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Openwork awards e.surv panel management contract

Openwork, the 2,300 strong directly authorised multi-tie network, has awarded e.surv its panel management contract.

The contract comes into effect after the existing contract expires in the first week in January.

Richard Sexton, business development director at e.surv, says: “e.surv is delighted to have been chosen by a significant industry player such as Openwork.

“We have already begun to discuss how we can evolve and implement a best of breed solution for Openwork and its network of relationships.

“We have been particularly pleased by the close cultural fit in terms of commitment to quality and service that both our organisations clearly have.”

Jon Hopper, commercial development director at Openwork, says: The appointment of e.surv provides yet another boost to the Openwork proposition. We are looking forward to building a mutually beneficial relationship with such a respected and progressive company.


A&L issues pre-close statement

Alliance & Leicester has issued its pre-close statement today updating the City on its performance for the year so far.The mortgages results up to September 2005 show it has continued to focus on the prime core residential mortgage market. During the first nine months of 2005 gross lending was 7.1bn, a market share of 3.5%, […]

Commercial First agrees strategic relationship with TBMC

Commercial First has become the first commercial lender to agree a formal strategic relationship with The Business Mortgage Company. Under the terms of the working arrangement both parties have agreed to establish service level agreements and to work closely on joint marketing and distribution strategies. Commercial First will be committing underwriting resources, while TBMC has […]

Agents inflate rent estimates

By Rebecca Atkinson Research from Landlord Mortgages shows that letting agents in some regions of the UK are overstating rental returns on investment properties by up to 25%. Posing as tenants and potential property investors, researchers asked how much a two-bedroom flat in specific developments could be rented for. While London at 25% and Birmingham […]

Trigold confirms BMS has joined ENC

Trigold has confirmed today that BM Solutions has joined ENC, the Enhanced Non Conforming sourcing module available to all Trigold users, who account for over 60% of the market.ENC allows brokers to search, sort, select and apply for sub-prime mortgages.The addition of BMS means that over 95% of the market now supports ENC.All products within […]


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