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2 Year Fixed Rate Bond (Issue 249)

Rates correct as at 11 NOV 2016

Looking for a straightforward investment with the security of a fixed rate? The 2 Year Fixed Rate Bond (Issue 249) from Leeds Building Society could be just what you need!

Interest rate:


1.15% Gross p.a./AER (fixed)

Account Name2 Year Fixed Rate Bond (Issue 249)
What is the interest rate?Annual Interest 1.15% Gross p.a./AER fixed until 02 Jan 2019

If the balance falls below £100, the basic investment rate of interest which is currently 0.05% Grossp.a./AER (variable) shall apply.

Interest is calculated daily and paid annually on 02 Jan (commencing 02 Jan 2018) and on maturity (02 Jan 2019).

Interest can be credited to the account or transferred to another building society/bank account or to another account held with the Society.
Can Leeds Building society change the interest rate?No – the rate of interest won’t change during the fixed rate period subject to the minimum balance of £100 being maintained. Please see condition 3.1 of the Product Terms and Conditions for further information.
What would the estimated balance be after months based on a deposit?Assuming that £1,000 is deposited into the account at the time it is opened and no further deposits or withdrawals are made then based on an interest rate of 1.15% you will receive £23 interest payment at the end of the fixed term (2 January 2019), giving an overall account balance of £1,023.

This projection is provided for illustrative purposes only and will depend on the individual circumstances of each customer.
How do I open and manage my account?The account is available to individuals aged 18 or over who are resident in the UK.

The account can be opened through any of our branches, via our website or by post.

Minimum investment and operating balance: £100.

Maximum investment: £1,000,000 (£2,000,000 for joint accounts) plus accrued interest credited to the account.

Instructions regarding the operation of the account can be provided in branch, in writing by post or by telephone (although we may request that telephone instructions are also provided in writing).
Can I withdraw money?No withdrawals are permitted until the day after maturity (03 Jan 2019).

The account will mature at midnight on 02 Jan 2019. On the day after maturity (03 Jan 2019), your funds (including interest) will be transferred to an instant access maturity account. Full details including terms and conditions will be provided before maturity.
Additional InformationInterest is paid gross, without the deduction of income tax. Payment of gross interest does not mean that interest you receive is exempt from tax. The tax treatment depends on the individual circumstances of each customer and may be subject to change in the future. It is your responsibility to seek independent tax advice.

The account is limited issue. Once the account is open, you can make deposits up to and including 31 January 2017. After this date the account may be closed for further deposits at any time and without notice.
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The above provides a summary of the account only. Please make sure you read the full product terms and conditions so you fully understand how the account operates before you apply.

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