Nationwide has increased the rates on its range of fixed rate mortgages.
Mortgage Strategy’s Packager Summit in Nice will play host to the crème de la crème of the packaging community this week. Some 85 delegates will be attending the conference, the main sponsor of which is The Mortgage Business, along with 16 other providers. The programme includes talks on the future of the packaging market, the […]
The Financial Services Authority unveiled a new division to tackle the risks posed by the evolution of financial crime. Speaking at the FSA’s Annual Financial Crime Sector Conference, John Tiner, chief executive of the FSA told the audience that the new Financial Crime and Intelligence Division would further raise the FSA’s game.Tiner says: “All of […]
From Simon CollisI was amused to see that Barclays’ CEO John Varley is not interested in lending 5 x salary (Mortgage Strategy January 15). That must be because it’s far too conservative for Barclays. If you ring Barclays for a pre-approved mortgage limit figure on behalf of a client, nine times out of 10 it’s […]
Money Partners Touch, the direct-to-broker channel of Money Partners, has appointed Sheryl Andrew as business development manager for the North of England. Covering the areas of Yorkshire, the North East and the North West, Andrew will be responsible for developing the Money Partners Touch offer and building relationships by marketing direct to brokers and IFAs. […]
As the Pensions Regulator starts to bare its teeth and the changes mentioned in the Budget and Queen’s Speech start to come into force, it is essential that you understand your scheme and the processes you need to undertake to ensure it remains compliant. Our second re-enrolment guide looks at how to audit the key areas of your auto-enrolment scheme.