News from Skipton International

UK property ownership by overseas individuals triples

17th November 2021
Ownership of properties in England and Wales by non-UK citizens has tripled since 2010 from 88,000 to nearly 250,000, according to new analysis by the Centre for Public Data*. Over 247,000 properties…

Skipton Swimarathon celebrates achievements

4th November 2021
The Skipton Swimarathon has recognised the hard work and fundraising efforts of the corporate and club teams which took part in the community swimming event. Platinum, gold, silver and bronze awards…

No sign of a UK Buy-To-Let mortgage slowdown in sight

2nd November 2021
Skipton International, the Guernsey-licensed bank which has just achieved a record mortgage pipeline for October, says that applications - particularly for UK Buy-To-Let properties - are soaring. hot…

Make a splash at the Guernsey Boxing Day Dip

26th October 2021
Skipton International has announced a brand-new partnership with the Guernsey Cheshire Home to sponsor the popular annual Boxing Day Dip. Over 3,000 swimmers turned out on Cobo beach last year, many…

Egg-cellent results for cancer charities

19th October 2021
Cancer charities have benefited from the baking skills of staff at Skipton’s headquarters in Guernsey, with a hefty £2,000 being raised at a recent cake bake. Colleagues used the national Coffee a…

Personal tragedy leads to Talking Benches

18th October 2021
After an extremely challenging 18 months, many people across the islands are still feeling socially isolated.  This isolation can have many causes and affects all ages.  It is well known to…

Exceptional year for Skipton Swimarathon

13th October 2021
Those that took part in the Skipton Swimarathon were honoured at a special awards presentation last night at Beau Sejour, with Dr Nicola Brink handing out the trophies. The Outreach Stars won the RG…

Skipton International joins UNEP Finance Initiative

5th October 2021
Skipton International has become the first Channel Island organisation in the banking sector to commit to the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), further strengthening…

Skipton Swimarathon breaks all records

4th October 2021
The Skipton Swimarathon has once again rallied the Guernsey community to raise a record-breaking amount of money for charity. 2,500 swimmers’ efforts are set to raise in excess of £80,000. The the…

Skipton named as finalist in prestigious Moneyfacts Awards

4th October 2021
Skipton International has been announced as a finalist in this year’s Moneyfacts Awards in the ‘ Best Offshore Savings Bank ’ category. Previous winners in these awards include Virgin Money and…

10 years of bringing the Island together through art

13th September 2021
With the Skipton Big Ideas exhibition due to open in October of this year, Skipton International will be celebrating a decade in partnership with ArtHouse Jersey. The corporate collaboration has one…

Skipton deliver good news to savers

9th September 2021
Skipton International, the Guernsey licensed offshore savings and mortgage bank, is delivering good news to savers with the launch of its new sterling savings products which offer higher interest a a…

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