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Mortgage Choice to give away signed Irish National rugby shirt at Manchester Expo

Mortgage Choice is offering the chance for someone to walk away with an signed Irish National Rugby Team shirt at the Manchester Mortgage Expo.

The shirt is one of only two similar shirts, the first auctioned at the England-Ireland game in March successfully raised £700 for the benefit of Cancer Research.

Manchester Expo 2004 runs on May 19 to 20 at the GMEX in Manchester and everyone who visits Mortgage Choice on Stand A26 and deposits their business card in the box will stand a chance of winning the much sought-after item of sporting memorabilia.

At the same time, they will be able to discuss with Doug Hall, head of sales, and his team Mortgage Choice&#39s proposition for supporting all brokers, regardless of which regulatory route they choose, with a pure packaging facility, covering the whole range of conforming and non-conforming lending.


Abbey chief executive appointed to FSA practioner panel

The Financial Services Authority has appointed Luqman Arnold, chief executive of Abbey, and Alan Yarrow, vice-chairman of investment bank Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, as members of the Financial Services Practitioner Panel. The panel is a statutory body that represents the interests of practitioners within the regulatory framework, principally by ensuring that the FSA takes account of […]

Mortgage Excellence announces distribution deal with 50 Connect

Independent mortgage provider Mortgage Excellence has announced a distribution deal with the over-50s lifestyle portal Under the terms of the arrangement, Mortgage Excellence will provide site visitors with a free mortgage health check and offer a range of mortgage products. Robin Williams of Mortgage Excellence says: “We are delighted to be working with 50 […]

Don&#39t become a post-Mortgage Day criminal, warns AMI

The Association of Mortgage Intermediaries has reminded brokers that they will be committing a criminal offence from Mortgage Day if they advise clients after this date without direct authorisation by the FSA or through a network. Firms seeking direct authorisation from the FSA have less than one week to submit their application before the regulator&#39s […]

Yorkshire launches £50,000 prize draw

The Yorkshire has launched a special prize draw for all new applicants for one of its mortgages to win £50,000. Anybody who applies for a new Yorkshire mortgage before August 31 2004 will not only be able to enter the draw, they are guaranteed to get a great value deal as well. Existing Yorkshire borrowers, […]


Improving health and wellbeing through pensions auto-enrolment

As the auto-enrolment revolution is rolled out to companies with between 50 and 249 people, employers will be grappling with the new rules and requirements. Even though introducing the new regime can be time consuming, many employers are regarding it as an opportunity to review their benefits packages, with employee health and wellbeing regarded as a popular addition.


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