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Jun 1

Astra Asset Management’s Portfolio Manager Shikha Gupta’s Perspective: Refinancing UK Mortgages and Benefits for Pre-2010 Borrowers

Introduction Shikha Gupta, Portfolio Manager at Astra Asset Management, shares her insights on the UK mortgage market. In this article, we delve into Shikha’s perspective on the advantages of refinancing into fixed-rate mortgages with a five year term, particularly for pre-2010 borrowers with variable rate mortgages. Astra Asset Management, founded by Anish Mathur in 2012, […]
Feb 13

Union rejects ‘dreadful’ pay deal as Lynch promises to prolong strike misery

The biggest rail workers’ union has rejected what the Transport Secretary has described as the “best and final offers” aimed at resolving the long-running disputes over pay, jobs and conditions. Mark Harper described the move by the Rail, Maritime and Transport union (RMT) to reject the proposals from Network Rail and the train operating companies […]