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Woolwich Cuts Rates on Buy-To-Let Mortgages

Woolwich is tomorrow (July 29th) substantially reducing the interest rates of key buy to let mortgages, with the portfolio lifetime tracker reduced by 0.40 percentage points, and the five year fixed rate mortgage reduced by 0.50 percentage points. Both products will be available at the same rates through intermediaries and direct from the bank.

Coffee Republic Outlets Go Contactless

Following a successful trial across five of its London outlets, Coffee Republic will be phasing in Barclaycard Business contactless technology, OneTouch, in all 16 company owned coffee bars across the UK. In addition, Barclaycard Business is in discussion

Board Change

Barclays PLC and Barclays Bank PLC ("Barclays") today announce the following change to their Boards. Gary Hoffman, Vice Chairman, Barclays has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer by the Board of Northern Rock plc. He will commence his new r

Woolwich launches market leading fixed and tracker mortgages

Woolwich is cutting rates on its fixed rate mortgages by as much as 0.35 percentage points as lower SWAP rates continue to benefit the fixed rate market. Its ten year fix will fall below six per cent to 5.94 per cent making it a market leading rate, whils

Online security vidcast is the latest move in fraud fight

Barclays fight against online fraud continues with a new ‘vidcast’ advising people how to keep themselves safe online. The five minute video is available to watch at where viewers are also invited to post their comments including