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Emhas more visitors at Expo

The number of visitors to em-financial’s two stands at the London Mortgage Expo broke all records. Emsaw a 235% increase on the number of leads generated at the show, compared with last year.


B2L deals from Stroud & Swindon

Stroud & Swindon has expanded its buy-to-let range with four products for investors looking to protect their portfolios against further interest rate rises.

Nationwide calls to raise Stamp Duty threshold

Nationwide has called on Gordon Brown to increase the Stamp Duty threshold, at which the initial 1% tier of Stamp Duty tax paid on residential house purchases kicks in, in line with house price inflation.This would take the threshold up to £202,000 from its current level of £125,000, based on the original threshold of £60,000 […]

GMAC-RFC completes fourth portfolio sale of 2006

GMAC-RFC has completed its fourth portfolio sale of 2006 to Bradford & Bingley. The £670m deal comprises of a blended pool of prime, buy-to-let and self-cert products and was completed on the 24 November 2006. Craig Beresford, director of asset sales at GMAC-RFC, says: “This is the fourth sale of our 2006 agreement with Bradford […]

Citizen’s Advice backs Select Committee

The Citizen’s Advice Bureau has backed the Treasury Select Committee’s findings concerning the UK’s debt problems and its pledge to continue funding debt advice services.Teresa Perchard, director of policy at Citizens Advice, says: “The Treasury Select Committee has identified the need for a long-term strategy on Financial Inclusion, which is vital if we are serious […]


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