View more on these topics

Capital offers double fee deal

Capital Home Loans is offering IFAs double procuration fees on its new let-and-buy mortgages. The loans allow customers to remortgage to CHL on a property they intend to let out and then apply for a new full-status or self-certification loan on a property they intend to live in. IFAs introducing clients will earn up to a 0.5 per cent procuration fee for each of the two transactions upon completion.

Recommended

Staffordshire goes for discount with teeth

Staffordshire Building Society has introduced the 2.26 per cent discount mortgage.The mortgage is aimed at all clients and has a discount of 2.26 per cent from the society’s standard variable rate of 7.25 per cent. This gives it a payable rate of 4.99 per cent for the first two years of the mortgage for loans […]

Tax on benefit transfers clarified

The Inland Revenue has clarified the tax position for individuals transferring the benefits of a joint life insurance policy. Previously, if two unmarried individuals transferred the benefits of a joint policy between them, the transfer was taxable. With the clarification, the person transferring the ownership is liable for tax but only if they get an […]

EMS tax relief doubled

The value of share options that benefit from tax relief under the Enterprise Management Scheme was doubled to £3m today, and the right to benefit from those share options was extended to all employees.Capital gains tax on business assets for all types of companies, including venture capital and non-trading companies, is reduced from 40 per […]

Website covers silver surfer sector

A website – guideforlife.com – providing information on retirement planning, long-term care and critical illness has been launched by fund manager UK Active Value head Julian Treger and two Tory peers, Lord Chadlington and Baroness Cumberlege.

India rate cut – more to come?

Kunal Desai, Head of Indian Equities at Neptune Investment Management India’s stockmarket rallied this week following news that the central bank was cutting interest rates more aggressively than expected. Commenting on the rate cuts and what this means for India’s economic growth, Kunal Desai notes that there were two important details in the announcement that have […]

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up

Comments

    Leave a comment

    Close

    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm

    Email: customerservices@moneymarketing.com