Niche Mortgage Solutions is the latest member of the Professional Mortgage Packagers Alliance.Based near Reading, Niche has nationwide broker coverage and three franchise offices in St Albans, Wisbech and Edinburgh.
The Financial Services Authority has revealed plans to look further, in collaboration with the industry, at how the models of retail distribution in the UK may evolve, primarily focused on the financial advice sector. The regulator says it wants to understand better how its requirements can act as barriers or facilitators to the emergence of […]
Freehold, the packaging association for regional packagers and mortgage distributors, has added Commercial First to its lending panel.
Compass Finances interim results show it packaged 108.1m of loans in the six months ending March 31, up from 97.8m in 2005. During the period the group launched the Compass Finance branded insurance product range to supplement the existing product set and acquired The Debt Advisor in May.The group says the UK debt consolidation and […]
Misys has confirmed it has received a request from certain members of the senior management team to explore the possibility of making an offer for the business. An independent committee of the board has been established to consider this request. In an official statement the company says: No offer has been received and one may […]
The UK Pensions Awards shine the light on excellence and recognise the advisers, providers and investment managers that offer the highest level of innovation, performance and service to occupational pension schemes and their members. This year’s awards looked at advisers and providers across 31 different categories and were rigorously judged by a panel of senior […]
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