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A&L and L&G launch first joint product

Alliance & Leicester is launching a balanced savings and investment plan from Legal & General on A&L’s website.

The plan is an A&L fixed rate bond paying an enhanced rate of interest, together with an L&G investment bond. This is the first joint product to be made available since their partnership was announced earlier this year.

L&G Isas will also be made available on A&L’s website.


Law firm gives guidance on account aggregation

Law firm Osborne Clarke is publishing a guide on account aggregation with the aim of addressing concerns about the new service.One of the issues raised in the question-and-answer format guide is whether an aggregator using screen scraping will be seen as hacking and if the accountholder will be implicated.Screen scraping is the use of special […]

Credit Suisse First Boston – Global Titans Tessa Plan

Monday, October 22, 2001.Type: Capital protected Tessa only Isa.Aim: Growth.Minimum-maximum investment: £5,000-£9,000.Investment choice: 100 per cent in shares listed on the Dow JonesGlobal Titans index.Term: Five years.Guarantee: Capital returned in full at end of term.Return: Up to 55 per cent at end of term.Catmarked: No.Closing date: January 31, 2002.Charges: None.Commission: Initial 3 per cent.Tel: 0870 […]

Network Data makes three top appointments

Independent mortgage and general insurance sourcing software provider Network Data is making three senior appointments this week.Peter Gladdy, Alex Cotton and Terry Young are joining to fill the respective positions of national sales manager, marketing manager and head of Mortgage Clearing Centre, Network Data&#39s service to intermediaries.Managing director Richard Griffiths says: “The track records of […]

Swiss Life bolsters critical-illness plan

Swiss Life is improving its critical-illness cover by offering care planning to claimants in a bid to bring it in line with rival providers.The insurer is also adding seven new conditions to the plan, including aplastic anaemia, Aids through assault, bacterial meningitis, cardiomyopathy, liver failure, severe lung disease and progressive supranuclear palsy.It is linking up […]

Brexit Commentary from Natixis Global Asset Management

By David F Lafferty, CFA, SVP – Chief Market Strategist Thursday’s historic Leave vote in the UK will have both immediate and long-term consequences for the global economy and financial markets. The initial flight-to-quality reaction across asset classes has been exacerbated by the market’s misplaced confidence in a Remain victory leading up to the vote. Stock markets […]


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