View more on these topics

MPPI withdrawal clause scrapped

Bestinsurance.co.uk has scrapped a clause which allowed it to withdraw cover at 30 days’ notice from its mortgage payment protection insurance products.

Recommended

Politicians could distort B2L sector

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the introduction of buy-to-let mortgages. Those who bought properties 10 years ago are likely to have seen stellar returns on their investment – the average house price has risen from just over 66,000 to nearly 180,000.

Use summer time to make living easy

Recent weeks have seen not only the weather hot up but also the Financial Services Authority’s attitude to the mortgage market. We have seen action taken against an individual and heard about the famous four networks.

London house prices fall by 1%, says haart

The average London house price has fallen by a further 1% in July to 245,017 from 247,703 in June but prices are 8% higher than they were this time last year, research from haart estate agents reveals. Despite the predicted bounce back in activity post World Cup, rising activitylevels have been stifled during the hottest […]

Can single premium MPPI policies ever be in clients’ best interests?

Aidan Plumridge is marketing and business development manager at Cassidy DavisThe mortgage payment protection insurance market has undergone a shake-up over the past 12 months with product providers introducing innovative products to what was once considered a ‘one size fits all’ sector. Today there is increased flexibility, choice and affordability, making MPPI a more attractive […]

Auto enrolment – so far so good?

Jamie Clark – Business Development Manager The recent report from the Pensions Policy Institute demonstrates the sheer scale of auto-enrolment so far and what we can expect in the future. We’ve pulled out the key information to save you reading the full report. Auto enrolment in numbers Sources: Pensions Policy Institute, The Future Book: Unravelling […]

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up