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Virgin Money reduces mortgage Standard Variable Rate by 0.25%


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  • Virgin Money confirms that it will pass on the full Bank of England base rate cut to its mortgage customers
  • 0.25% cut in SVR will take effect on 1 September 2016

Jayne-Anne Gadhia, Chief Executive said: "We recognise the important role that banks have in supporting growth in the underlying economy by passing on lower borrowing costs to customers. As a result, Virgin Money will be passing on the full 25 basis point cut in Bank Rate to our mortgage Standard Variable Rate from 1 September 2016."


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