Steve Palmer, Platinum Options
92% – The percentage of financial services firms that believe retail banks need to do more to improve their reputation, a Cicero poll shows. 20% – The number of wealthy Britons who have spent more than one month overseas in the past year, Lloyds TSB International research shows. 0.25% – The percentage the People’s Bank […]
Some 81% of British adults hope to be homeowners in ten years’ time, and 74% aspire to it within two years, according to a new research published by the Council of Mortgage Lenders.
The time it takes for the FSA to authorise new financial services firms has increased by over two weeks since June last year.
Virgin Money has reduced the interest rates on a number of its fixed rate mortgage products by up to 0.16%.
Royal London carried out a UK wide survey with 2,500 consumers age 35-44 over the summer. The survey found that over a third, 34 per cent, said their finances felt Squeezed and so were struggling to meet day-to-day expenses, despite 87 per cent being aware that they need to save more. However, the survey did […]