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Openwork teams up with 250-strong brokerage

Openwork has announced a new partnership with Citri, a Newcastle-based directly authorised national mortgage firm.

The partnership will give Citri’s 250 mortgage brokers access to Openwork’s mortgage panel.

Openwork sales and marketing director Andy Ferns says: “Citri offers its advisers an impressive package in terms of IT, marketing and branding, support and development and I am delighted they have recognised Openwork as a dominant force in the mortgage market.”

Citri chief executive Keith Atkinson says: “We are delighted to be partnering with Openwork and gaining access to their very comprehensive mortgage panel. The decision underlines our commitment to providing our mortgage professionals and clients with the strongest possible proposition.”

This latest partnership comes in the wake of GHL’s appointment to Openwork and the tie-up with Network Data appointed representatives through First Affinity.


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