View more on these topics


B&B appoints brokers for ERC waiver clients

Bradford & Bingley has named the two specialist brokers that will deal with borrowers taking up the lender’s waiver on early repayment charges.

Get to know what FTBs really want

First-time buyers are a hot topic at the moment, with much talk of how we can encourage them into the market. So it’s interesting to look at just who are first-time buyers, what do they want and how has this changed over the last six months.

Shadow MPC

This month’s decision: -0.5%

Specialist lenders left out in the cold

We know that arrears and repossessions are going to climb in 2009 and the government has been trying to reduce the impact of a lack of credit to households and businesses. But this government intervention is ignoring millions of borrowers.

Pensions - thumbnail

Auto-enrolment — don’t leave it too late…

With auto-enrolment (AE) well under way for the UK’s largest businesses, over the next three years an additional 800,000 smaller employers (with less than 60 employees) will start their journey to comply with the legislation. AE mandates all eligible employees and their respective employers to make regular pension contributions into a qualifying pension scheme. To learn more about the legislation read our brief Jelf AEase — simple steps to AE compliance guide.


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up