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16th May

Nuffield Health see fit to launch 6% 'mini bond'

Nuffield Health see fit to launch 6% 'mini bond'

Nuffield Health follows in the footsteps of the Jockey Club with new 'mini bond'

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19th Jun

Co-op Bank Bailout Confirms Need for Caution

Co-op Bank Bailout Confirms Need for Caution

Painfully low interest rates attract savers and investors to higher rates of return

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27th Aug

The Only Way is Ethics – Co-op Bank Bond Holders Fight ‘Bail-In’

The Only Way is Ethics – Co-op Bank Bond Holders Fight ‘Bail-In’

With Thursday’s half-yearly figures expected to show the full extent of the problems at the troubled Co-operative Bank, bond holders have united in their opposition to proposed plans to exchange their debt for equity, and have taken their case to the Bank of England – and beyond!

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21st Sep

Bond Holder Fury as Co-op’s Sutherland Insists There is ‘No Plan B’

Bond Holder Fury as Co-op’s Sutherland Insists There is ‘No Plan B’

Enraged bond holders call for an alternative strategy to fill the hole in Co-op Bank balance sheet, but intransigent borrower insists there is no alternative.

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25th Sep

The Tortoise and the Hare – but not a SIPP of Wine

The Tortoise and the Hare – but not a SIPP of Wine

Retail Bond Expert confirms the need for caution as borrowers tempt investors with a whole range of both listed and unlisted bonds, and asks if it is time for industry standard product definitions.

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15th Oct

Royal Mail Frenzy Highlights Appetite for Income Investing

Royal Mail Frenzy Highlights Appetite for Income Investing

Mr Bond looks at the appetite for private share ownership and investing for income

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3rd Dec

Absolution or Hobson’s Choice? Bondholders Back Co-op Bank's Plans

Absolution or Hobson’s Choice? Bondholders Back Co-op Bank's Plans

Relief at Co-op Bank as 99.9% of bondholders vote to approve recapitalisation plan.

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20th Feb

The deadline is looming, but which platform for the DIY ISA Investor?

The deadline is looming, but which platform for the DIY ISA Investor?

Retail Bond Expert takes a look at the considerations

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30th Mar

5% Retail Charity Bond Closes a Week Early

5% Retail Charity Bond Closes a Week Early

Retail Charity Bonds PLC announces the early closure of the Charities Aid Foundation Retail Charity Bond offering 5% due 2026

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