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Roma Finance launch new market-leading 0.44% bridging rate

Roma Finance, the bridging finance lender, has reduced the rate on its already market-leading three month bridging product to just 0.44% per month. Facilities are available for up to 75% LTV on residential investment first charge bridging cases. The new product will…

Big-hitting sports rights expert joins Shoosmiths

NATIONAL law firm Shoosmiths has strengthened its multi-disciplinary sports team with the appointment of experienced media rights expert David Murray as a consultant. David brings more than 25 years’ expertise in the broadcast media and spent 14 years as at the BBC…

Together announces quarterly results

Specialist lender Together has announced its quarterly results to 30 September 2017, affirming its continuing growth and strong financial position. Average monthly lending was up 15.8% on the previous quarter at £125.4m, and the loan book reached £2.37bn; up 5.7% compared with…

PwC Manchester moves in to No1 Spinningfields

Today (Monday 20th November) marks the start of a new era for PwC in the North West and the Manchester office as 920 staff say farewell to Barbirolli Square, the home of PwC Manchester for the last 20 years, and relocate to…

CandidSky welcomes two new additions to the team

As CandidSky continues to grow, Nazma Noor, digital strategist and Tom Chapman, SEO specialist have joined the company. We are pleased to appoint our second digital strategist, Nazma Noor,  who joins Paul Jasper, to achieve our client’s objectives and ensure campaigns meet…

New Standard Launched to Promote Diversity and Inclusion

As the need to develop a more diverse and inclusive workforce becomes ever more important, the Centre for Assessment, part of The Growth Company, has formally launched services based on a new British standard - ‘Valuing People through Diversity and Inclusion’. The…

10 ways employers can appeal to women on career breaks

Are you struggling to retain staff? Women returning to the workforce after a career break offer a valuable resource to employers, plugging skills gaps and boosting diversity. So what do they look for when re-entering the workplace, and how can your organisation…

Care leaver wins top industry award for documentary

A WOMAN who grew up in care has won a prestigious award for her documentary about young people in the care system. Rebecca Southworth, who graduated from the University of Salford’s BA Television and Radio (BATAR) programme with a first class degree…

HURST CORPORATE FINANCE TEAM PUTS TEXTILES DEAL TO BED

A team at HURST Corporate Finance has advised the shareholders of a Greater Manchester textiles business on the sale of the company. Associate partner Ian Dawson and corporate finance executive Ryan Niblock advised family-owned Bedmaker Textiles on its sale to Evans Textiles.…

Pendleton alumni to help young people design their perfect career

Former students have been invited to talk college, careers and creativity at the Pendleton Graphic Design Alumni Exhibition event on November 21st. Later this month, staff, students and some of the college’s incredibly successful alumni will be gathering to celebrate 10-years of…