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Brightstar Financial launches new and improved website

Brightstar / Press
21st November 2017

Global award winning and trailblazing business, Brightstar Financial, has today launched a new and improved…

Does image affect your leadership potential?

Blogs & articles
16th November 2017

“It takes all sorts” goes the old saying, but does this apply to industry leaders,…

PHASE 2 LAUNCH FOR BRIGHTSTAR’S PRIVATE LABEL

Press / Private Label
14th November 2017

Brightstar Financial is today launching four new and exclusive, specialist residential and buy-to-let mortgage products…

ARE YOU HELPING CLIENTS TO COMMIT MORTGAGE FRAUD

Blogs & articles / Buy to Let mortgages
1st November 2017

Here’s something shocking: you may be helping your clients to commit mortgage fraud without knowing…

BRIGHTSTAR WINS BEST SPECIALIST DISTRIBUTOR AWARD FOR SECOND YEAR RUNNING

Brightstar / Press
30th October 2017

  Brightstar has won “Best Specialist Distributor” award at the recent Bridging & Commercial Awards. …

MASTERING THE ART OF RETENTION

Blogs & articles / People Development
28th October 2017

Mastering the art of staff retention It was fantastic to share an evening of celebration…

ENHANCED CRITERIA FOR CONTRACTOR APPLICANTS

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
18th October 2017

Brightstar are pleased to announce that we now have lenders who will consider an income…

NEW CRITERIA FOR FAMILY GIFTED EQUITY

Products/Criteria / Residential mortgages
18th October 2017

Brightstar are pleased to announce that we now have access to products which allow family…

MORTGAGE STRATEGY COVER FEATURE: SECRETS BEHINDS THE EVER-RISING BRIGHTSTAR

Brightstar / Press
9th October 2017

In the past two years Brightstar has revived Private Label, launched a HNW arm and…

BRIGHTSTAR MARKS WORLD MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS DAY

Press / People Development
6th October 2017

As part of its ongoing campaign to promote awareness about and break down the barriers…

WHY BRIGHTSTAR IS TEAMING-UP WITH VIRGIN MONEY TO PROMOTE WOMEN IN FINANCE

Press / People Development
5th October 2017

I feel hugely passionate about the Women in Finance Charter and gaining more support within…

MORE THAN HALF OF FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRY COVERED BY WOMEN IN FINANCE CHARTER

Press / People Development
2nd October 2017

A total of 141 firms have now formally pledged to promote gender diversity since the…

THE GROWING APPETITE FOR SELF-BUILD MORTGAGES

Press / Residential mortgages / Private Label
2nd October 2017

Of all the so-called “property porn” TV shows in the last 20 years, Grand Designs…

RETENTION

Blogs & articles / People Development
1st October 2017

Mastering the art of staff retention It was fantastic to share an evening of celebration…

LOANTALK BLOG – SEPTEMBER

Press / Second charge mortgages
25th September 2017

Throughout this year I have found myself talking with more & more mortgage advisers who…

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th September 2017

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS The Brightstar team marked World Mental Health Awareness Day on 10th October…

BRIGHTSTAR APPOINTED TO L&G PANEL

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th September 2017

Brightstar Financial was delighted to be appointed to Legal & General Mortgage Club’s specialist distributor…

PARAGON BANK APPOINTED TO RESIDENTIAL PANEL

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th September 2017

We are delighted to welcome Paragon Bank to our residential mortgage panel and offer our…

CLIENTS EMBRACE SECOND CHARGES OVER REMORTGAGE

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th September 2017

We are delighted to see an increasing number of clients embracing the benefits of second…

BRIGHTSTAR FINANCIAL APPOINTED TO LEGAL & GENERAL MORTGAGE CLUB SPECIALIST DISTRIBUTOR PANEL

Brightstar / Press
9th September 2017

Brightstar Financial is delighted to announce today that it has been appointed to Legal &…

BRIGHTSTAR WELLBEING ROOM OFFICIALLY OPENED

Press / People Development
24th August 2017

Brightstar is delighted today to announce the official opening of its 'Wellbeing Room' as part…

OPENING OF OUR ‘WELLBEING’ ROOM

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

Brightstar was delighted to announce the official opening of its Wellbeing Room in August as…

NEW RULES FOR THE BUY-TO-LET MORTGAGE MARKET EXPLAINED

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

The buy-to-let enquiries where we are seeing the highest demand are ex-pat landlords, special purpose…

WHAT IS HAPPENING IN SPECIALIST RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LENDING?

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

Over the summer, we have seen growing demand for our lending into retirement products as…

SIRIUS BOLSTERS LONDON OFFICE

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

We are delighted to announced further expansion of our City office for Sirius Property Finance…

THE MORTGAGE TAILOR

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

We were delighted to launch Private Label last month and we are already seeing a…

BRIGHTSTAR SECURES £50K FOR CLIENT RENOVATION PROJECT – A CLIENT CASE STUDY

Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles
15th August 2017

Objective Our introducer presented us with a case where the client needed to raise £50k…

THE IMPORTANCE OF SPECIALIST ADVICE

Blogs & articles / Short-term lending
5th August 2017

A quick review of the last quarters bridging business that we have seen indicated a…

ROBERT COLLINS MOVES TO SIRIUS

Brightstar / Press
4th August 2017

Robert Collins has moved to Sirius on a full-time basis having previously looked after the…

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