NS&I adviser survey shows that cash is king in client conversations

NS&I’s latest edition of its Financial Advice Barometer indicates that while security remains the top priority for advisers’ clients (55%), there has been a drop of 10 percentage points, from 14% in January 2018 to 4% in April 2018, in those citing income (regular and consistent returns) as the most important priority.

Premium Bond jackpot winners in Essex and Northamptonshire as September’s results are revealed

Two lucky Premium Bonds holders, from Essex and Northamptonshire respectively, have scooped September’s top prizes toasting the end of summer with a £1 million tax-free prize. The pair become the 393rd and 394th Premium Bond holders to scoop the jackpot since the £1 million prize was introduced.

Capital gains: A look back at Agent Million’s trips to the big city

Capital gains: A look back at Agent Million’s trips to the big city
Capital gains: A look back at Agent Million’s trips to the big city --> The 49th and 50th Premium Bonds jackpot winners from London were announced in August 2018 – the first time that the capital had been home to both top prizes in a single month. There were a number of other statistics that caught our eye, so here’s an overview of some interesting numbers from the last 24 years of jackpot joy for the capital.