Scarborough has become the first organisation in Europe, the Middle-East and Africa to fully introduce a telephony system. The society has partnered with Nortel in developing and installing the ‘expert anywhere’ contact centre solution, part of its move to improve the speed and efficiency of its customer service. The system has been introduced into Scarborough’s direct customer operations.
A money awareness pack for cancer carers and budgeting advice for people with learning disabilities are among the 12 projects that have been chosen as winners of the Financial Services Authority’s 200,000 Innovation Fund. The 12 not for profit and community projects were chosen from more than 350 applications which proposed innovative ways to tackle […]
Kensington Mortgages has launched a fixed plus payment option on all its standard products, which combines the benefits of fixed and tracker features.
The abolition of residential mortgages in self-invested personal pensions will not have a negative effect on 74% of Mortgage Strategy Online readers’ businesses. Just 26% say chancellor Gordon Brown’s U-turn will have a negative effect on their business.
John Mawdsley, director of The Mortgage Partnership, Ian Nelson, chairman of BDS and Andy Linnett, director of LMS Specialist Mortgage Services, have revealed the Professional Mortgage Packagers Alliance is reforming. Following detailed discussions with all concerned parties it has been agreed that the PMPA will be reconstituted with several changes to its constitution. Members now […]
There are now more active savers in UK DC pension schemes than in DB pension schemes, according to recent stats from the Pensions Policy Institute. It also estimate that in just 15 years there could be as many as 17 million members enrolled in DC workplace pension schemes*. Based on current experience it is expected […]
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