View more on these topics

Portman Building Society – Two Year Fixed Rate Mortgage

Portman Building Society

Two Year Fixed Rate Mortgage

Type: Fixed-rate mortgage

Fixed term: Until July 31, 2008

Fixed rate: 4.49%

Minimum loan: 15,5000

Maximum loan: Up to 95% of valuation subject to a maximum of 250,000

Income multiples: Up to 3.5 times principal income plus second or 2.85 times joint

Conditions: Capital repayments of up to 10% a year allowed without penalty, discounted legal fees

Arrangement fee: 999

Redemption fee: 3% of mortgage balance in first two years

Introducers fee: 0.25-0.35% of original loan

Tel: 0845 601 0763


Intrinsic chooses Key for equity release

Key Retirement Solutions has announced a partnership with Intrinsic Financial Services for equity release referral business.Intrinsic says it wants to ensure the best possible advice for their clients and has chosen Key Partnerships 300-plus advisers.Key business development director Dean Mirfin says: We are delighted that Intrinsic has chosen Key to supply its advisers with an […]

Standard Life reopens its DGT plan

Standard Life has reopened its discounted gift plan from the end of this month. Standard initially suspended its trust range earlier this year after the Budget announcement that many said created uncertainty around the tax status of gifts to trusts.Standard estate planning specialist Julie Hutchison says this plan is eager anticpated by financial advisers as […]

Fidelity announces annual investment forum details

Fidelity International has announced the details of its annual investment forum which will be held in seven venues across the UK between September 25 and September 29 2006.Speakers at the events include special situations manager Anthony Bolton and manager designate of the global portion of the fund when it splits next month, Jorma Korhonen. Other […]

The return of emerging markets

Ewan Thompson, Head of Emerging Market Equities, Neptune Although in political terms 2016 will be remembered for the seismic shocks of the Brexit vote and Trump’s presidential victory, the year was also a watershed for the global economy and emerging markets in particular. Following five years in the wilderness, the conditions are now in place […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment