Rus News Journal

English rates have gone down

Events “ black " environment; on September, 16th, when the course of the British currency has sharply fallen also pound sterling has been deduced from the European currency mechanism (European Currency Mechanism), should affect level of interest rates. Since September, 22nd all leading English banks amicably declared decrease in the base rate (Base Rate) with 10 to 9 %. After this, naturally, have gone down approximately on 1 % and rates under savings accounts. There is a fear that decrease in rates will proceed. For today of the rate in leading English banks make:

Barclays Bank PLC

Cчет Barclays Select
from above 2. 000 pounds sterling 6,6 %*
from above 10. 000 pounds sterling of 7,6 %
from above 25. 000 pounds sterling of 7,9 %
from above 50. 000 pounds sterling of 8,5 %

Capital Advantage Account
from above 10. 000 pounds sterling of 7 %
from above 25. 000 pounds sterling of 7,5 %
from above 50. 000 pounds sterling of 8 %

Lloyds Bank PLC
Investment Account
from above 5. 000 pounds sterling of 6,0 %
from above 10. 000 pounds sterling of 7,5 %
from above 25. 000 pounds sterling of 7,7 %
from above 50. 000 pounds sterling of 8,0 %

Midland Bank PLC
Exchequer Account
cвыше 5. 000 pounds sterling of 7,13 %
from above 10. 000 pounds sterling of 7,86 %
from above 25. 000 pounds sterling of 8,1 %
from above 50. 000 pounds sterling of 8,82 %

National Westminster Bank PLC
Crown Reserve Account
from above 2. 000 pounds sterling of 7,125 %
from above 10. 000 pounds sterling of 7,625 %
from above 25. 000 pounds sterling of 8,0 %
from above 50. 000 pounds sterling of 8,25 %
*Приводятся rates - gross (Gross Rate), that is rates to a tax deduction. Rates - net (Net Rate) on 1,1 - 1,2 % more low. The tax English residents pay only. Foreigners receive percent on the rate - gross if will present to bank the written statement that pay the tax in other country.