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Bright Grey appointment

Bright Grey has appointed Gordon Watson as head of customer care operations. He will assume responsibility for all customer service and underwriting functions.


Personal debt grows by 250,000 a minute

The UKs national debt mountain is growing by 250,000 a minute, according to studies by Credit Action.The report, based on Bank of England statistics, showed the national debt to be at 1.278 trillion, of which mortgages accounting for 1 trillion of that debt.Without mortgages, personal debt stands at over 4500 per adult in the UK, […]

MEX appoints key account manager

Mortgage Express has appointed Richard Freedman as a key account manager. He joins from Alliance & Leicester where he was national account manager.

Compensation reminder

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme last week reminded consumers that they can claim compensation of up to £48,000 if they have lost money as a result of their dealings with any one of 24 firms it has declared to be in default.

Standard Life Investments stays bullish on office sector

Standard Life Investments says it’s cautious about large parts of the UK property market but has remained positive about the prospects of the office sector.Alex Watt, managing director of property investment at Standard Life Investments, says the last few months of 2006 heralded a turning point in the UK property market, with property income yields […]


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