Which intermediaries can you trust?

In the past week, the European Commission published a draft of a regulation which could put an end to the widespread practice of intermediary commission agreements.The regulation will have to be reviewed by the Council before it can go into effect.The Commission proposed the law after an investigation of a large number of intermediates in the EU, including insurance companies,

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What’s in your Kensington mortgage? Insurers are telling you

Insurers and brokers are warning Australians to beware of unscrupulous brokers that use misleading and deceptive advertising to sell their mortgage products.The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) says brokers are offering "unscrupulous" mortgage brokers misleading advertising to "get around" the "safeguard" of the Home Insurance Act, which limits the amount an insurance company can charge for mortgages."They are putting

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