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KGB seeks satellite packagers

KGB Packaging says it is seeking satellite packagers to package cases on its behalf.


London is most profitable student investment option

Research from Landlord Mortgages shows that parents who choose to buy a property for their child to live in while studying could make profit of almost 20,000 over the three-years of their child’s degreeThe rersearch also shows parent’s whose children study in London can make the most profit if they buy and rent out two […]

Empty homes to be seized by government

Homes that are left empty for more than six months can be seized by councils and converted into social housing under new legislation due to come into force next month.The Empty Dwelling Management Order allows local housing authorities to effectively step into the shoes of the owner of an unoccupied property if it is unlikely […]

JEREZ 2006: Affordability not going well warns FSA

Speaking at the Mortgage Summit in Jerez today, Michael Lord, head of mortgage and credit unions at the FSA, says it is set to look at the issue of affordability, but already gets the impression that it is not going well.He says: One of our key points that we will be looking at is affordability. […]

JEREZ 2006: HBOS tackled over dual pricing

Brokers have tackled HBOS over its dual pricing strategy on proc fees. Speaking at the Mortgage Summit in Jerez June 21, Kevin Paterson, sales director at Park Row, called for compulsory and unified proc fees across the introducer market because there is a consistent battle over dual pricing among brokers. Tom Cleary, director of Mortgage […]

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The Budget 2015: a brief overview

Following George Osborne’s delivery of his sixth Budget as chancellor and the last of this current parliament, we have provided a brief overview of the initiatives put forward in his statement, focusing on the topics that have an impact upon the pensions landscape, savings, personal taxation and businesses.


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