Cammy Amaira is to quit as sales director at GE Money Home Lending to join Intelligent Finance.He will join IF in the role of director of sales. Amaira resigned as head of sales at Mortgage Express in July 2005, and it had been widely expected that he would only stay at GE until his non-compete clause with MEX ended. Tim Dawson, former managing director of MEX, wishes Amaira well in his new role. He says: “I’m sure he will be excellent in his new role. He is a people person and good at building relationships with clients so this role will play to his strengths.” Alan Cleary, director at MBAC Consulting, says: “Cammy is a talented individual. This is a good gain for HBOS which is in desperate need of high profile names.” Jonathan Cornell, technical director at Hamptons Mortgages, believes Amaira is an excellent choice for the job. He says: “This is great coup for IF. Amaira will bring a vast amount of experience and was a well known and res-pected head of sales at Mortgage Express. It’s good to see him back in the intermediary market. I’m sure he will drive IF’s intermediary business to new heights.” Amaira says: “GE is a lovely company to work for and I have thoroughly enjoyed being there. But I felt the sec-ured market was not for me so when the opportunity came to move back into mortgages I grabbed it.” Amaira will report to IF managing director Mark Parker and work closely with Brian Ewing, head of intermediary sales, to extend the bank’s reach in the broker market. Meanwhile, last week IF took control of the Edinburgh Festival’s legendary comedy competition. After a quarter of a century as the Perriers, it will now be known as the IF.comedies.
Pepper Homeloans, an Oakwood Group company, has completed a A$400m securitization of non-conforming domestic residential mortgage backed securities. Pepper Residential Securities Trust No.5, which comprised six tranches, represents Peppers fifth non-conforming securitization and its largest to date. The transaction was well supported by Australian, European and Asian investors with more than a dozen participating in […]
HBOS has held its hands up for the first time that subsidiary The Mortgage Business should have paid more attention to the packager market prior to temporary closing its doors to new business last year. Speaking at the Mortgage Summit in Jerez on June 21, Roger Morris, director at em-financial, accused TMB of not originally […]
Hamptons Mortgages says home buying hit an annual high in May, but warns England’s progress in the World Cup could slow buying activity. The number of new business cases almost doubled from 150 in May 2005 to over 300 in this May, and accounted for 50.68% of new business at Hamptons. But remortgages remain popular, […]
Research from the Chelsea shows twice as many people saying they would ask to borrow money from their mum than their dad.The research also shows dads in the South-West are set to hold on to their money the longest with only 3.6% of people quoting them as first choice. Fathers in London need to start […]
Call us old fashioned, but we want to get to know you personally. That’s why we give you a named case manager and underwriter to look after all your cases from start to finish. Your underwriter will happily give you their number, so you can ring them directly with any questions you have. And your […]
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