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Last week’s winner

Tom Greasley, Independent life & pensions

“Andrew and Lea star in Brokeback Mortgage.”


Barclays to give brokers an underwriter per case

Barclays has announced that it will assign a specific underwriter to each mortgage application that brokers submit. From today, brokers will be called by a Barclays underwriter after submitting each case to discuss the application. They will also be given the underwriter’s direct number so they can contact them if they need to discuss the […]



After last week’s review of The Iron Lady, the recent biopic of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, this week we look at a book that takes a more critical look at Thatcherism.

A funny old year

The past 12 months have been turbulent – just take a look at this chart of the FTSE 100 over the last year. There have been some points which I’m sure would have caused your clients some concern, and possibly even had them looking for an alternative investment with reduced volatility; perhaps without reducing their […]


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