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Nick Robinson tipped for the top

Nick Robinson, managing director of Intelligent Finance has been tipped to be one of the UKs top industry leaders in 2015.

Robinson has been nominated by industry figures in todays Times newspaper, along with Andy Hornby, chief operating officer at HBOS.

Grenville Turner, chief executive officer of Intelligent Finance says Robinson is well on the way to transforming Intelligent Finance into the leading internet bank in the UK.

Hornby who also tipped for the top and described by Victor Blank, chairman of GUS as, highly intelligent, both in an academic and a business way.

He says: “Hornby is bound to end up as the chief executive of a major FTSE company.”


77% Not interested in equity release

A survey by shows 77% of consumers would not consider an equity release mortgage, despite figures released by the Bank of England last week suggesting otherwise. The survey was conducted online and anyone who visited the website could take part. Of those who did, only 9% were over the age of 60. Dean […]

PFS introduces affinity benefits package

The Personal Finance Society has introduced an affinity benefits package designed to provide enhanced access and exclusive discounts to a range of lifestyle and business services for its members.The initial package has links to over 20 companies providing a range of products and services from legal and IT support to car rental and professional indemnity […]

Barclays and Woolwich launch mortgage range

Barclays and Woolwich have launched a range of mortgage deals, which include a highly competitive two-year fixed rate with no application fee at 4.89%, and a five-year fixed rate at 4.99%.Key features of the re-mortgage deals are rate fixed at 4.89% until January 31 2008, and 4.99% until January 31 2011. There are no arrangement […]

em- roadshow heads North

em- is taking its roadshow to Newcastle upon Tyne and Leeds. The Gateshead Hilton Hotel in Newcastle will play host to the event on October 25, before it moves to Leeds SAS Radisson Hotel on October 26.Roger Morris, managing director at em-, says: “These events always prove to be popular with our broker community. It […]

How to use wills to protect your clients’ wishes

March was Free Wills Month! Free Wills Month brings together a group of well-respected charities to offer members of the public aged 55 and over the opportunity to have their simple wills written or updated free of charge by using participating solicitors in selected locations around England and Wales. Research by the Law Society* highlighted that only 64 […]


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