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Baring Asset Management introduces the Strategic Bond Fund

Baring Asset Management, the international investment management firm, has announced it has converted the Baring Global Bond Trust into a more flexible fixed income product – the Baring Strategic Bond Fund.

Oil price sell-off: The winners and losers as crude tanks

The oil price fell below $80 a barrel last week amid fears that increasing supply, driven by US shale production, would outstrip demand in a low growth environment.

Leeds Building Society to withdraw 10 year bond after strong demand

Leeds Building Society will withdraw its long-term monthly income bond with effect from close of business on Thursday, 14th August, after seeing strong demand for the unique product.

Investing in the bamboo boom

Emerald Knight, the ethical investment specialist, has delivered its second fixed annual return of between 4.55% and 6.00%, depending on the size of the initial investment, to investors in its exclusive asset-backed bamboo bond.

New guaranteed investment range from Teachers Assurance

Teachers Assurance has launched two new investment products, in response to feedback from its Research Panel.

Barclays launches new Regular Income Bond

Barclays Wealth has launched a new Regular Income Bond, which offers investors a monthly income of 6% per annum equivalent for six years with capital repayment at maturity dependant on the performance of the FTSE 100.

Ascentric launches Offshore Bond

Independent wrap platform Ascentric announces the launch of the ‘Ascentric Offshore Bond'.

Skipton relaunches popular International Reserve Bonds

Skipton International has relaunched its popular 1 and 2 Year International Reserve Bonds with an enhanced interest rate structure, particularly the monthly interest options.

Skipton International Reserve Bond pays 3.00%

Skipton International Limited has launched a new 1 year International Reserve Bond paying 3.00% gross/AER per annum.

Legal & General Inflation Protected Deposit Bond 2

Legal & General has launched a second product in its range of innovative retail prices index (RPI) linked savings plans designed to offer investors the potential to protect their capital from inflation.

Tesco Bank Retail Bond exceeds target once again

Tesco Bank has closed the book on its second Retail Bond, taking orders of £60 million.

Northern Rock offers inflation protected deposit bond

Northern Rock has teamed up with its investment partner Legal & General to offer an innovative new savings plan designed to protect customers from inflation.

Barclays Wealth launches new regular income bond

Barclays Wealth has launched a new Regular Income Bond, from which investors can receive a monthly income of 0.52% for five years.

Legal & General Inflation Protected Deposit Bond

Legal & General has launched a new, innovative savings plan, which is designed to offer investors the potential to protect their capital from inflation whatever the level of the RPI over a 5 year term.

Big jump in advisers recommending offshore bonds according to L&G

The latest research from Legal & General International (Ireland) shows a significant increase in the number of advisers who have recommended offshore bonds compared to two years ago.