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Brokers ‘lack confidence’ to write life policies in trust

Mortgage Solutions | 10 Apr 2015 | 11:05

The majority of brokers do not write life policies into trust regularly, according to industry experts, despite 75% of respondents to a Mortgage Solutions poll saying they felt comfortable doing so.


Pensions changes could increase life insurance demand

Mortgage Solutions | 23 Mar 2015 | 09:57

The changes in income drawdown after April mean that annuitants sold single life policies may take out life insurance to cover their spouse, LifeQuote has said.

Lifesearch to become a partnership

Mortgage Solutions | 05 Mar 2015 | 13:09

Lifesearch has announced it is working towards partnership status in the next five years with profits shared among staff.

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Equity release is no longer optional - it is essential to both clients and advisers alike. Jon King pinpoints the future of the market

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Video exclusive: More education needed on guarantor mortgages, says Alexander Hall

Mortgage Solutions | 24 Jun 2015 | screening image

For their lower rates for those with a 5% deposit, consumers need to be better schooled on the advantages of guarantor mortgages, said Richard Merrett, technical director at London-based mortgage broker Alexander Hall.


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