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Increase in numbers of advice firms and advisers – APFA

The year to 2014 saw an increase of 163 in the number of financial advice firms, figures f...

  • Apr 15, 2015
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Equity release adviser numbers must double by 2020 – Bower

The UK needs to recruit an extra 800 qualified equity release specialists by 2020 to meet ...

  • Feb 19, 2015
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A third of interest-only customers say ‘yes’ to free advice

It has perhaps gone a little bit quiet on the interest-only mortgages front. During 2013, ...

  • Feb 17, 2015
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Smith urges lenders to use ‘transitionals’ in spirit of MMR

Despite the fact that my spell checker says there is no such word as 'transitionals, I thi...

  • Jan 13, 2015
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Advisers’ guidance guarantee bill could hit £4.2m in 2015/16

Financial advisers look set to share a collective guidance guarantee bill of £4.2m in 201...

  • Jan 12, 2015
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A very Happy Christmas from the Mortgage Solutions team

At the end of an astonishing year for news headlines, it just remains for me to wrap thing...

  • Dec 23, 2014
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MAS adviser directory rules revealed

The Money Advice Service (MAS) has published details of the criteria advisers will need to...

  • Dec 15, 2014
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Public wants quality-of-advice benchmark, report suggests

Consumers are put off seeking regulated advice because they don't know how to judge its qu...

  • Dec 12, 2014
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Broker Key Secured Lending gains secured lending permissions

Key Secured Lending - trading as V Loans - the specialist secured lending arm of KR Group,...

  • Dec 04, 2014
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Equity release and the pension conundrum

The pension changes of next April may be the most significant event to impact on the equit...

  • Dec 01, 2014
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