Spenders versus Savers

Spenders versus Savers
Brits planning to increase savings by 35%
Although by now many people have given up on their New Year resolutions, this year people are still looking at their finances more closely. New research by smile the internet bank from The Co-operative Bank, has revealed that over the last twelve months almost two thirds […]

The Co-operative Bank updates Ethical Policy and reveals how it has helped grow total lending

The Co-operative Bank updates Ethical Policy and reveals how it has helped grow total lending
The Co-operative Bank today (2nd February 2009) unveiled a radical new Ethical Policy. The value of business turned away since launching its ethical stance in 1992 has now passed the £1 billion mark; however, over the same period, the Bank’s total […]

The Co-operative Bank launches new tracker mortgage range

The Co-operative Bank launches new tracker mortgage range
The Co-operative Bank is launching a new tracker mortgage range on Friday 30th January. The range will include a three and five year tracker and full details are as follows:
3 Year Tracker Mortgage – Current Account Exclusive*
3 year tracker mortgage for current account holders of The […]

The Co-operative Bank and smile Top on Customer Satisfaction

The Co-operative Bank and smile Top on Customer Satisfaction
The first annual People’s Choice report from Which? Money has revealed that The Co-operative Bank and smile are among the top three overall winners when it comes to customer satisfaction .
A total of 15,000 Which? members took part in the survey; respondents were asked how satisfied […]

Britannia and Co-operative Financial Services unveil plans for super-mutual

Britannia and Co-operative Financial Services unveil plans for super-mutual
Britannia and Co-operative Financial Services Boards recommend merger to create new super-mutual as an ethical alternative to shareholder-owned banks.
Combined business to be the most diversified customer-owned business in UK financial services, strongly capitalised and with scale and strength in product, distribution and service.
Strong strategic and cultural fit […]

The Co-operative Bank to launch market leading 5 year fixed rate mortgage

The Co-operative Bank to launch market leading 5 year fixed rate mortgage
The Co-operative Bank is launching a market leading five year fixed rate mortgage this week at a rate of 4.49%*.
The new mortgage will be available from Wednesday 14 January and details are as follows:
5 year fixed rate mortgage at 4.49% for LTV up […]