ECB Interest Rate Cut by 0.5% to 2%

As expected - the ECB cut interest rates today by 0.5% . The cut means that rates are now at just 2%. The new rate comes into effect on Jan 21st 2009. The cut was widely predicted by ...
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Deposit Rates Falling

AIB , First Active and Ulster Bank have reduced rates on some of their savings accounts - as expected following recent ECB cuts. The First Active e-savings rate of 5.22% is cut to 4.75%. Ulster have dropped their ...
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Are your Savings Accounts Safe?

In recent months there have been rumours of banks in trouble . After Northern Rock's problems last year - savers are finding out that the money they have in deposit accounts may not be as safe as they ...
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AIB raises savings rates

Allied Irish Bank has increased several of their savings rates from today (15th July). The two best rates they offer now are 5.25% on their online savings account and 10.25% on the Parent Saver account. AIB have also ...
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EBS launch new 7.25% Interest Account for Regular Savers

The new EBS Optimise Flexible Savings Plan has an interest rate of 7.25% E.A.R* They promise that the interest rate will be a minimum of 3.25% over European Central Bank (ECB) until 01/06/2009, thereafter the rate will not ...
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Anglo Irish 8% Interest on New Regular Saver

Anglo Irish Bank have launched a New Regular "Annual" Saver Account paying 8% gross/AER/ (variable). The rate is guaranteed to be at least ECB + 2% for the term. The new account is only available for 12 months ...
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