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Provider Rate Min/Max Deposit Opening Account Accessing Account Interest Options SG Verdict
 FCMB Raisin
4.27% £1,000 / £85,000

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  • Paid On Maturity

This product is only available via the Raisin UK platform but comes with a £30 sign up bonus for Savings Guru customers.  You can find out more about Raisin, and how to claim the sign up bonus here

 National Bank of Egypt - Raisin
4.25% £1,000 / £85,000

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  • Paid On Maturity

National Bank of Egypt UK was established in 1982 and offers a diverse range of products and services for its customers, including corporate banking, buy-to-let mortgages, retail banking, and trade finance.  It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the National Bank of Egypt, Egypt’s oldest and largest bank.

This product is only available via the Raisin UK savings platform.  It currently comes with a £30 sign up bonus for Savings Guru customers.  You can find out more about Raisin, and how to claim the bonus here

 QIB - Raisin
4.25% £1,000 / £85,000

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  • Paid On Maturity

This product is only available via the Raisin UK platform but comes with a £30 sign up bonus for Savings Guru customers.  You can find out more about Raisin, and how to claim the sign up bonus here

 Tandem - Raisin
4.20% £1,000 / £85,000

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  • Paid On Maturity

This product is only available via the Raisin UK platform but comes with a £30 sign up bonus for Savings Guru customers.  You can find out more about Raisin, and how to claim the sign up bonus here

Atom Bank
4.35% £50 / £100,000

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  • Paid on Anniversary
  • Paid Away or Compounded
  • Paid Monthly
  • Paid Annually

Durham based Atom Bank has attracted over £2bn of savings since its launch in April 2016.

Savers can only access Atom’s products via their mobile app

You can find out more about them here

BLME
4.35% £1,000 / £1,000,000

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  • Paid On Maturity
  • Paid Away

This account pays expected profit, rather than interest, to meet Sharia law requirements.  

You can find out more about them here

Cahoot
4.30% £500 / £2m

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  • Paid Away or Compounded
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Cahoot is a division of Santander, which is one of the top seven savings providers, by size, in the UK

Cynergy
4.20% £10,000 / £1m

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  • Paid on Anniversary
  • Paid Annually
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Cynergy was formerly known as Bank of Cyprus, which has operated in the UK since 1955, and looks after £1.76bn of savings

Gatehouse Bank
4.30% £1,000 / £85,000

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  • Paid Annually
  • Paid On Maturity
  • Paid Away

This account pays expected profit, rather than interest, to meet Sharia law requirements.  

Habib Bank
4.20% £5,000 / £1,000,000

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  • Paid Annually
  • Paid On Maturity

Habib Bank Zurich has been trading in the UK since 1974 and has eight branches in London, Manchester, Birmingham and Leicester.

Habib offer a generous 30 days to fund your bond, once opened.

Savers should note that, while this account can be opened online, it can only be managed by post

Investec
4.29% £5,000 / £250,000

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  • Paid On Maturity
 A competitive rate from Investec, the 10th largest bank in the UK
Kent Reliance
4.25% £1,000 / £1,000,000

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Kent Reliance is part of One Savings Bank, a FTSE 250 listed company, and has 9 branches in Kent and the South East
One Savings Bank has recently completed its merger with Charter Court Financial Services (which includes Charter Savings Bank) and now looks after combined savings balances of £16.6bn
Shawbrook Bank
4.30% £1,000 / £2,000,000

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  • Paid on Anniversary
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  • Paid Annually

Essex based Shawbrook launched in 2011 and looks after £7.84bn of savings

Find out more about them here

State Bank of India
4.31% £5,000 / No max

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  • Paid Annually
  • Paid On Maturity
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Savers must have, or open, a State Bank of India savings account or current account to link this bond to, for maturing funds to be paid in to.

State Bank of India is India's largest bank with around a 25% market share.

Tandem Bank
4.20% £1,000 / £2,500,000

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  • Paid on Anniversary
  • Paid Annually
  • Paid Away

A competitive rate from Tandem Bank, who acquired Harrods Bank in January 2018.

Union Bank of India
4.31% £1,000 / £1,000,000

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  • Paid On Maturity

Union Bank of India (UK), which is a subsidiary of Union Bank of India, one of the largest public sector banks in India.

Although Union Bank does finally have an internet application, their UK website is very hard to navigate to find it and it is one of the most difficult applications to complete we've experienced.

Zenith Bank
4.28% £2,000 / £2,000,000

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  • Paid Annually
  • Paid Compounded

Zenith Bank UK is a subsidiary of Zenith Bank Plc, one of Nigeria’s leading banks.

Savers should note that, while this account can be opened online, it can only be managed by post

Zopa Bank
4.25% £1,000 / £250,000

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  • Paid Monthly
  • Paid Compounded

Zopa started life as a peer to peer lending business in 2005 but became a licensed bank in 2019 and launched their first savings accounts in August 2020.

You can find out more about them here

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