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Mortgage Express unable to accept online business

Mortgage Express is unable to accept online applications for the next week or so.

Mortgage Express warned brokers it may not be ready for M-Day due to the immensity of the task.

Mortgage Express media relatins officer Daniela Conte says: “We have fully compliant KFIs ready but not our online service. We hope to have online applications up and running by Monday next week. Until then, any business has to be submitted in paper format.”


Fidelity chief aims to develop new thinking on emerging markets

IFAs need to stop thinking of India and China as emerging markets and rename them developing markets, says Fidelity fund manager Arun Mehra. Mehra, head of investment strategy for the Fidelity India focus fund, thinks investor mentality towards India and China needs shifting. He says it would be more helpful for investment opportunities if the […]

Sipp specialist does 2000th Sipp

SIPP & SSAS Specialists, Wolanski, have celebrated the opening of their 2000th SIPP account this week. The account was introduced by IFA, Hoyland Financial Management, who has offices in Walton-on-Thames and Weybridge.

Advantage Home Loans launches online KFI service for its brokers

Advantage Home Loans has launched its online KFI production service covering all the products on offer from its branded lending partners. Head of sales Peter Bass says: “Being placed on so many mortgage panels it is imperative that we have a system which enables all our Brokers to access accurate and compliant KFIs for their […]

Analysts&#39 fears over departures from Isis

Fund analysts are concer-ned that the departures of James Foster and Mike Felton could be symptomatic of internal strife in the newly merged F&C and Isis. Analysts from Rowan & Co Capital Management say that while the merger of the two firms has created a fund manager with an imp-ressive track record, sudden departures were […]

The investment clock

While Trump blazes blond in the political foreground, it’s easy to overlook the economic background to the new political dimension of 2017. Political risk will be a feature of the year: the unpredictable and untested Trump administration has already created uncertainty, which is unlikely to diminish, especially if protectionist rhetoric starts to outweigh promises of […]


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