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Renewed demand for remortgage advice as lenders continue to increase rates

Mortgages

Renewed demand for remortgage advice as lenders continue to increase rates

Demand for remortgage advice is on the rise according to the latest figures from unbiased.co.uk's Advice Drivers report.

13 Jun 2012

Clients don't believe in income protection

Protection

Clients don't believe in income protection

Research by Defaqto has found that 60% of advisers believe income protection is difficult to sell because clients don't think they need it.

13 Jun 2012

Connells Group joins AMI

Mortgages

Connells Group joins AMI

The Connells Group is pleased to announce it has become a member of the Association of Mortgage Intermediaries.

13 Jun 2012

Landlords increase portfolios

Landlords increase portfolios

Research by Paragon Mortgages has revealed an increase in landlords’ property portfolios in the second quarter of 2012.

13 Jun 2012

Strong desire for home-ownership remains

Mortgages

Strong desire for home-ownership remains

Despite all the current economic and financial difficulties, 81% of British adults hope to be home-owners in ten years' time, and 74% aspire to it within two years, according to Co

13 Jun 2012

borro triumphs at Bridging and Commercial

borro triumphs at Bridging and Commercial

Personal asset lender wins in Best Alternative Lender category.

12 Jun 2012

Inflation plus strategies remain the default favourite

Savings & Investments

Inflation plus strategies remain the default favourite

Almost 200 pension scheme managers, trustees and financial directors of DC pension schemes based in the UK completed the thought provoking survey by Schroders looking at Governance

12 Jun 2012

West One Loans announce winners of Las Vegas broker competition

West One Loans announce winners of Las Vegas broker competition

West One Loans, the largest privately funded bridging lender in the UK, has announced the winners of its competition for ten brokers to win place on a group trip to Las Vegas for t

12 Jun 2012

Seven in ten IFAs concerned about counterparty risks

Savings & Investments

Seven in ten IFAs concerned about counterparty risks

Research amongst IFAs by Legal & General Investments shows that seven in ten (69%) advisers are concerned about the counterparty risks associated with derivative based index funds

12 Jun 2012

New CML separate representation conveyancing instructions

Legal

New CML separate representation conveyancing instructions

Following extensive consultation and development, the Council of Mortgage Lenders has today issued a new set of instructions for conveyancers acting for lenders under separate repr

12 Jun 2012

 

Investors look forward to more policy help

Savings & Investments

Investors look forward to more policy help

Stocks bounced back last week, primarily due to a growing sense that policymakers in Europe and the United States may be ready to engage in further easing measures, report Blackroc

12 Jun 2012

HSBC approves 15,000 first time buyer mortgages

Mortgages

HSBC approves 15,000 first time buyer mortgages

HSBC today reveals that it approved more than 15,000 first time buyer mortgages in the first five months of 2012.

12 Jun 2012

1 in 10 focused on mortgage savings

Mortgages

1 in 10 focused on mortgage savings

New research from Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks has today shown that people in the UK remain focused on their finances with more than 1 in 10 planning to remortgage, pay-off or ma

12 Jun 2012

Aldermore voted Best Commercial Lender

Aldermore voted Best Commercial Lender

British bank Aldermore has pulled-off a hat trick by being voted ‘Best Commercial Lender’ for the third year in a row.

12 Jun 2012

House sales fall almost 40% in five years

Legal

House sales fall almost 40% in five years

House sales per surveyor across the UK are almost forty percent lower than five years ago at the peak of the boom, says the latest RICS UK Housing Market survey.

12 Jun 2012

Mortgage market returns to growth

Mortgages

Mortgage market returns to growth

The mortgage market returned to growth in May following the post stamp duty deadline slowdown in April, according to the latest Housing Market Activity Report by Connells Survey &

12 Jun 2012

Customers confused when comparing financial products

Protection

Customers confused when comparing financial products

According to independent financial research company Defaqto, consumers compare different financial products but don't always understand what all of the features mean.

11 Jun 2012

The end of the RPI CPI wedge?

Retirement

The end of the RPI CPI wedge?

Is this the end of the RPI CPI wedge, asks Jonathan Smith, UK Strategic Solutions at Schroders.

11 Jun 2012

Mortgage application fees up by 20%

Mortgages

Mortgage application fees up by 20%

Mortgage customers should not be blinded by low interest rates on products, as high fees could mean they end up paying more for their borrowing than necessary, report MoneySupermar

11 Jun 2012

Tiuta launch new product range

Tiuta launch new product range

Tiuta PLC has today announced the launch of a new product range after it secured a new funding line from a Central London investment fund.

11 Jun 2012

Conveyancing Alliance Group launch new broker-focused website

Legal

Conveyancing Alliance Group launch new broker-focused website

Conveyancing Alliance Group, the online conveyancing distributors, has today launched a new broker-focused proposition and website, Broker Conveyancing.

11 Jun 2012

The NACFB annual business level questionnaire

The NACFB annual business level questionnaire

With the extended bank holiday weekend behind us, it has given us a chance to recharge the batteries slightly, even if the sun didn’t shine very much!

11 Jun 2012

Are SIPP pensions more satisfying than standard pensions?

Retirement

Are SIPP pensions more satisfying than standard pensions?

The Office of National Statistics has revealed that British Pensioners are now among the poorest in Europe, report ipsbmv.com.

11 Jun 2012

Secure Trust Bank acquires Everyday Loans

Secure Trust Bank acquires Everyday Loans

Secure Trust Bank PLC is pleased to announce that it has acquired today 100% of the shares in Everyday Loans Holdings Limited and its wholly owned subsidiaries, Everyday Loans Limi

08 Jun 2012

Rental sharers on the up

Rental sharers on the up

Rental sharers are on the up, say Townends Estate Agents.

08 Jun 2012

Society of Licensed Conveyancers announce new appointments

Legal

Society of Licensed Conveyancers announce new appointments

As it embraces one of the most significant years in its existence, the Society of Licensed Conveyancers has announced the appointment of two new members to its board.

08 Jun 2012

Lee Schofield, Broker Manager at Ashley Park Debt Solutions

In The Spotlight

Lee Schofield, Broker Manager at Ashley Park Debt Solutions

myintroducer.com catches up with Lee Schofield, Broker Manager at Ashley Park Debt Solutions- the personal debt solutions provider.

08 Jun 2012

Enterprise Finance Beefs Up Its Commercial Mortgages Division

Enterprise Finance Beefs Up Its Commercial Mortgages Division

Enterprise Finance, the specialist distribution firm, is pleased to announce three new additions to its team, all within the company’s commercial mortgages division.

08 Jun 2012

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