Nationwide Building Society is lowering rates on its fixed and tracker deals. The biggest reduction of 0.59% has been made on its two-year no-fee fixed rate that is available to remortgage customers at up to 70% LTV.
Mortgage Brain and TrigoldCrystal have seen the first drop in the number of mortgage products available to brokers for more than six months. The number of live broker products listed on Mortgage Brain’s sourcing system dropped by 4% in March from 4,876 to 4,665, while intermediary-only deals fell 6% on TrigoldCrystal, from 3,510 in February […]
Perhaps one of my favourite episodes of my favourite ever TV programme The West Wing was when Presidential candidates Jimmy Smits and Alan Alda went head-to-head in a US Presidential televised debate.
Repossessions in UK sub-prime residential mortgage-backed securities declined to 1.48% of the outstanding balance in February 2010, a level last recorded in August 2005, according to Moody’s Investors Service.
Ratio Money, the claims management firm where Coronation Street actor Michael Le Vell worked as a director until recently, has ceased trading. Le Vell, who plays Kevin Webster in Corrie, joined the firm last April but is listed at Companies House as leaving Ratio on March 19 this year. Leonard Curtis Insolvency Practitioners is acting […]
Fiona Tait takes a closer look at the Department for Work & Pensions’ forthcoming review of automatic enrolment In December, pensions minister Richard Harrington announced the scope of the DWP’s forthcoming review of automatic enrolment (AE). The review will look at AE coverage, as well as the current thresholds and age criteria. In other words: […]
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