Monthly Archives - October 2017

Investing for higher interest

REAL Bondholders received their half-yearly interest payments on time today, coinciding with the Bank of England's broadest-yet hint that interest rates could rise in the 'relatively near term'.  Mark Carney, BoE Governor, suggested last week that it was time for the bank to 'ease its foot off the accelerator'.  The next opportunity for a change in interest rates is the Bank's monetary policy committee meeting on 2nd November. Investors in REAL Income Bonds will start to benefit from higher interest when base rate [...]