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Major new MS event for secured lending sector

Mortgage Strategy is launching a major new event aimed at the secured lending sector.

Following the success of the Mortgage Summit and the Mortgage Packager Summit, the Secured Lending Summit will take place at the luxurious Palais de la Mediterranee (pictured right) in Nice in June next year.

The event will be strictly by invitation only and delegates will be selected for their seniority and influence.

If you are interested in getting involved in the event, please send an email to


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Young professionals feel pressured to spend

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Portman branded a Judas

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