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  1. The US bond fund PIMCO has warned that Britain risks a vicious circle of rising debt costs as global investors demand a penalty fee on gilts to protect against inflation. Bill Gross, the fund's chief and emminence grise of bond vigilantes, said the UK was on its list of "must avoid" countries along with Greece and others in eurozone's Club Med (Paris: FR0000121568 - news) . The flood of British debt is likely to "lead to inflationary conditions and a depreciating currency", lowering the return on bonds. "If that view becomes consensus, then at some point the UK may fail to attain escape velo
  2. Down 2.83% 220p now price change % 220.00 6.40 2.83
  3. Because some bad company news from US. http://uk.biz.yahoo.com/090811/214/ip4nq.html
  4. The Link http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/publication...ws/2009/063.htm I am going to buy a home this month!
  5. I was exciting about this. Let me think house price rising is over by Q4 2009.
  6. BBC is quite bearish about Nationwide and Halifax house price rising. The link. http://newsvote.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/8181945.stm But if prices are going up, then they are going up. Surely there can be no doubt about it? Not quite, says Ed Stansfield of the economic consultancy Capital Economics. "I think it is probably a short-term phenomenon. Most of the indices are stabilising or falling at a more modest rate than before," he says. "It is not a transformation of the underlying picture. "The bigger picture is that the underlying economic backdrop and the lull in the mortgage ma
  7. Natwest Esaver rate is variable and is NOT a Bond.
  8. Yahoo news http://uk.biz.yahoo.com/30112008/323/brita...ro-barroso.html Current Euro interest is 3.25 %. Pound is 3.00%. Is this also mean the disappearing of Bank of England?
  9. OK. I know not many people like Nationwide. But given the choices: NatWest and Nationwide. Who will you choice?
  10. I agreed with that. I just opened a Nationwide current and am going to spread some of money into. They offer e-bond 6.5%.
  11. He is a crazy guy. Why he believe low (base) interest rate will work. Yesterday, I have chatted with a worker in a invest bank. She believed that interest rate will not be cut this month because of high inflation. Why public always believe low interest rate is a good thing .
  12. Where are you? I am in Guildford. There is the same power-cut lasting for one hour. Is this is a national thing? I think we are in serious energy shortage.
  13. Hi, newbee here. I has been rent for more than five year partly due to the unsecure employment. Currently, I am renting a two bedroom here in Surrey area for a year. This house is valued around 280K. I noticed that rent in my area has increased around 10% during last six month by watching rightmove. Although we have not been asked to pay more for the rent, we have to prepare what if. What kind of strategy we can use to negotiate the rent?
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