Cheval saw net sales grow by 55% in 2006. It attributes this increase to its approach to bridging loans, with LTVs being seen as guidelines rather than obstacles.
Brokers are positive about the role of automated valuation models despite research from Pink Home Loans showing 10% have never heard of them.
BDS has teamed up with Future Mortgages to provide inhouse mortgage offers.
Trustguard Credit Services has appointed Kensington Personal Loans to its second charge lending panel. Trustguard will have access to KPL’s near prime to unlimited adverse range. Sian Brown, national sales manager at Trustguard, says: “Given that only a handful of packagers will initially have access to KPL products, this appointment is a testament to our […]
The government has launched its long-term approach to financial capability which includes designing a national generic advice service. Ed Balls, economic secretary to the Treasury, revealed that a new taskforce, led by Otto Thoresen, chief executive of AEGON UK, has been asked to research and design a national generic financial advice service – ensuring that […]
Indian equities have officially re-entered a bull market, with the benchmark index climbing to a 11-month high. But this is just the start, argues Neptune head of Indian Equities Kunal Desai. Read more: Important information Investment risks Neptune funds may have a high historic volatility rating and past performance is not a guide for future […]