A fixed interest rate account for savers who have £100,000 or more to put away for one year.
Please read the summary box before applying.
Earn 1.00% gross/AER fixed interest on balances of £1 or more for one year from account opening.
Your interest is paid 12 months after you open the account.
No. This account has a fixed rate of interest so the rate won't change during the term.
For example, if you deposit £100000.00 when you open the account, after 12 months you will have a balance of £101000.00 after interest is paid.
This account can be opened and managed:
Bear in mind:
You can’t make withdrawals from this account but you can close the account early by visiting one of our branches with a counter. Bear in mind that if you close the account before the end of the one year term, you’ll be charged the equivalent of 90 days’ gross interest. This means you may get back less than you put in.
Gross rate means we won’t deduct tax from the interest we pay on money in your account. It’s your responsibility to pay any tax you may owe to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).
AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate. Whenever you see an advert for a savings account which shows an interest rate, you will see the AER. This means you can use the AER to compare accounts. It shows what the interest rate would be if your interest was paid and compounded once each year.
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You can open an account if:
Please read the summary box and the terms and conditions (PDF) before you start.
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