Purely Mortgage predicts a post-election upsurge in the mortgage market and a recovery in the market over the next few months.But Purely warns customers not to wait to remortgage their homes for emotional rather than rational reasons.Purely Mortgages marketing director Ian Giles says there are people definitely looking at remortgaging or purchasing but are deferring […]
With the election out of the way, we can concentrate on the issue which dare not speak its name – pensions. Labour refused to be drawn on its intentions during the pre-election period but the subject is now the biggest and most pressing issue that the Government faces.
FCA chief executive Andrew Bailey says the watchdog’s main priority for its register will be the accuracy of data displayed about individuals. In a letter to MP Nicky Morgan, Bailey responded to comments Morgan made in the Daily Telegraph that the Treasury select committee would raise the issue of the register when the FCA next […]
Police have ended their investigation into the chief executive of cross-border pensions provider STM Group. A statement from the Aim listed firm – which hit headlines again recently for acquiring a majority stake in embattled Sipp provider Carey Pensions – says that “no further action” will be taken against boss Alan Kentish. Royal Gibraltar Police […]
Will political moves to back EIS schemes be enough to stimulate productive investment? When chancellor Philip Hammond announced a set of new rules for venture capital at last year’s Autumn Budget, he triggered a key moment for the enterprise investment scheme industry. “We were at an EIS event with fellow providers and mid-event, when the […]