News from Skipton International

Why corporate partnerships matter

10th May 2021
The word ‘sponsorship’ has become dated in the corporate world, reserved instead for schoolchildren’s walks and personal challenges. In its place has risen a more close-knit partnership, where…

Surge of Hong Kong residents investing in UK Buy-To-Let

4th May 2021
Skipton International, the Guernsey-licensed bank, has seen a huge increase in demand from Hong Kong residents purchasing UK Buy-To Let properties. In the first quarter of 2021, mortgage completions…

Skipton Swimarathon names 2021 beneficiaries

27th April 2021
The Priaulx Premature Baby Foundation (PPBF) and Citizen’s Advice Guernsey (CA) will be the joint beneficiaries of this year’s Skipton Swimarathon, as they look to promote greater awareness of to…

Skipton announces reduced UK Buy-To-Let rates

20th April 2021
Skipton International has announced that it has reduced its UK Buy-To-Let rates for loans under £250,000. The reduction of 0.50% applies to both Fixed and Tracker mortgages. The reductions offer for…

Skipton optimised project reporting with Troupa

31st March 2021
Skipton International has shown its ongoing support of local business by implementing a Guernsey-developed IT solution to help them track their growing portfolio of projects. Skipton’s success has…

Skipton exceeds sustainability goals in its latest report

29th March 2021
Skipton International has released its Sustainability Report for 2020 which saw the Guernsey mortgage and savings bank exceed many of its original goals under the cloud of the recent pandemic. This a…

Skipton International announces new Chair

22nd March 2021
Skipton International has announced the appointment of Bobby Ndawula as its new Chair. Bobby joins Shelagh Mason, Mark Bright and Tom Quigley, all Non-Executive Directors on the Skipton Board, Jim is…

Buy-To-Let lending criteria extended by Skipton International

19th March 2021
Skipton International, the Guernsey-licensed bank, has announced that its Buy-To-Let mortgage lending criteria on UK property has been extended to a 75% loan to value (previously 70%) on all loans up…

The Skipton Cup 2021 is announced

19th March 2021
The bank-sponsored football tournament between FC Isle of Man and Guernsey FC, will take place on Saturday 17 July at The Bowl, Douglas, Isle of Man, with the deciding leg taking place in Guernsey on…

Ten years at the helm

15th March 2021
By Jim Coupe, Managing Director, Skipton International This month I’m celebrating an important ten-year anniversary. It’s a major milestone and it’s with my employer, Skipton International. Ten…

Skipton International welcomes Stamp Duty Holiday extension

3rd March 2021
Skipton International has welcomed today’s announcement by Chancellor Rishi Sunak that the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) holiday has been extended to 30 June. The government’s stamp duty holiday was…

Skipton supports this year’s Rock to Rocque

1st March 2021
The Skipton Community Fund , the charitable arm of Guernsey-registered bank, Skipton International, is pleased to be supporting this year’s Rock to Rocque family cycle ride in Guernsey, which funds…

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