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Abbey National welcomes DTI mortgage initiatives

Abbey National has welcomed the Chancellor&#39s announcement of a DTI package to make mortgages and credit more transparent to consumers.


The lender says it mirrors its own commitment to make financial services more transparent.


It has also welcomed the announcement that the Financial Services Authority will be publishing league tables for savings, pensions and investments, although it is concerned that they need to reflect more than price.


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Jon King appointed manager of Hinton & Wild

Jon King has been appointed manager of Hinton & Wild, the Surrey-based IFA.The firm, which is based in Tolworth near Surbiton, is part of the Gloucester-based equity release specialist Ecclesiastical Insurance Group.King joined EIG in 1994 as National Broker Consultant for the financial services division.

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