Best savings rates
Saturday 11 January 1997
Portman BS 01202 292444 Instant Access Instant pounds 100 4.70 Year
Bank of Scotland 0500 804804 Instant Access Savings Instant pounds 5,000 5.13 Month
Bank of Scotland 0500 804804 Instant Access Savings Instant pounds 10,000 5.60 Month
Direct Line 0181 667 1121 Instant Savings Instant pounds 50,000 5.75 Year
Teachers' BS 01202 887171 Bullion Postal pounds 500 4.80 1/2 Year
Melton Mowbray BS 01664 480214 Postal Direct Postal pounds 1,000 5.60 Year
Sun Banking Corporation 01438 744500 Direct Postal Postal pounds 5,000 5.75 Year
Northern Rock BS 0500 505000 Select Instant Postal pounds 5,000 6.25 Year
NOTICE ACCOUNTS & BONDS
Chelsea BS 0800.132351 POST-tel 20 20 day P pounds 5,000 6.05 Year
First National BS 01232 314050 High Yield 30 day pounds 25,000 6.45 Year
Northern Rock BS 0500 505000 Select 60 60 day P pounds 10,000 6.50 Year
Leeds & Holbeck BS 0113 225 7777 Postal Bonus 30/4/98 P pounds 10,000 7.00 Maturity
Kleinwort Benson 0800 317477 HICA Instant pounds 2,500 5.20 Month
Investec Bank (UK) 0171 626 0879 HICA 5000 Instant pounds 5,000 5.25 Month
Halifax BS 01422 335333 Asset Reserve Instant pounds 10,000 4.25 Quarter
Chelsea BS 0800 717515 Classic Postal Instant pounds 10,000 4.50 Year
FIXED RATE BONDS
Portman BS 0800 663663 Fixed Interest Bond 1 Year pounds 500 6.60F Maturity
Bristol & West BS 0800 202121 Year Plus Fixed Rate 1/5/98 pounds 5,000 7.00F Maturity
Birmingham Midshires 0645 720721 Fixed Rate Bond 2 Year pounds 50,000 7.05F Year
Coventry BS 0345 665522 Fixed Rate Bond 30/11/99 pounds 1,000 7.30F Year
Sun Banking Corp 01438 744505 Fixed Rate TESSA 5 years pounds 8,575 7.50F Year
NatWest Bank 0800 200400 Fixed Rate TESSA 5 years pounds 5,000 7.45F Year
Investec Bank (UK) 0171 626 0879 5 years pounds 9,000 7.20 Year
Birmingham Midshires 0645 720721 Inflation Beater 5 years pounds 1,000 7.00 Year
Sun Banking Corporation 01438 744505 Fixed Rate TESSA 5 years pounds 9,000 7.50F Year
NatWest Bank 0800 200400 Fixed Rate TESSA 5 years pounds 5,000 7.45F Year
National Counties BS 01372 747771 5 years pounds 9,000 7.20 Year
West Bromwich BS 0990 143668 5 years pounds 250 7.00 Year
GUARANTEED INCOME BONDS (net)
Financial Assurance 0181 3803388 1 year pounds 5,000 5.30FN Year
Pinnacle Insurance 0181 207 9007 2 year pounds 3,000 5.90FN Year
Hambro Assured 0800 838020 3 years pounds 20,000 6.05FN Year
Hambro Assured 0800 838020 4 years pounds 10,000 6.25FN Year
Hambro Assured 0800 838020 5 years pounds 50,000 6.45FN Year
OFFSHORE ACCOUNTS (gross)
N'castle Bank Gibraltar 00 350 76168 Nova Access Instant pounds 25,000 6.30 Year
Northern Rock, Guern 01481 714600 Offshore 30 30 day pounds 10,000 6.55 Year
Birmingham Mids Guern 01481 700680 Offsore Fixed 31/1/98 pounds 5,000 6.85F Maturity
Northern Rock, Guern 01481 714600 Millennium Bond 1/1/00 pounds 10,000 7.50F Year
NATIONAL SAVINGS ACCOUNTS (gross)
Investment Accounts 1 month pounds 20 4.75 Year
pounds 500 5.25 Year
pounds 25,000 5.50 Year
Income Bonds 3 months pounds 2,000 6.00 Month
pounds 25,000 6.25 Month
Capital Bond Series J 5 years pounds 100 6.65F Maturity
First Option Bonds 12 months pounds 1,000 6.00F Year
pounds 20,000 6.25F Year
Pensioner's G'teed Income Bond Series 3 5 year pounds 500 7.00F Month
NS Certificates (tax-free) 43rd issue 5 year pounds 100 5.35F Maturity
9th Index linked 5 year pounds 100 2.50+rpi Maturity
Children's Bond Issue H 5 year pounds 25 6.75F Maturity
P post only F fixed rate
N net rate A All withdrawals subject ot 30 day loss of interest All rates are shown gross and are subject to change without notice. Source: MONEYFACTS 01692 500677. 9 January 1997
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