Britline Newsletter March 2017

An attractive rate of 2.17% gross over a period of 3 months(1)
Save up to 100 000€ per household
No risk
Don’t Forget
You can send your funds to open your boosted savings account via the Britline International Payments Service (BIPS)(2). It's an easy way to convert and transfer your £'s into €'s and test it fee free until 31/3/2017
Changing French banks made easy
It is now quick and easy to change French banks whilst maintaining your direct debits and standing orders. In short if you have other French accounts but wish to centralise everything with CA Britline you can now do so easily.
Wintry weather
Frozen pipes and storm damage can affect everyone at this time of year.
Why not insure(3) your French property against these types of events and others via CA Britline.

Pacifica insurance(3) through Credit Agricole also offers extra option packs that can be added on to existing policies.
These include packs for Underground Pipes, Swimming Pools, Leisure, Gardens and Multimedia devices. You can also cover loss of Frozen Food should you wish too. Ask your adviser for more details.

Important information if you are a French Resident
If you have children who may be travelling alone and without you out of France, border controls will now be requesting a signed document from the person holding parental authorization. This document will give your consent for your child to leave the country without you.
Thank you!

We have retained our AFNOR Certification for our clear and trustworthy advice for another year.
This is backed up by our customer satisfaction survey.
Overall you have given us an amazing 96% satisfaction rate.

The France Show 2017
Once again the France Show in Olympia proved to be a success. We had the pleasure in speaking to many existing and potential customers.
If you didn't get to see us in London come and see us on the 17th or 18th March at the French Property Exhibition in Newbury. For free FAST TRACK entry tickets click here

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(1) Available to residents and non-residents. The Livret Performance Normandie is an instant access interest bearing savings account. For the initial 3 month period a gross annual interest rate of 2.17% (at 11/01/2017) will be applied. After this period the interest rate will reduce to the standard CSL rate of 0.10% gross annual interest (rate at 01/10/2016). Minimum balance 10€, maximum balance 100 000€. The funds deposited onto the Livret Performance Normandie must be new funds received on your current account within one month prior to the Livret Performance Normandie being opened. Up to 2 Livret Performance Normandie allowed per household for a maximum capital of 100 000€.

(2) The offer is for Britline International Payments Service customers only. Transfers must be made between 1st December 2016 and 31st March 2017. During this period all transfers will be fee free. A £9 standard charge for transfers under £2,500 normally applies. Transfers over £2,500 are fee free as standard. Britline International Payments Service reserves the right to cancel, amend, terminate or temporarily suspend this offer in the event of any unforeseen circumstances outside its reasonable control, with no liability whatsoever to any entrants or third parties. Normal credit card charges apply. Britline International Payments Service, powered by HiFX. Britline International Payments Service (BIPS) is provided by HiFX Europe Limited. HiFX is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN No. 462444) for the provision of payment services. Registered office: Maxis 1, Western Road, Bracknell, Berkshire RG12 1RT.

(3) Non life insurance provided by Pacifica for property and belongings held in France, life insurance provided by Predica for residents in France only. Companies regulated by the insurance code, subsidiaries of Credit Agricole Insurances. The insurance contracts and their options are provided by PACIFICA, the insurance company, subsidiary of Crédit Agricole SA. PACIFICA: Company regulated by the "Code des Assurances". Limited company with a consolidated capital of 252,432,825€ untied funds. Head office: 8-10 boulevard de Vaugirard - 75724 Paris cedex 15.352 358 865 RCS Paris. The events guaranteed and the conditons figure in the contract. The life insurance contracts are provided by PREDICA, Insurance Company for personal insurance, subsidiary of Crédit Agricole SA, company regulated by the insurance code. Limited company with a consolidated capital of 915 874 005€, untied funds. Head Office: 50-56, rue de la Procession, 75015, Paris - RCS Paris -334 028 123. The full details of the contract are available in the information notice. This contract is issued by your regional head office Crédit Agricole Normandie, co-operative company with variable capital, approved bank - Head office situated 15 Esplanade de Brillaud de Laujardière - CS25041, 14050 CAEN CEDEX 4 - Registered in CAEN under the company number 478 834 930 - Brokering company registered on the « registre des intérmediares d’assurance » n° 07 022 868 The details of the insurance broker for your regional head office are available on or in your local Crédit Agricole branch. Subject to availablility of this offer in your region.

CA Britline is a branch of the Caisse Régionale de Crédit Agricole Mutuel de Normandie - Head Office: 15, esplanade Brillaud-de-Laujardière - CS 25014 - 14050 CAEN CEDEX 4 - Cooperative company with variable capital, registered as a credit company - 478 834 930 RCS Caen - Insurance brokerage company registered under matricule Nr 07 022 868. CA Britline is a member of the Guaranteed Fund for deposits, the Guarantee of Investors warranties, and Guaranteed Fund for investors. CA Britline is controlled by L’Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution: 61 rue Taitbout - 75436 Paris Cedex 09.