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HBOS maintains 21 per cent mortgage market share

HBOS maintained its mortgage market share of 21 per cent in 2006.

The UK’s largest mortgage lender saw gross advances up from £60.6bn in 2005 to £73.6bn last year, representing a 21 per cent increase, which was slightly above the market average.

The group also saw underlying profit before tax up 19 per cent to £5.7bn.


Cowman joins Just Retirement to head up new protection venture

Just Retirement is to enter the protection market later this year and has recruited Prudential’s head of proposition and development Paul Cowman to head up the new venture.The equity release and annuity provider has made no secret of plans to extend its range to offer broader retirement planning products and it is planning to announce […]

The stoch market

Retirement planning. Steven Whalley, head of marketing for investment products at Aegon Scottish Equitable, looks at how stochastic modelling can be used to consider the possible scenarios for investors taking regular income in retirement.

Online threat creeping up on advisers

Online portals and websites are a growing threat to IFAs as people’s first port of call when researching financial products, according to Teamspirit.The marketing and communications agency says consumers searching for financial products are 11 per cent more likely to go online than see an adviser or any other specialist before making a decision.Its Engagement […]

Finance Finder UK chooses Dashboard for case management

Finance Finder UK has selected Dashboard as the exclusive provider of their case management system.Dashboard will assist mortgage intermediaries and packagers with their workflow and case management through the entire advisory, application and processing operation. The system includes comprehensive reporting, case tracking and commission reconciliation as well as CRM capabilities. Dashboard will offer a unified, […]

Brexit & the mid cap buying opportunities

By Mark Martin, Head of UK Equities at Neptune  Amid the market volatility in the lead-up to the Brexit referendum, there are buying opportunities for the prudent investor, explains Mark Martin. Click here for full article Important Information: Investment risks This fund may have a high volatility rating and past performance is not a guide […]


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