Angela Robertshaw, a spokesperson for Legal & General, says: “It is a great opportunity for Peter and we wish him well in his new role, which he will start in mid-November.”
Figures released by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors this month show that property prices froze for the first time this year across most of the country during the three months to July. RICS believes that back-to-back interest rate rises are responsible for a significant drop in the number of people looking to buy. So, […]
It is also increasing its three-year stepped discount by 0.50% to 2.25% over three years. Alastair Pate, director of marketing and strategy, says: “The addition of our longer fixed rate options mean there is even more variety in our portfolio, giving you and your clients more flexibility. By increasing the discount on our three-year stepped discount […]
He says: “I spoke to the technical people at Trigold who told me that they were aware of the problem. “But if it takes a week to correct a teething problem now, what are they going to do come Mortgage Day?” In response, Trigold says the problem related to the way it mapped the different […]
Retailers cited successive interest rate rises and August's unpredictably humid weather for the slowest sales performance since March 2003, reported in the CBI's latest quarterly distributive trades survey, published yesterday. The survey shows that July's unexpected slowdown in sales continued throughout August despite expectations of a pick-up. 34% of firms say sales were up on […]
Most of us would agree that pensions were complicated enough before April 2015, but since the pension freedom changes came into effect it has got a whole lot worse.