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Network Data launches proposition for DA firms

Network Data has launched a proposition for directly authorised brokers.

It offers a range of benefits including access to exclusive mortgage and insurance products and free access to Network Data’s mortgageLink software which includes integrated access to the Mortgage Trading Exchange.

Registration is free and also includes free software training courses and business development workshops, access to an exclusive online conveyancing service from Network Conveyancing, lead generation discounts, secured loan service from Norton Finance and weekly commission and proc fee payments.

To celebrate the launch of this proposition, all registrations received by Network Data before November 30 will be entered into a draw in which they could win 2,000 cash, courtesy of First Active and The One account.

Alex Cotton, head of sales and marketing at Network Data, says: “We recognise the need to offer DA brokers added value services as well as increased proc fees and commissions, and this is what our proposition delivers.

“We are committed to building long-term relationships with our intermediaries by offering them products and services that will help them develop and grow their own businesses.

“This proposition complements our offering to appointed representatives in that it generates volume business which, in turn, allows us to increase proc fees and commissions to our intermediaries, whether they are DA brokers or ARs.”


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