Moneyfacts in the news - 21.12.15

Monday, 21 December 2015

Moneyfacts’ research and expert comments are always in demand, and in the last seven days, we’ve certainly got around. Here’s a quick overview of where we’ve been in the past week:
Borrowers urged to fix before UK rates rise
12 Days of Christmas: 2015 wrapped up
Santander halves ISA saver rate to just 25p for £100 - how to switch
Innovative finance Isas aim to woo savers with peer-to-peer lending option
Weekly Money: the stories that we noticed 14 to 18 December
Mortgage price war sees launch of record low mortgage rates for medium-sized deposits - so should you get set to fix in 2016?
The Help to Buy mortgage guarantee scheme is boosting high loan-to-value lending
Interest rate rise 'will slay' 200,000 zombie firms
Jeff Salway: Investors win but mortgage costs to rise
FIVE-MINUTE guide to... Maturing one-year pensioner bonds
Blow for savers: Government halves rates on pensioner bonds
NS&I pensioner bond savers see rate slashed
YBS launches new low deposit mortgage
WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH THE HELP TO BUY ISA?
'Cynical' banks and building societies are paying savers less just in case rates rise again
The wisest festive gifts for grandchildren
Silver savers fear unhappy new year
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