“JUPP SMASH BERLIN MARATHON” was the frank response when Mole rang the mortgage man-mountain about the name last Friday.
The announcement today that the Britain’s ninth and eleventh largest building societies are to merge with Nationwide should not come as a surprise to the industry.
RBS Intermediary Partners is rolling out rates on a number of its fixed rate and tracker mortgages from September 6.
According to an analysis by JP Morgan Chase, the Bear Stearns debacle earlier this year could have brought down Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley.It says that each firm’s exposure meant that all three could have failed if Bear had not been rescued.
Once again the Bank of England has shown caution, a reluctance to make
the rate cut that is urgently needed because of its strict remit to
Certification is highly complex and surrounded by a minefield of information and auto-enrolment jargon, which can make it very difficult to understand. However, for many employers it is a necessary process that must be executed successfully.
News and expert analysis straight to your inboxSign up