Tim Jones has been appointed head of sales at xit2, moving over from parent company MDA.
I was interested to read the article in which Blu Debt Management argued that claims firms had left clients and brokers worse off. The claims industry is still fairly new. Many firms are trying to ensure the laws are interpreted correctly and that if a consumer has been disadvantaged by an unfair contract they should […]
Mortgage Brain has partnered with Viva Costa International to boost its sourcing facilities for overseas mortgages.
It was good to see the story last week that brokers now account for almost two-thirds of all mortgages (Mortgage Strategy Online). I hope lenders see these figures and realise the implication of shutting off a distribution channel as powerful and of such high quality as intermediaries. I hope Mortgage Strategy publishes research based on […]
The home buying process in this country needs modernising. HIPs were an attempt to do this, and would have been a success, if a survey had been included. Buying property is the largest single purchase anyone makes in their life yet many go into it with their eyes closed. Potential buyers would benefit from user-friendly […]
Thomas Smith, manager of the Neptune Latin America Fund Latin American equities have performed strongly so far in 2016, returning 27 per cent in sterling terms. Much of this move has been driven by newsflow from Brazil, with markets reacting positively to the government voting to impeach President Dilma Rousseff and on the hope of […]
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