Cynergy Bank rockets to the highest of the cash Isa greatest buy desk with its new one-year repair paying 1.61%

  • Cynergy Bank was referred to as Bank of Cyprus UK till final December
  • It has usually featured in our easy-access financial savings account tables
  • But that is the primary time it has entered the tax-free financial savings market 

There’s a brand new identify on the prime of the fixed-rate cash Isa desk.

Challenger financial institution Cynergy has entered the tax-free financial savings area, providing 1.61 per cent on balances of £500 or extra with its new one-year fixed-rate offer.

The account may be opened and managed on-line, and you’ll switch in an current cash Isa from one other supplier.

Heading higher: Cynergy have launched a new 12 month Isa best buy, which has rocketed to the top of the savings tables

Heading greater: Cynergy have launched a brand new 12 month Isa greatest buy, which has rocketed to the highest of the financial savings tables

Cynergy Bank additionally provides two and three-year fixed-rate Isas, which pay 1.65 per cent and 1.70 per cent, however these don’t hassle the highest of the independent This is Money best buy savings tables.

The financial institution’s identify is one which savers won’t have come throughout earlier than, as Cynergy is one in all quite a few smaller suppliers which have helped stimulate financial savings competitors. 

However, it has had a UK presence since 1955 – having beforehand been named Bank of Cyprus UK till final December.

It has continuously jostled for place on the prime of our greatest buy tables in current months, and at present provides an easy-access financial savings account that pays the highest price in our tables of 1.5 per cent.

Cynergy holds a UK banking licence and deposits are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme as much as £85,000.

As Tom Adams from web site Savings Champion advised This is Money beforehand: ‘In at the moment’s financial savings market, to be able to obtain greater returns, you might want to contemplate an alternate supplier.

‘As lengthy as you do your homework and examine that funds held with the supplier are coated by the FSCS and you retain throughout the limits in place, then it could be value giving them a go – in any case it’s your pocket that would stand to achieve in consequence.’

In truth, the highest 5 highest charges in our one-year fixed-rate cash Isa desk are all provided by smaller suppliers; Paragon Bank, Shawbrook Bank, Charter Savings Bank and Oaknorth Bank.

Paragon Bank pays a barely decrease 1.6 per cent on the identical beginning steadiness as Cynergy, Shawbrook Bank pays 1.58 per cent on balances of £1,000, whereas Charter Savings Bank and Oaknorth pay 1.57 per cent.

The two nevertheless have totally different minimal deposit necessities; Oaknorth permits you to open its Isa with £1, whereas Charter requires £5,000.

Finally, it’s also vital to notice that every one 5 of those suppliers can solely be opened and managed on-line, not in department or by publish.




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