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The Commerce Centre hits 1,000 RIs

Since launching in June, The Commerce Centre has now reached 1,000 registered individuals.

The portal for non-regulated products and headed up by former Thinc Group director Neil Harkin and says it is now half-way to its target of 2,000 advisers signed up to the portal by the end of 2007.

Harkin says the development of the portal is significantly ahead of expectations, with more and more advisers recognising the new business value in accessing the unregulated market, including commercial mortgages, bridging loans,
residential secured loans and personal loans.

The Commerce Centre managing director Neil Harkin says: “We have had a very
enthusiastic response from the advisory community since our launch in June and
we are delighted to be progressing well ahead of schedule.

“It is a totally unique proposition and one in which we are actively seeking to involve every adviser in the UK. We have a number of exciting deals and partnerships with major blue-chip and consumer brands in the pipeline which will be announced during the coming months.”


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