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Falling confidence among SMEs supports evidence of L-shaped recession

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Falling confidence among SMEs supports evidence of L-shaped recession

Latest insolvency figures and falling confidence among SMEs suggest the UK is in an L-shaped recession, report K2 Business Rescue.

16 Nov 2011

Tiuta urge intermediaries to ‘make perfect approach’ at the MBE

Tiuta urge intermediaries to ‘make perfect approach’ at the MBE

Tiuta PLC, the short-term loan lender, has today urged all Mortgage Business Expo 2011 attendees to make the perfect approach and head to its stand at B16 during the 16/17 November

16 Nov 2011

Mortgage choice on the rise

Mortgages

Mortgage choice on the rise

Affordability may still be an issue, but the number of prime residential mortgages on offer today has increased to a new high of 3,054, report Moneyfacts.co.uk.

16 Nov 2011

CML calls for FTB stamp duty reprieve

Mortgages

CML calls for FTB stamp duty reprieve

The Council of Mortgage Lenders is calling on the government to announce a reprieve for the end of the first-time buyer stamp duty concession, currently due to end in March 2012.

16 Nov 2011

Lancashire Mortgage Corporation announces NACFB patronage

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Lancashire Mortgage Corporation announces NACFB patronage

Lancashire Mortgage Corporation has become a patron of the National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers.

16 Nov 2011

Insolvency Practitioners Association Announces its Personal Insolvency Conference

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Insolvency Practitioners Association Announces its Personal Insolvency Conference

Patrick Brazzill, President of the IPA, is pleased to announce details of their forthcoming Personal Insolvency Conference to be held at The Point, LCCC, Old Trafford, Manchester o

15 Nov 2011

ARLA: Private rental sector is ripe for investment

ARLA: Private rental sector is ripe for investment

Increased demand for rental property is sparking a renewed interest in the PRS from landlords in some parts of the UK, according to the Association of Residential Letting Agents.

15 Nov 2011

Payday loan lender backs MP's push to cap cost of borrowing

Payday loan lender backs MP's push to cap cost of borrowing

Labour MP Stella Creasy has called to put a cap on the cost of borrowing, reports CEO of payday loan company speedeloans.com, Gary Miller-Cheevers.

15 Nov 2011

miLoan system generates £100m of enquiries

miLoan system generates £100m of enquiries

Mortgage intermediaries that have signed up to miLoanbroker.com, the online secured loan sourcing system provided by Y3S Group, have generated £100m of secured loan quotes since th

15 Nov 2011

Paymentshield launch new intermediary website

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Paymentshield launch new intermediary website

General insurance provider, Paymentshield, has launched a new intermediary website which will provide an enhanced online service for registered agents.

15 Nov 2011

 

New loan sourcing, packaging and lender/intermediary platform launched

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New loan sourcing, packaging and lender/intermediary platform launched

LenderQuote.co.uk, the award winning software behind Promise Solutions is now making its systems available to lenders and brokers on a licenced basis.

15 Nov 2011

Richard Tugwell, Head of Intermediary Sales at Northern Rock

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Richard Tugwell, Head of Intermediary Sales at Northern Rock

myintroducer.com catches up with Richard Tugwell, Head of Intermediary Sales at Northern Rock- the saving, investment and home loan products provider.

15 Nov 2011

CHL reveals strong complaints data

Mortgages

CHL reveals strong complaints data

Specialist lender, CHL Mortgages, has today revealed its complaints data for the first half of 2011, up until 30th June 2011.

15 Nov 2011

Estate agents get the bigger picture with MarketView Pro

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Estate agents get the bigger picture with MarketView Pro

Digital Property Group has launched the Pro version of ground-breaking market intelligence software which helps its subscribers win more instructions on a daily basis.

15 Nov 2011

Average intermediary receives 6 mortgage enquiries per month

Mortgages

Average intermediary receives 6 mortgage enquiries per month

The average mortgage intermediary receives 6 enquiries from clients who consider themselves to be self-employed each month, according to research by Kensington.

15 Nov 2011

Personal Touch launch 100% mortgage offering

Mortgages

Personal Touch launch 100% mortgage offering

Personal Touch has added the 100% LTV mortgage through Aldermore to their panel.

14 Nov 2011

Platform launches exclusive BTL products

Platform launches exclusive BTL products

Platform today reaffirmed plans to grow in the buy to let sector by extending its Options and Cashback ranges with the launch of two new exclusive tailored tracker products for bro

14 Nov 2011

Professionalism in the bridging industry

Duncan Kreeger - West One Loans

Professionalism in the bridging industry

Predictably, England’s rugby world cup campaign ended in tears, with the added ignominy of being knocked out by the French.

14 Nov 2011

Zoopla launches Purple Plaque Scheme for celeb homes

Zoopla launches Purple Plaque Scheme for celeb homes

Unlike Blue Plaques, celebs don’t have to be dead for 20 years to qualify, report Zoopla.co.uk.

14 Nov 2011

Connaught announce UCIS education seminars for advisers and their professional connections

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Connaught announce UCIS education seminars for advisers and their professional connections

Connaught Asset Management has announced a series of education seminars for advisers and their professional connections on the subject of Unregulated Collective Investment Schemes

14 Nov 2011

APDSI continues support of TrigoldCrystal roadshows

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APDSI continues support of TrigoldCrystal roadshows

Trade association offers compliance expertise for TrigoldCrystal’s new adviser website service incorporating debt solutions at nationwide roadshows.

14 Nov 2011

Bankruptcy petitions too costly and too complicated

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Bankruptcy petitions too costly and too complicated

With the latest insolvency figures showing a marked reduction in the number of bankruptcies, EuroDebt Financial Services is welcoming the Government’s proposals to cut the cost and

14 Nov 2011

Power ahead with your property clients

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Power ahead with your property clients

With the Council of Mortgage Lenders reporting the number of Buy to Let loans advanced up 16% in Q3 2011, this provides advisors with a great opportunity to arrange the clients pro

14 Nov 2011

Omni Capital appoint Centrado

Omni Capital appoint Centrado

Centrado, the Mayfair-based packager, announces it has been appointed a Preferred Partner of specialist short-term lender Omni Capital.

14 Nov 2011

0.2% price rise masks sharp fall in transactions

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0.2% price rise masks sharp fall in transactions

House prices up 0.2% in October, but down 1.3% on the yea, with property transactions seeing a sharp fall of 6% in year to October as market activity seizes up.

11 Nov 2011

Mortage approvals slump as lenders pull back

Mortgages

Mortage approvals slump as lenders pull back

The number of loans for home purchases fell for the second successive month in October, as mortgage lenders focused on targeting wealthier borrowers with bigger deposits.

11 Nov 2011

CML report falls in lending

CML report falls in lending

Loans for both house purchase and remortgage fell slightly in September, according to new data released today by the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

11 Nov 2011

Capital Growth And UK Property Most Sought After In 2012

Savings & Investments

Capital Growth And UK Property Most Sought After In 2012

The findings of the 2011 Property Frontiers' Investor Survey reveal that Capital Growth is by far the most important investment criteria with the UK the top destination for a third

11 Nov 2011

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