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Packager launched

Packager Trafalgar Square Solutions celebrated its official launch party last week at a gala event sponsored by edeus.

Based in Wandsworth, south London, joint managing director Michael Franklyn (far left), formerly worked at BM Solutions and The Mortgage Operation.

Franklyn says: “The event was a great success. All the brokers have worked with our team in the past so the bonds of friendship and trust are already there.”


Absolutely Training launches e-learning training course

Absolutely Training has created a training package designed to help financial and mortgage advisers develop their compliance with the regulatory requirements set out by the Financial Services Authority.The financial and mortgage training package is an e-learning training course that ensures financial and mortgage advisers meet regulatory commitments than just tick the box. Courses included within […]

W3 Debt Solutions promotes IVA scheme

New figures released from W3 Debt Solutions show that banks and other lenders should recover an average of 48p in the pound of their unsecured bad debts under W3s Individual Voluntary Arrangements schemes.Reducing bad debts will be increasingly important for lenders as bank base rates climb from their current levels of 4.75% to a predicted […]

Brokers look to gain an Edge

Enterprise Group reports an increase in the numbers of brokers using its Edge system. It says there are now 2,000 registered users of Edge, with over 100 enquiries going through the system each day.

LMS to recruit new head of survey and valuations

LMS is looking to recruit a new managing director for its survey and valuations business.The post has become available as the present managing director, John Archbold, moves on to head up a property development company. His new venture is a major change in career and he will be responsible for the UK operations of an […]

UK: mid-year review and outlook

By Mark Martin, manager of the Neptune UK Mid Cap Fund, and Scott MacLennan, manager of the Neptune UK Opportunities Fund H1 2014• Equity markets continued to show strength: despite a strong rally in 2013 driven by a market-wide re-rating, equity markets continued to generate positive returns for investors. Economic activity continued to be stimulated […]


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