building society


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British equivalent of United States savings and loan association

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The building society has also announced a bigger community fund, pledging to share their funds, people, resources, physical spaces and skills to help the communities they serve.
What the judges said: "Monmouthshire Building Society successfully developed a programme which combined a significant growth in assets with a mechanism for engaging staff, increasing brand recognition and supporting community projects.
Mr White joined Darlington Building Society in 2012 as general manager of finance having worked previously for PricewaterhouseCoopers.
The society's roots go back to 1864 when the Huddersfield Equitable Permanent Benefit Building Society was founded.
The account is also available in branches of Norwich and Peterborough Building Society, Chelsea Building Society and Barnsley Building Society.
The Family Building Society, which opens for business tomorrow, plans to inject further competition into the sector by offering a flagship "family mortgage", which aims to help the younger generation get onto the housing ladder and is available to people with deposits as low as five per cent.
The Family Building Society is the first building society proposition to be launched since the 1980s.
The deployment is an extension to the existing relationship between NCR and Cumberland Building Society where Alaric s flexible and highly configurable Authentic and Fractals solutions are already used to process and protect payment transactions.
Paula John, editor of Your Mortgage, said: "Once again Coventry Building Society has proved itself a worthy winner of the title of Best Building Society in the Your Mortgage Awards 2012/2013.
25%), are available at branches of Yorkshire Building Society and Barnsley Building Society.
On the second day of the Building Societies Annual Conference, Yorkshire Building Society called for Northern Rock to be transferred back into a building society.
COVENTRY Building Society has announced it has agreed merger terms with Stroud & Swindon Building Society, boosting membership by 300,000.
Summary: The West Bromwich Building Society is poised for a rescue deal within days, according to reports.
But anyone who has their cash in a building society rather than a bank knows their institution won't collapse because of stock market speculation.
A MIDLAND building society is under fire after a worker tried to sell a funeral plan - to an undertaker.