View more on these topics

MPLC underwriter joins em- team

The em- processing department has been joined by Carolyn James, onsite underwriter for Mortgages plc.

Peter Beaumont, sales and marketing director from MPLC, says: “We are delighted to support em- with this facility and from past experience we know having an onsite underwriter in place can have a very positive impact on this type of relationship. Were sure Carolyn will enjoy working with the team at em-.”

Simon Mouncher, operations director at em-, adds: The addition of an extra onsite underwriter from MPLC strengthens our position as one of the UKs leading packagers and branded lenders.

“With all aspects of the process from offer to completion being handled onsite we are able to process cases in the fastest most efficient way possible.”


Charity calendar will reveal secrets of the mortgage professionals

From Andrew Forsey The silly season is surely upon us. The normally staid Financial Services Authority has introduced a campaign called, ‘Mortgages laid bare’. Go to the FSA consumer website and you’re bombarded with cartoon characters totally naked, their modesty covered only by captions. I’m not sure this approach will raise the profile of transparent […]

Market Watch

Last week, swaps started to fall but then rose towards the end of the week and are now at a six-month high.

McConechy joins HoC as mortgage director

Mal McConechy, ex-Mortgage Next director, has joined Home of Choice as mortgage director. McConechy quit Mortgage Next in October after eight years with the company. He says: “I’m delighted to be given this opportunity in a dynamic company. They’re enthusiastic people here, passionate about the industry. My 30 years of industry experience should complement the […]

TMB launches 2006 calendar at Mortgage Expo

The Mortgage Business, HBOS’ specialist and packager focused lender, launches its new calendar for 2006 today at the Mortgage Expo. The theme for this year is ‘The Great Masters’.The characters in the calendar are re-enacted by TMB staff, with past themes for the calendar including sports, cartoons on the mortgage code, music and 2005’s theme, […]

income protection claimants

Generation Rent

By Denise Wond, Marketing Relationship Manager, Royal London We’ve heard a great deal about Generation Rent in recent years but what does it actually mean for consumers and advisers and has the face of the typical renter changed? The picture is certainly more diverse than it used to be Homeownership has fallen to 64 per […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up