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Tesco Bank cuts loan rate to 6.7% APR

Tesco Bank cuts loan rate to 6.7% APR

Tesco Bank has cut its interest rate on loans between £7,500 to £14,999 for new customers from 7.4% APR to 6.7% APR representative.

27 Sep 2011

Northern Rock offers raft of competitive new mortgage products

Mortgages

Northern Rock offers raft of competitive new mortgage products

Northern Rock has made changes to its mortgage portfolio, introducing competitive new deals for residential and buy to let customers alike.

27 Sep 2011

Allianz launches flexible home insurance product

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Allianz launches flexible home insurance product

Allianz Insurance has launched a new online-only home insurance product that provides customers with the flexibility to build their own policy.

27 Sep 2011

Which? reports two lenders to OFT

Which? reports two lenders to OFT

Payday loans market rife with poor practice, report Which?

26 Sep 2011

Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts announces 2011 award winners

Retirement

Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts announces 2011 award winners

The winners of the 2011 Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards were announced at the Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square, London.

26 Sep 2011

Investor uncertainty grows amidst volatile markets

Savings & Investments

Investor uncertainty grows amidst volatile markets

The volatility of the stock markets seems to have left investors unsure which way to turn, report Moneyfacts.co.uk.

26 Sep 2011

Aldermore confirmed as a leading independent invoice finance provider

Aldermore confirmed as a leading independent invoice finance provider

Aldermore, which offers financial support to thousands of small and medium sized businesses, has firmly established itself as one of the UK’s leading specialist independent invoice

26 Sep 2011

Landlords join my|deposits in record numbers

Landlords join my|deposits in record numbers

A record number of new landlords joined the scheme in August 2011.

26 Sep 2011

1.5 million households may not have enough life cover to pay off the mortgage

Protection

1.5 million households may not have enough life cover to pay off the mortgage

New research from comparison site Gocompare.com reveals that 1.5 million households may not have enough life cover to pay off their mortgage if either partner were to die.

26 Sep 2011

Investors should be encouraged by high rental yields

Investors should be encouraged by high rental yields

With frequent news and reports of rent rises throughout the UK, Townends Estate Agents comments on why landlords should be encouraged by the higher figures.

26 Sep 2011

 

Investment company trading in UK residential property launches

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Investment company trading in UK residential property launches

Launch of Residential Property Plc: an investment company trading in UK residential property.

26 Sep 2011

Investec provides €15 million loan to F&C European Capital Partners

Investec provides €15 million loan to F&C European Capital Partners

Investec Specialist Bank’s Fund Finance team has provided a €15 million loan to F&C European Capital Partners LP.

26 Sep 2011

Any Type of Loan secures exclusive guarantor loan contract

Any Type of Loan secures exclusive guarantor loan contract

Unsecured loan specialist Any Type of Loan has signed an exclusive deal with guarantor loan provider, Hamilton Greig.

26 Sep 2011

Perspective appoint new group project manager

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Perspective appoint new group project manager

Perspective Financial Group Ltd, the national IFA group, has today announced the appointment of John Daly as its new Group Project Manager.

26 Sep 2011

FSA formally approves IFP as an Accredited Body

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FSA formally approves IFP as an Accredited Body

Institute of Financial Planning is delighted to report that it has received formal approval from the Financial Services Authority as an accredited body.

26 Sep 2011

Second-charge mortgage lending rise

Second-charge mortgage lending rise

Second-charge mortgages were 8% up on the previous July, according to the latest figures from the Finance & Leasing Association, the trade association for the consumer credit indus

26 Sep 2011

Pink relaunches its DA proposition

Mortgages

Pink relaunches its DA proposition

Pink is relaunching the Pink Club, its proposition for directly authorised IFAs and mortgage and protection advisers.

26 Sep 2011

Over a third put pension savings on hold

Retirement

Over a third put pension savings on hold

More than a third (35 per cent) of British adults who are yet to retire have stopped paying into their pension pots, according to new research by Prudential.

26 Sep 2011

Personal Touch reports £2.3m profit

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Personal Touch reports £2.3m profit

Personal Touch Financial Services significantly improved both its net assets and cash position during 2010, despite the continuing economic pressures.

26 Sep 2011

Insurance industry launches annuity initiative for customers

Protection

Insurance industry launches annuity initiative for customers

People approaching retirement will find it easier to shop around to get the best possible retirement income under a new initiative launched today by The Association of British Insu

26 Sep 2011

What does the RDR Platform Policy mean for Wraps, Platforms and Providers?

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What does the RDR Platform Policy mean for Wraps, Platforms and Providers?

In a live WebTV show, three industry experts speak candidly about the latest proposals from the FSA and answer your questions and offer advice.

26 Sep 2011

Yorkshire continue trend of reducing mortgage rates

Mortgages

Yorkshire continue trend of reducing mortgage rates

Yorkshire Building Society is continuing its trend of reducing mortgage rates - this time on its innovative tracker-to-fixed mortgage range.

23 Sep 2011

Pensions: public sector fights back, private saver walks away

Retirement

Pensions: public sector fights back, private saver walks away

On 30th November public sector workers plan to strike to defend their pensions, report SaveOurSavers.co.uk

23 Sep 2011

Mortgage approvals at 15 month high

Mortgages

Mortgage approvals at 15 month high

August mortgage approvals highest since May 2010, reveals the latest High street banking report from the BBA.

23 Sep 2011

Conveyancing Alliance expands bespoke solutions to all adviser firms

Mortgages

Conveyancing Alliance expands bespoke solutions to all adviser firms

Conveyancing Alliance Ltd, the online conveyancing distributor, has developed its bespoke conveyancing solutions proposition making it available to all sizes of advisory practice.

23 Sep 2011

AOBP appoints new Chairman and Executive Committee member

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AOBP appoints new Chairman and Executive Committee member

A recent Executive Committee meeting, held on Tuesday September 20, marked a year since the Association of Bridging Professionals launched.

23 Sep 2011

Vibrant Energy Matters launches new V-Live system

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Vibrant Energy Matters launches new V-Live system

Vibrant Energy Matters, a supplier of Energy Assessments to the public and private sectors has launched a new web-based case management system to administer instructions to their n

23 Sep 2011

Tribunal upholds OFT's decision to revoke loan specialist's licence

Tribunal upholds OFT's decision to revoke loan specialist's licence

A tribunal has upheld the OFT's decision to revoke the licence of JST Financial Solutions Limited because the company allowed a convicted fraudster to become involved in its busine

22 Sep 2011

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