Guest blog: Why the cash savings review is fascinating

Bath Building SocietyIn his latest guest blog for Investment Sense, Dick Jenkins, Chief Executive of the Bath Building Society, looks at a recent report looking into the UK savings market and how it is poorly serving savers. The FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) has recently published the first instalment of their long-awaited review into the cash savings market. This extended piece of analysis covers notice and instant access accounts and a further tome is promised on Bonds in due course. I can hardly wait!...

Guest blog: Landlord Heaven

Bath Building SocietyIn his first guest blog for us, Dick Jenkins, Chief Executive, Bath Building Society looks at why buy to let investors are having a 'heavenly' time. It’s a pretty good time to be a Landlord in the residential property world right now, a state of affairs I guess is likely to persist for some time to come. Just thinking about it for a moment, the perfect scenario for Landlords is one where property prices are increasing, offering capital appreciation on their investment, finance is easily available and cheap and relative ...