2017–18 has been a very successful year for NS&I. The organisation met all of its performance targets and raised £9.8 billion in Net Financing for the Government (against a final target of £8 billion in a range of £5 billion to £11 billion).
NS&I is reducing the maximum purchase limit for new sales of 1 and 3-year terms of Guaranteed Growth Bonds and Guaranteed Income Bonds, from £1 million to £10,000 (£20,000 jointly) from today (11 June 2018).
Two Premium Bond holders have received more than just chocolate eggs this Easter weekend, as NS&I’s Agents Million have paid visits to Dorset and Hampshire and the Isle of Wight to tell them that they have each scooped the jackpot prizes of £1 million in April’s Premium Bonds prize draw.
New research from NS&I reveals that personal finance worries are having a negative impact on the wellbeing of 17 million Britons, with a quarter (26%) revealing that the state of their personal finances has had a negative effect on their mental health.
NS&I has today published its unaudited quarterly results for the third quarter (October to December 2017) of the financial year 2017-18. NS&I delivered £3.3 billion of Net Financing in Q3 2017-18, giving a year-to-date total of £6.8 billion.