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Kensington offers integrated online application portal

Kensington has launched a fully integrated online application and processing system.

The Electronic-Kensington Web Intermediary Portal provides immediate decisions in principle and online applications.

Kensington says E-KWIP won’t detract from its commitment to underwrite each case on its merits and the lender will continue to make decisions based on customers’ circumstances rather than their credit scores.

The system is initially being launched to appointed represen-tatives of Openwork but Kensing-ton will be rolling it out to more distribution partners in the coming weeks, with a full launch expected later in the year.


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