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Esure to launch motor insurance line

Halifax&#39s Esure insurance subsidiary is launching its motor insurance line with the opening of a Glasgow office employing 400 new staff.

Esure, headed by Direct Line founder Peter Wood, will launch its telephone based motor insurance sales service in September, with an internet sales platform to go live in the last quarter of 2001.

Executive chairman Peter Wood says: “Esure will offer consumers a very exciting multi-channel insurance service and we expect to have a major impact in the marketplace.”


Brewin Dolphin sets up institutional broking team

Private client stockbroker Brewin Dolphin Securities is appointing Roland Walton and Matthew Collis to set up a new institutional broking team.Both Walton and Collis previously worked for Old Mutual Securities. The new team will concentrate on special situations and risk arbitrage in the UK mid and small cap sector, and will service the hedge fund […]

L&G waives fee on flexi self-cert mortgage

Legal & General&#39s mortgage club is offering a flexible self-certification tracker mortgage which waives the usual £325 application fee until June 30.The interest rate tracks bank base rate plus 0.98 per cent for the life of the mortgage. The current rate is 6.23 per cent, and loans are available up to 85 per cent loan […]

Schroders fund manager in move to US

Schroders fund manager Jonathan Bolton is leaving the company to joinDresdner RCM in California. He has been with Schroders for 10 years,managing its Japan dynamic growth fund for the past six years. Schroderssays Bolton wanted to relocate his family to the US from Tokyo.

City Financial offers trust and Oeic admin online

City Financial is setting up an e-commerce platform to provide third-partyadmin for unit trusts and Oeics. The Io system, which uses the EMX platform, allows users to trade unittrusts and Oeics over the net from the provider&#39s own website. Unit trust managers outsourcing their back-office systems to CityFinancial can offer advisers a link to EMX. […]

Artemis Global Income: Making sense of global markets

The rally in cyclical ‘value’ stocks paused for breath in February, as investors took a more cautious tone and switched their attention back to defensive areas. In this article, Jacob de Tusch-Lec, manager of the Artemis Global Income Fund, explains how he has positioned the portfolio, given the many economic, geopolitical and policy risks that […]


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