum £3,000 Closing date: November 30, 2004 Charges: Initial 5%, annual 1.8% Commission: Initial 3% or initial 2.25%, renewal 0.375% Tel: 020 7710 6906


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment


    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm