NatWest Fixed Rate Bonds

Account
Habib Bank Zurich 1 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.85%
Gross/AER
Term
1 Year
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
Access Bank 2 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.90%
Gross/AER
Term
2 Years
Minimum Deposit
£5,000
Account
RCI Bank 3 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.95%
Gross/AER
Term
3 Years
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
RCI Bank 4 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
1.00%
Gross/AER
Term
4 Years
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
RCI Bank 5 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
1.05%
Gross/AER
Term
5 Years
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
Habib Bank Zurich 1 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.85%
Gross/AER
Term
1 Year
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
Access Bank 1 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.80%
Gross/AER
Term
1 Year
Minimum Deposit
£5,000
Account
RCI Bank 1 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.60%
Gross/AER
Term
1 Year
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
Habib Bank Zurich 6 Month Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.50%
Gross/AER
Term
6 Months
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
Hodge Bank 18 Month Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.45%
Gross/AER
Term
18 Months
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
Access Bank 2 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.90%
Gross/AER
Term
2 Years
Minimum Deposit
£5,000
Account
RCI Bank 2 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.80%
Gross/AER
Term
2 Years
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
Halifax 2 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.40%
Gross/AER
Term
2 Years
Minimum Deposit
£500
Account
RCI Bank 3 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.95%
Gross/AER
Term
3 Years
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
Access Bank 3 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
0.95%
Gross/AER
Term
3 Years
Minimum Deposit
£5,000
Account
RCI Bank 5 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
1.05%
Gross/AER
Term
5 Years
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Account
RCI Bank 4 Year Fixed Rate Bond
Interest Rate
1.00%
Gross/AER
Term
4 Years
Minimum Deposit
£1,000
Plan Name

Investec FTSE 100 3 Year Deposit Plan

Maximum Potential Return
6.6%
at end of term
Term
3 years
ISA Option

Deposit Taker: Investec Bank plc

Important Information: This is a structured deposit plan and is capital protected. There is a risk that the company backing the plan or any company associated with the plan may be unable to repay your initial investment and any returns stated. In this event you may be entitled to compensation from the  Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), depending on your individual circumstances. In addition, you may not get back the full amount of your initial investment if the plan is not held for the full term.

Plan Name

Investec FTSE 100 6 Year Deposit Plan

Maximum Potential Return
20%
at end of term
Term
6 years
ISA Option

Deposit Taker: Investec Bank plc

Important Information: This is a structured deposit plan and is capital protected. There is a risk that the company backing the plan or any company associated with the plan may be unable to repay your initial investment and any returns stated. In this event you may be entitled to compensation from the  Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), depending on your individual circumstances. In addition, you may not get back the full amount of your initial investment if the plan is not held for the full term.

Plan Name

Investec FTSE 100 3 Year Defensive Deposit Plan

Maximum Potential Return
5.25%
at end of term
Term
3 years
ISA Option

Deposit Taker: Investec Bank plc

Important Information: This is a structured deposit plan and is capital protected. There is a risk that the company backing the plan or any company associated with the plan may be unable to repay your initial investment and any returns stated. In this event you may be entitled to compensation from the  Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), depending on your individual circumstances. In addition, you may not get back the full amount of your initial investment if the plan is not held for the full term.

Plan Name

Investec FTSE 100 6 Year Defensive Deposit Plan

Fixed Return
13.5%
if FTSE higher, 4.5% if lower
Term
6 years
ISA Option

Deposit Taker: Investec Bank plc

Important Information: This is a structured deposit plan and is capital protected. There is a risk that the company backing the plan or any company associated with the plan may be unable to repay your initial investment and any returns stated. In this event you may be entitled to compensation from the  Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), depending on your individual circumstances. In addition, you may not get back the full amount of your initial investment if the plan is not held for the full term.

NatWest Fixed Rate Bonds

If you have some money you can afford to lock away to earn interest for a predefined period of time then a NatWest fixed rate bond could be the savings solution for you.

Before you decide however you can use the table above to compare different savings options from various providers to see if you can decide which one fits your circumstances best.

NatWest fixed rate bonds features

  • Choice of 1 or two year terms
  • Minimum opening deoposit of £5,000
  • Maximum deposit of £500,000
  • 14 day cooling off period where you can cancel your account without an early closure charge
  • Need to be aged 16 years or over
  • Interest paid monthly

The NatWest fixed rate bond does offer early closure however at a charge of 90 days interest and you need to provide 35 days notice.

As by their very nature bonds require you lock away savings for a predefined period of time, before you invest in one you may want to consider other alternatives as well to decide what you feel would be best for you as well as shopping around to find out about the different fixed rate bonds available.

Capital Protected Deposit Plan

Potential 27% after 6 years 

Return paid if the FTSE 100 rises by any amount after 6 years

  • Equivalent to 4.5% per year
  • 6 year term
  • Original capital back no matter how well the FTSE 100 Index performs
  • Available as cash ISA, non ISA or ISA transfer
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Santander 123 Current Account

Earn 1.00% AER Fixed Interest for up to £20,000

  • 1.00% AER (variable) payable on your entire balance up to £20,000
  • Up to 3% cashback on household bills
  • Must pay a minimum of £500 into the account each month
  • Monthly fee of £5
  • Mobile app

Our view: With this current account you get 1.00% AER on the first £20,000 of your cash. To qualify you will need to pay in £500 pm (Equates to a £6,000 pa salary) . Additionally you can gain up to 3% cashback on household bills – 1% on water, council tax bills and Santander mortgage payments, 2% on gas and electricity bills, and 3% on mobile phone, home phone, broadband and paid-for TV packages.  The account has full savings FSCS protection.

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