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Connect Overseas launches foreign exchange services through Moneycorp

Savings & Investments

Connect Overseas launches foreign exchange services through Moneycorp

Connect Overseas has announced a new partnership with Moneycorp to provide foreign exchange facilities to its intermediaries and their customers.

19 Apr 2011

Overseas banks to shake UK housing market

Savings & Investments

Overseas banks to shake UK housing market

UK domestic providers have brought the UK housing market to a virtual standstill by keeping mortgage rates high and good deals increasingly difficult to negotiate, say Midas Estate

19 Apr 2011

A Strong Start To The Year For Farmland Values

A Strong Start To The Year For Farmland Values

Grade 3 arable land values in England rose by 2.7% during the first quarter of this year, say Savills.

19 Apr 2011

Paradigm and the Debt Advisor announce partnership

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Paradigm and the Debt Advisor announce partnership

Paradigm Mortgage Services has today announced a new strategic partnership with award-winning debt advisory specialists, The Debt Advisor.

19 Apr 2011

Pull Down the Barriers to Investment in Residential Housing

Pull Down the Barriers to Investment in Residential Housing

The barriers for investor entry to the UK residential housing market are still too great to ensure that future demand will be met, according to Mill Group.

19 Apr 2011

New President of the Insolvency Practitioners Association appointed

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New President of the Insolvency Practitioners Association appointed

At the Annual General Meeting of the IPA held on the day of the 50th anniversary of the Association, Patrick (Paddy) Brazzill was appointed President for the next year.

19 Apr 2011

Insurance brokers warn burden of regulation is bigger than tax

Protection

Insurance brokers warn burden of regulation is bigger than tax

BIBA has warned that the regulatory burden imposed by the FSA on the insurance broking sector is a greater competitive disadvantage than the amount of corporation tax it pays.

19 Apr 2011

New survey confirms rental market fears

New survey confirms rental market fears

Landlord Assist is urging student landlords to carefully consider how impending hikes in university tuition fees will impact their business plans.

19 Apr 2011

moneyfacts selects The Ark Financial Leads

Mortgages

moneyfacts selects The Ark Financial Leads

The consumer website, moneyfacts.co.uk has selected The Ark Financial Leads to provide its new ‘Speak to an adviser’ mortgage lead program, with Openwork as its fulfillment partner

19 Apr 2011

Ratings agency downgrades loom

Ratings agency downgrades loom

HML is urging UK financial institutions currently rated Baa3 by Moody’s to engage with a standby servicer.

19 Apr 2011

 

L&G Mortgage Club launch 90% LTV exclusive with NatWest

Mortgages

L&G Mortgage Club launch 90% LTV exclusive with NatWest

Legal &General have launched an exclusive 90% LTV mortgage product from NatWest Intermediary Solutions, which is only available to AR members of the Legal & General Mortgage Club.

19 Apr 2011

Biggest jump in unsold stock since 2007

Biggest jump in unsold stock since 2007

The average unsold stock per estate agency branch saw its biggest monthly increase since May 2007, up from 70 to 74 properties, according to Rightmove's House Price Index.

18 Apr 2011

Conveyancers call on firms to take lead role in tackling mortgage fraud

Legal

Conveyancers call on firms to take lead role in tackling mortgage fraud

Eddie Goldsmith, Chairman of The Conveyancing Association is urging both solicitor and licensed conveyancing firms to take a more definitive role in tackling mortgage fraud.

18 Apr 2011

Kensington revamps mortgage range

Mortgages

Kensington revamps mortgage range

Kensington has revamped its mortgage products, introducing a new first-time buyer range, 5-year fixed rates, lower rates and higher LTVs.

18 Apr 2011

Allianz launches Your Cover Insurance on Gocompare.Com

Protection

Allianz launches Your Cover Insurance on Gocompare.Com

Allianz Insurance's online-only car insurance offering, Your Cover insurance, is now available on leading comparison website, Gocompare.com.

18 Apr 2011

Northern Rock improves BTL Mortgage Range

Mortgages

Northern Rock improves BTL Mortgage Range

Existing Everyday 2-Year and 3-Year BTL Fixed rate mortgages reduced by up to 0.40%.

18 Apr 2011

L&G Mortgage Club welcomes report on the private rental sector

Mortgages

L&G Mortgage Club welcomes report on the private rental sector

Legal & General Mortgage Club has today released a detailed report giving valuable insight into the shape of the Private Rented Sector and Buy-to-Let market.

18 Apr 2011

Rents rise as landlords enjoy surge in demand

Rents rise as landlords enjoy surge in demand

Rents rose for the second month in a row in March, according to the latest Buy-to-Let Index from LSL Property Services plc.

15 Apr 2011

Rising costs leaving half of older people living on the breadline

Retirement

Rising costs leaving half of older people living on the breadline

Rising living costs are causing significant hardship for pensioners with nearly half saying they are just ‘getting by', and one in ten admitting they are finding it difficult or re

14 Apr 2011

Nationwide 3yr fixed rate mortgages to drop

Mortgages

Nationwide 3yr fixed rate mortgages to drop

Nationwide is to decrease the interest rates of all its three-year fixed rate mortgages by up to 0.2%. The changes will take effect from Friday, 15 April 2011.

14 Apr 2011

Intermediaries boosted by buy-to-let

Intermediaries boosted by buy-to-let

Nearly half of mortgage intermediaries reported an increase in buy-to-let business during the first quarter of the year, Paragon Mortgages' research has found.

14 Apr 2011

Conti launch Conti France

Savings & Investments

Conti launch Conti France

Conti has entered into a joint venture with CAFPI, the leading French mortgage broker, to create Conti France.

14 Apr 2011

Goldsmith Williams comes of age with equity release partnership

Retirement

Goldsmith Williams comes of age with equity release partnership

Equity release specialist Age Partnership has appointed Goldsmith Williams as its exclusive legal services partner.

14 Apr 2011

Increase of higher value property entering the rental market

Increase of higher value property entering the rental market

The beginning of 2011 saw an influx of higher value property into the Private Rented Sector, according to the latest research from ARLA.

13 Apr 2011

Chorley Building Society select AToM

Mortgages

Chorley Building Society select AToM

AToM, the award winning specialist mortgage packager/distributor, is pleased to announce their appointment to the limited distribution panel for Chorley Building Society.

13 Apr 2011

Arranging mortgages costs consumers £3bn

Mortgages

Arranging mortgages costs consumers £3bn

Fears about an increase to the base rate have led to a flurry of fixed rate mortgage deals hitting the market, say uSwitch.com.

13 Apr 2011

Housing market activity sees spring bounce

Mortgages

Housing market activity sees spring bounce

March saw a strong lift in housing market activity, with 7% more residential mortgage valuations conducted compared to a year ago, according to the latest research by Connells Surv

13 Apr 2011

Now 3 separate regulatory initiatives for UK lenders

Mortgages

Now 3 separate regulatory initiatives for UK lenders

Not one, nor two, it's now three separate regulatory initiatives for UK lenders, say the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

13 Apr 2011

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