Moneyfacts in the news - 08.02.16

Monday, 8 February 2016

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:
Volatile markets and low interest rates - what’s new?
Buy-to-let rates fall as tax surcharge looms
On fire: As bridging lending reaches £4bn, how much further can it grow?
Now is the time to switch mortgages and save thousands
Help your teens learn to save: top tips
Half a million landlords set to sell amid George Osborne's tax grab
Challengers step up the incentives to switch accounts
Britain's best savers revealed: Londoners put away over £1,000 a month - four times as much as those in the North East
Jeff Salway: Record low Isa rates new blow for savers
Savers' spiral of misery as rates fall to record lows: Average interest on bonds and ISAs dropped to just 1.32% in December
Buy-to-let rates fall further
Mortgage deals get cheaper after Bank of England postpones rate rise
Junior ISAs: Best rates and how to transfer your Child Trust Fund
Landlord confidence in buy-to-let market falls to record low – NLA
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