NS&I issues second green savings bond at double original rate

To raise funds for projects

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Doubling the rate on green saving bonds is a dramatic step, according to Sarah Coles, senior personal finance analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown.
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Doubling the rate on green saving bonds is a dramatic step, according to Sarah Coles, senior personal finance analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown.

National Savings and Investment (NS&I) has launched a new issue of its green savings bonds product at 1.3% - double the old rate of 0.65%.

The bonds will be fixed for three years, with a minimum investment of £100 and a maximum of £100,000 and can be purchased online from Tuesday (15 February). Recent green bond savers have 30 days to...

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