With Bank Base Rate remaining at an all time low, savers are having to make their money work harder than ever before.
(PRWeb UK) June 17, 2010
Santander is pleased to announce that from Thursday, 17 June, they are launching a new best buy one year fixed rate savings bond for savers wanting to lock in a competitive return. The bond is for customers bringing in money from outside Santander. It is a limited offer that is due to be withdrawn on 30 June and may be withdrawn earlier – without notice – if available funds are used up before then.
*Please see file attachment for 1 Year Fixed Rate Bond details
Reza Attar-Zadeh, Director of Savings and Investments at Santander “With Bank Base Rate remaining at an all time low, savers are having to make their money work harder than ever before. This latest one year offering will help savers to maximise returns without the need to lock their money away for the long term. The bond is only available to customers bringing new money to Santander and may be withdrawn if sold out so we urge savers to act fast to secure these great rates”.
Customers can apply either by visiting any local branch or by contacting Santander by telephone on 0800 234 6065 while stocks last.
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Notes to editors
Bond available for new money only
Banco Santander (SAN.MC, STD.N, BNC.LN) is a retail and commercial bank, based in Spain, with presence in 10 main markets. At the end of 2008, Santander was the largest bank in the euro zone by market capitalization and third in the world by profit.
In the UK, Santander operates two retail businesses – Santander, which was formed out of the Abbey and Bradford & Bingley retail network, and Alliance & Leicester. Together they have over 1300 branches, around 4,500 cash machines and they provide a full range of bank accounts, corporate banking services, personal loans and savings products to 25 million customers.
Alliance & Leicester will become known as Santander by the end of 2010.
For more information please visit http://www.santander.co.uk
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