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Banco Santander’s take-over of Alliance & Leicester could lead to the merging of Trigold and Mortgage Brain, it has emerged.
The US House of Representatives voted against the $700bn rescue plan that was set to save the US from recession.
The Financial Services Authority has banned a North Wales mortgage broker and fined him £100,000 for exposing 1,500 customers to the risk of unsuitable advice.
Research by you.gov suggests that the growth of internet banking and the failure to effectively manage Northern Rock’s website were primary factors in the development of the run on the bank – that is, once BBC business editor Robert Peston had reported that it had applied for emergency financial support from the Bank of England.
According to Doug Rice, managing director of international services, in 2015, managing their international duty of care will become an increasing focus for UK-based overseas organisations in both managing their short- and longer-term challenges. As a result, strong independent advice and innovative technological solutions will become more important than ever in managing their global benefits.
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