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Spicerhaart Group join Legal & General Network (LGN) as an Appointed Representative.

Spicerhaart Group join Legal & General Network
Duncan Crocker (left) and Paul Smith (right)

05 September 2012

Spicerhaart Group join Legal & General Network
Duncan Crocker (left) and Paul Smith (right)

Legal & General Network, are pleased to announce that Spicerhaart Group have joined them on a long term Appointed Representative contract.

Spicerhaart is the UK's largest independent estate agency group, offering a range of integrated property related services including sales, lettings, mortgages, insurance, surveying and conveyancing through its award-winning High Street brands Darlows, Felicity J Lord, FINE, haart, Haybrook and Spicer McColl.

Duncan Crocker, Managing Director, Legal & General Network said,

"LGN is very proud of our new significant scale distribution partnership with Spicerhaart Group. We are specialists in supporting quality distribution firms who are directly linked to the UK mortgage and protection advice sector and have a unique pairing of a mortgage club and surveying business who will work closely with Spicerhaart to our mutual advantage. The decision by Spicerhaart to choose LGN is an endorsement of the rounded model that we operate and this is likely to be the most significant new partnership established in this space in 2012. We are very excited about the long term growth based nature of this alliance."

Paul Smith, Chief Exectuive Officer, Spicerhaart, said,

" We are delighted to be joining the Legal & General Network and look forward to working closely with Duncan Crocker and his team. There is really only one major player when it comes to the mortgage and protection sector in the UK and that is Legal & General.  Their products, their people and the quality of their advice are industry leading and make an ideal fit for Spicerhaart and its customers."

Notes to editors

The information contained in this press release is intended solely for journalists and should not be relied upon by private investors or any other persons to make financial decisions.
The Legal & General Group, established in 1836, is one of the UK's leading financial services companies. As at 30 June 2012, we were responsible for investing £388 billion worldwide on behalf of investors, policyholders and shareholders. We also had over seven million customers in the UK for our life assurance, pensions, investments and general insurance plans.

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Alyson Bowcott

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