Savers can take a punt on Brexit outcome with new building society bond

Monday, 19 June 2017 | News

Family Building Society is giving savers the opportunity to take a punt on the outcome of Brexit with two new Brexit bonds.

Keep your finances strong and stable post election

Friday, 16 June 2017 | Article

After the shock result of the General Election, which saw the Conservatives ‘win’ but without the majority they needed, the economic and political outlook for the UK is looking anything but ‘strong and stable’.

How stocks and shares can help you beat inflation in 2017

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Article

Choosing which investments will create the best return has always been a challenge.

Fund briefing: global bonds

Tuesday, 11 April 2017 | Article

Global bonds might not seem terribly exciting but they can play an important role for the average investor – especially those with larger portfolios that are seeking balance and diversification.

Autumn Statement 2016: NS&I to launch new bond paying 2.2%

Wednesday, 23 November 2016 | News

One of the rabbits pulled out of chancellor Philip Hammond’s hat is the announcement of a new market-leading three-year savings bond.

London Property Bond offers 8% interest for five years

Friday, 03 June 2016 | News

London Property Bonds has launched a mini-bond promising to pay 8% for five years.

Government slashes Pensioner Bond returns

Tuesday, 15 December 2015 | News

Savers who purchased one-year ‘Pensioner Bonds’ from National Savings & Investments (NS&I) will see interest rates plummet when the products start maturing in January.

Pensioner bonds set to expire, but who offers the next best rates?

Tuesday, 08 December 2015 | News

Savers who purchased generous government bonds exclusively available to those aged 65-plus at the start of the year will face a difficult decision in January as the one-year 'pensioner bonds' mature.

Should you invest in fixed income?

Wednesday, 23 September 2015 | Article

Investment Association statistics illustrate the point with the data revealing they were the worst-selling area for the second consecutive month in June with a net retail outflow of £198 million - the largest outflow since...

A guide to mini bonds

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 | Article

They are being touted as the next great investment opportunity. Mini bonds are the latest craze to hit the UK and have caused great excitement at a time when returns from traditional asset classes are pretty lacklustre.