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Pepper appoints Promise Solutions as approved packager


Pepper Homeloans has apppinted Promise Solutions as an approved packager.

The lender launched in the UK last year and only sells through packagers and intermediaries.

Promise Solutions managing director Steve Walker says: “Now MCD is in play the role of packagers will be amplified as brokers get to grips with specialist lending and we are thrilled to be appointed to the panel of such an innovative and exciting lender.”

Pepper Homeloans head of marketing Jeff Knight says: “We are very excited about working with Promise Solutions who have a solid track record within the specialist lending sector.”



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