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Orbiter offers help to Encore users

Orbiter has invited the Encore adviser users currently being transferred to Mortgage Brain to switching to their free sourcing engine.

Andrew Brown, managing director of Orbiter, says: “I echo the views expressed by other market commentators that advisers should inform themselves about the sourcing systems available to them, rather than allowing themselves to be herded toward any particular system. I’m confident that when they do, they’ll recognise Orbiter’s as a unique, forward-thinking proposition, and register with our free service. Just like hundreds of advisers have done so in the last few days alone.”


L&G and MT partner up to bag 15% market share

Legal & General can lay claim to a 15% share of the mortgage market as it formalises a trading partnership with the UK’s biggest mortgage network Mortgage Times today.

Mortgage approvals down almost 60% year-on-year

Mortgage approval activity for January increased slightly to £7.6bn but fell almost 60% from the same time last year, figures from the British Bankers’ Association reveals.

In safe hands

Longevity – it’s not a word bandied about much these days when established brands like Woolworths and Lehman Brothers have closed their doors.


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