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Advantage Home Loans launches online KFI service for its brokers

Advantage Home Loans has launched its online KFI production service covering all the products on offer from its branded lending partners.

Head of sales Peter Bass says: “Being placed on so many mortgage panels it is imperative that we have a system which enables all our Brokers to access accurate and compliant KFIs for their client.”


Matrix keeps eye on technology

MATRIX MONEY MANAGEMENTForesight 2 VCTType: Venture capital trustAim: Growth by investing in unquoted technology companies in the UKMinimum investment: Lump sum 2,500Closing date: April 5, 2005Charges: Initial up to 5.5%, annual 2%Commission: Initial 2.25%, renewal 0.375%Tel: 020 7292 0825The Foresight 2 VCT is a venture capital trust investing in unquoted UK companies in the technology […]

Friends in extranet warning

IFAs risk contravening the Data Protection Act by sharing passwords for life office extra-nets, warns Friends Provident. Friends is to launch a new service for IFAs using its extranet to help firms control who has access to their company’s data on the site and prevent them sharing passwords. The technology will speed up the process […]

A gifting gaffe

This week, I am looking at one of the most popular areas of inheritance tax planning, namely the use of potentially exempt transfers.

Teachers BS pulls out of intermediary market

Teachers Building Society will only service mortgage customers on a direct business basis after problems with arranging its compliant KFI. The building society has received a number of phone calls from intermediaries asking if it can provide a KFI. But due to problems in creating it with features such as displaying fees, it has decided […]


White paper — Dubai International Insights

Jelf Employee Benefits discusses the legislative changes in Dubai, available medical facilities and policy considerations for employers with expatriate workforces in the country. This edition will be of particular interest to global human resource directors, compensation and benefits specialists and mobility managers who have employee populations in Dubai, or are considering operating there in the near future.


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