State Savings Interest Rates 2019

3-year Savings Bond (Issue 17)  1% fixed-rate  (AER 0.33%) 4-year National Solidarity Bond (Issue 6)  2% fixed-rate  (AER 0.5%) 5 -year Savings Certificate (Issue 22)  5% fixed-rate  (AER 0.98%) 10-year National Solidarity Bond (Issue 5) :  16% fixed-rate (AER 1.5%) (Was previously 30% when launched ) (AER is the Annual Equivalent Rate. The AER quoted […]
Continue reading…

 

Interest Reductions on State Savings

The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has today announced  new issues of State Savings products with lower  interest rates. The new rates will only apply to new purchases that are registered from Sunday 5 October 2014 and will have no effect on previous issues of fixed rate products. You can see the updated list of […]
Continue reading…

 

State Savings Interest Rates Reduced

Most of the state savings products offered by the NTMA (National Treasury Management Agency)  have had their interest rates reduced this week. The lower rates only apply to  new purchases made from June 3rd .  If you already hold  Savings Bonds, Savings Certificates, Instalment Savings or National Solidarity Bonds – your interest rate will not […]
Continue reading…

 

What’s Happening with the Bank Guarantee?

Next week (28th March ) the   Eligible Liabilities Guarantee is ending – this is the one that covers most deposits over €100,000. We wrote about the possible ending of this guarantee back in Nov 2012 The Dept of Finance said that the ELG will end  for  all new liabilities (deposits) from midnight on the […]
Continue reading…