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MBSL adds Money Partners Touch to its lender panel

Mortgage Broking Services has appointed Money Partners Touch to its lender panel.

The 100 firms and 150 brokers that make up MBSL’s network will be able to access online tools, including instant decisioning, real-time Automated Valuation Models, free credit searches, pre-populated applications and full Key Facts Illustrations.

Direct access to specialist telesales support and dedicated key relationship managers is also offered as standard.

Tony Corrigan, managing director at MBSL, says: “I’m pleased to be able to welcome Money Partners Touch to our specialist panel and I am excited about what this new, but already proven, player has to offer our network.

“Touch becomes the 36th lender addition to the panel, ensuring that we continue to offer all network members an extensive range of options to give their customers the perfect solution to their needs.”

Martin Gilsenan, sales director at Money Partners Touch, says: “It is a real achievement to be added to MBSL’s prestigious panel and we look forward to working closely both with the team there and the broker members to offer a wide range of products and services.

“MBSL is renowned for the choice they offer their members and we are delighted that Money Partners Touch has been recognised as a valuable addition to their impressive offer.”

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