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Mortgage supremo Michael Bolton has been promoted to become managing director of BM Solutions.The former head of mortgages at BM Solutions will, on top of the role of MD of BMS, also have additional responsibility for Halifax intermediaries, commanding a sales force of circa 2,000.Bolton says: “I am delighted to be responsible for the best […]
The Office of Fair Trading has referred the supply of home credit to the Competition Commission for further investigation.This follows the OFT’s analysis of a super-complaint submitted by the National Consumer Council, and further consultation with home credit lenders.Home credit is the provision of credit, typically small sum cash loans, the repayments for which are […]
Equity markets globally currently remain vulnerable to sharp shifts in sentiment caused by either unexpected or unwelcome outcomes in key upcoming political events (the US and German elections, Brexit and the Italian referendum). These top-down influences, combined with the current low global growth environment, will likely lead to broadly directionless markets, and prolong the current low beta return environment. We do, though, […]
Many commentators have suggested the UK’s exit from the European Union will trigger a domino effect, leading to its eventual break-up. Neptune Head of European Equities Rob Burnett discusses the likelihood of this happening. Click here to read more Important informationInvestment risks Neptune funds may have a high historic volatility rating and past performance is […]