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TMO chosen as sole packager

The Mortgage Alliance has chosen The Mortgage Operation to be its sole packager.


Cheval launches marketing blitz

Cheval Bridging Finance is looking to boost its lending volumes in the run-up to Christmas with the launch of a new marketing campaign. Under the slogan ‘Perfect 10’, the firm is seeking to promote the benefits of bridging finance to the wider broker community.

Brokers tighten grip on mortgage market

Intermediaries control almost three-quarters of the mortgage market as retail-only lenders slowly lose their grip on the industry. Using lending figures, Richard Griffiths, managing director of Network Data, calculates the percentage of mortgage lending that originates from intermediaries to be 68%.Back in June, Griffiths reported that in 2004 64% of mortgage business emanated from intermediaries. […]

CNLIS warns coal mines may cause subsidence in half UK homes

Council for National Land Information Service has revealed almost half of the homes in Great Britain lie within former and current coal mining areas where there is a potential risk of subsidence.The legacy of disused mining shafts and abandoned shallow underground workings can cause subsidence and fractures above and below the surface many years after […]

TMB unveils superhero logo

The Mortgage Business has unveiled a new logo, calendar and supporting cast of superhero characters at the Mortgage Business Expo. The characters are designed to represent the best attributes of the lender and reflect a sense of fun and personality. Nigel Payne, managing director of TMB, says: The TMB calendar has become a regular fixture […]

Life cover for life

Jennifer Gilchrist Proposition Lead – Design, Royal London When someone mentions whole of life plans, most people will think of a niche product that serves as an inheritance tax planning tool for high-net-worth clients. And it’s really not surprising they’ve been pigeonholed in that way because before the arrival of RDR in 2013, that’s more […]


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