Ross Revell has joined Virtual Net as head of regulatory services. Revell, who previously worked with Saga, will ensure the regulatory requirements of the FSA are complied with and that members of the Virtual Net group receive good service.
Tenet, the independently owned UK IDA Group, has launched two offerings providing mortgage and insurance solutions for directly regulated advisors. Mortgage Professional and Insurance Professional, part of the IFA Professional suite, offer a high level of business support and can help advisers increase turnover via additional income streams, enhanced rates and first class technical support.Glenn […]
Southern Pacific Personal Loans, the sister company to Southern Pacific Mortgage Limited that specialises in secured second charge loans, has appointed Shannon Brown as account manager for the North-West region. Brown is CeMap and FPC qualified and joins SPPL from Principality Building Society where she was an account manager covering the North West. Prior to […]
From Tony Tudor In response to John Rattigan’s letter (Mortgage Strategy September 12), we’d like to thank both him and MS for highlighting these matters. We appreciate that inaccurate references are frustrating in the context of materials to be used to update manuals. While such materials are issued to holders of manuals at no charge, […]
A report published by Standard Life Bank says 41% thirtysomethings would consider buying a prefab house. The UK market for prefab housing is worth 1.6bn and growing at 30% per year. Prefab penthouses – worth up to 2.5m, built off-site and delivered by helicopter to your rooftop – solid timber lodges built from wood from […]
Steve Webb – Director of Policy and External Communications As the Autumn Statement approaches, Steve Webb calls for the Government to stop tinkering with tax relief. Twice a year, in the run-up to the Spring Budget and the Autumn Statement, we face a torrent of speculation as to what changes the Chancellor might make to […]
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