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easyJet founder Stelios aims to shake up financial services with Isa launch

Saturday, 24 February 2018 | News

The founder of easyJet has launched a new brand in the personal finance market, offering an Innovative Finance Isa (IF Isa) to investors.

More than 100,000 sign up for Lifetime Isas

Friday, 23 February 2018 | News

More than 100,000 people have opened a Lifetime Isa (Lisa), with Skipton Building Society alone enticing almost 65,000 customers to open a cash version of the Lisa.

Savings update: Funding scheme closure set to boost interest rates

Tuesday, 20 February 2018 | News

Rates are expected to tick upwards this year, experts say. The ending of the Term Funding scheme next week and the prospect of a rise in base rate later this year augurs well for savers. 

Savings update: Challenger banks continue to push rates up

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 | News

Challenger banks continue to push rates up from their rock-bottom levels....

Inflation unchanged at 3% - has it reached its peak?

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 | News

The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) measure of inflation remains unchanged at 3% in the year to January 2018, the Office for National Statistics’ (ONS) latest data reveals.

Lifetime Isa market bolstered by OneFamily launch

Wednesday, 07 February 2018 | News

The Lifetime Isa (Lisa) market has expanded with the arrival of a new provider, OneFamily.

Savings update: The best rates in February 2018

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 | News

Rates on taxable easy-access are edging up.

Savers urged to cash in on Help to Buy Isa transfer loophole

Thursday, 01 February 2018 | News

Help to Buy Isa customers who wish to transfer their cash into a Lifetime Isa (Lisa) have one month left to ensure their transfer goes ahead in this tax year and they maximise their government bonus.

Savings update: Easy access rates continue to rise

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 | News

Cash Isa rates continue to edge up.

Virgin Money unveils table-topping easy access Isa

Monday, 29 January 2018 | News

Virgin Money has launched a market-leading easy access Cash Isa, paying 1.21% to savers.