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If wins big deal with Mysis IFAs

Halifax’s tele-net bank Intelligent Finance is signing a deal with Misys to register 4,500 IFAs to its July-launched service.

Mysis IFA Services is the parent company for five IFA networks namely IFA Network, Countrywide, Financial Options, Investment Options and Kestrel.

The latest deal means around 20 per cent of all RI’s will have signed-up to IF’s service which offers mortgages, credit cards, savings and loans in one money management system.


Two mortgages may be required for dream home says CML

Homebuyers may lean towards taking out two loans in the future, one to pay for the property and one to turn it into their dream home, says new research from the CML. The report looks at challenges facing the private home builder in the first decade of the 21st century. It concludes that the UK […]

Perpetual Fund announces 19 per cent growth over last quarter

Perpetual&#39s UK Growth Fund announces 18 per cent growth since March compared with the sector average of a loss of 1.9 per cent over the same period. The company claims the fund is rated first out of 322 fund in that sector over the last quarter. The fund had suffered late in 1999 due to […]

Barclays starts bid for small business pensions

Barclays has begun its onslaught into the smaller business pension arenaahead of stakeholder in April 2001 with the launch of its group retirementaccount.The bank will be targeting the GRA group personal pension at its 500,000smaller business customers. The move is in direct competition to IFAs whoalso see smaller businesses as a prime target in the […]

AssureWeb in bid to boost business with online data

AssureWeb is aiming to give IFAs greater access to product informationfrom some of the software company&#39s major contributors.Life offices CGU, Standard Life, Scottish Widows, Skandia and Legal &General will make more of their key product features available to AssureWebso IFAs will be able to conduct a greater degree of their business online.AssureWeb has 7,000 IFA […]

Graphic Content – August

Given the release of employment data from the US on 5 August, we wanted to focus on employment data in this month’s Graphic Content. The Graphic Content below shows us that young and middle-aged workers were hit the hardest by the Great Recession and have never caught up. Since the job market started to recover […]


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