Skipton International launches a market leading fixed rate account

Skipton International launches a market leading fixed rate account

6th March 2017

Skipton International is launching a new two-year fixed rate savings account, with a market leading interest rate of 1.40% gross per annum /AER.

The new account, which matures 15 April 2019, is available on balances between £10,000 and £1 million for new and existing offshore savings customers.

Jim Coupe, Managing Director, Skipton International, said: “With a market-leading interest rate, we expect this fixed rate account to be very popular. Skipton International is committed to offering our customers a good return on their savings, and with some of the best rates on the market, our offshore savings accounts constantly deliver that.”

Skipton International won Best Offshore Account Provider 2016 at the Moneyfacts Awards; the third time Skipton has won a Moneyfacts Award, and the bank has been commended, highly commended, or has won an award for the past seven years.

Jim said: “Competitive interest rates are just one factor behind our success as an offshore savings provider. Outstanding levels of customer service and quick, straightforward systems for opening new accounts are areas we invest in through training, development and system improvement, and are all of equal importance.”

The Guernsey-licensed bank offers a range of offshore savings accounts including Notice, Easy Access, and Fixed Rate accounts, to Crown Dependency residents and British expats in over 100 countries around the world.