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EC duo launch Phoenix Financial Solutions

Sonny Gosai and Ivan Vizor have bought the Cheltenham office franchise for Brilliant Loans, the secured loan brokerage of Exclusive Connections.

Gosai and Vizor were managers at the Brilliant Loans office in Cheltenham when it closed in January.

They have since bought the franchise to Brilliant Loans and Credit Wise and launched Phoenix Financial Services, offering secured and unsecured loans and debt management.

While Credit Wise also part of the Brilliant group handles the mis-selling
of credit and loan agreements.

Gosai,says:”We managed to keep all our of our introducers so business has
carried on as normal.

“The introducers we have got have stayed loyal to us and continued to give
us business. We have continued to make money, and we still want to be here
when times pick up again.”


Cheers and fears

The economic climate didn’t hinder the mortgage industry’s ability to celebrate St Patrick’s Day last week. Mole hears that the great and the good of the mortgage industry, Irish or not, gathered in Mulligan’s of Mayfair to celebrate with a few pints of Guinness.

Lenders need to stop squeezing the professionals

As we approach the end of Q1 2009, with many licking the deep wounds their organisations have suffered in the buy-to-let sector, no doubt they are now reflecting on their errors and looking for a way ahead.

Shades of red

Mole knows those folk at Pink Home Loans take their job very seriously, but it was surprised to hear that they are so committed they go to work wearing pink attire every day.

Europe: banking on a recovery

Neptune video: Europe — banking on a recovery

Arguing that the eurozone crisis is over, watch Rob Burnett, head of European equities at Neptune, discuss the sectors that he’s investing in to harness the recovery. 

In the video, Burnett addresses the following: 

• The primary drivers of the eurozone’s economic recovery
• The turnaround in individual countries’ current accounts
• Sectors best positioned to harness the recovery, without offering undue exposure to risk


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