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L&G insurance head John Pollock to retire

Mortgage Solutions | 16 Sep 2014 | 16:48

John Pollock, the executive director and chief executive officer of the Legal & General Assurance Society, has announced his intention to retire.


Half year pre-paid funeral sales nearly double 2008 results

Mortgage Solutions | 16 Sep 2014 | 11:07

Pre-paid funeral plan sales have hit a new half-year record, the total plans sold in the first six months of 2014 were almost equal to the whole of 2008's sales.

UK inflation continues downward trend in August

Mortgage Solutions | 16 Sep 2014 | 11:06

UK CPI inflation fell from 1.6% to 1.5% in August, a level seen on only two other occasions over the past five years.

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MMR: right policy, wrong time

Keith Green, from consultants Navigant, assesses the Financial Service Authority's (FSA's) final rules for mortgage sellers...

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Video blog: Non-industry recruits - are they right for your business?

Mortgage Solutions | 11 Sep 2014 | screening image

Trainees have an important role to play as intermediaries look to grow and diversify in a recovering market, however they are not the answer unless as a business owner you are prepared to invest the time, money and resource to build what can be an extremely valuable asset to the business.


Bower Retirement Services has set out plans to double its adviser force following an upturn in equity release business volumes. Brokers, do you hold the appropriate qualifications to advise on equity release?

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