In a statement that has been published by the FSA, HM Treasury, on behalf of the Tripartite Authorities (HM Treasury, FSA and Bank of England), confirms that the guarantee arrangements previously announced to protect existing depositors of Northern Rock plc will be extended to all new retail deposits made after 19 September 2007, including those made from 9 October 2007. The arrangements will cover all retail deposits including future interest payments, movements of funds between accounts and term deposits for the duration of their term.

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