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One Stop Mortgage sets up UK arm

US sub-prime lender One Stop Mortgage is launching a subsidiary in the UK, also called One Stop Mortgage. It opened for business to intermediaries last week. The US wholesale lender did $1.2bn in completions last year. One Stop Mortgage is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aames Financial Corporation.

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There are just two more weeks to go after this week in our fantastic competition with Save & Prosper. The runners and riders with a chance of being in the top 16 in the league will be revealed soon. That puts them in the frame to be one of four lucky IFA readers to win […]

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