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GHL and Salt offer refund

GHL Group has teamed up with Salt to celebrate the lender’s six-month presence on its panel by offering all its remortgage applicants a £250 refund on application fees plus free legal fees and surveys until August 3.


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Lehman Brothers appointment

Lehman Brothers’ Mortgage Capital has appointed Mike Cook as head of product development. He joins Lehmans from Kensington Mortgages where he was head of product management. Cook will have responsibility for overseeing all aspects of product development.

FSA to probe private equity risks

The Financial Services Authority is to assess the risks posed by private equity firms investing in the UK financial sector. As a result of a study on private equity investments published last week, the regulator has warned that market abuse and conflicts of interest are the main fears associated with private equity investment. The FSA’s […]

Start at the bottom to get to the top

I closely follow the trade press and not a week goes by when there isn’t an announcement that a particular lender has poached a BDM from a rival firm or that a packager has appointed a senior member of staff from somewhere else.


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