The Cornerstone Network chooses Acre platform to help members provide quality financial advice

The Cornerstone Network has rapidly become one of the UK’s largest broker networks. With the continual growth of our business, our priorities remain fixed on ensuring our advisers are able to provide quality financial advice to their customers. Therefore, we are excited to announce that we have contracted with Acre, the all-in-one mortgage and protection platform, to offer our advisers the ultimate solution to simplify workflow and streamline the mortgage advice process.

Acre’s intuitive and innovative platform has revolutionised the brokerage business. The integrated services allow advisers to do everything all on one platform; from automated lead referrals to fast-paced mortgage sourcing, Acre provides a more efficient service all-round. Every element of case management is handled with ease including compliance, reporting, accounting, communications, and AR management. Acre’s seamless design is accompanied by dedicated tech support that has enabled a smooth transition for our network of over 100 financial advisers.

The benefits of the Acre platform are truly unmatched and made switching systems an easy decision for Cornerstone. Acre gives our advisers the tools to deliver better customer outcomes that aligns with Consumer Duty. The client portal offers complete transparency for customers to view their case status in real-time, communicate with their broker with ease and upload documents at their convenience. The automated workflow and record-keeping ensure all cases are always compliant so that the advice process has never been safer and more straightforward.

Michael Wayman, CEO of Cornerstone Finance Group said:

“We’ve built our business on delivering a great service to both our Appointed Representatives and their clients, providing fast and friendly advice and speedy lending decisions. Adopting Acre’s platform means we can take a modern, tech-driven approach that represents the future of our industry. We can give our brokers more breathing room to listen to clients, facilitate better management of cases and get people their dream home. What’s even better is that all the admins are taken care of by Acre’s tech – the compliance, the accounting and more. It’s an exciting time for our business”.

Justus Brown, Acre’s founder and CEO, added:

“We welcome Cornerstone into our growing network of brokers using our platform. Such a prominent network choosing Acre as their technology partner demonstrates that our platform is able to support the advice journey for even the most complex organisations. With at the forefront of innovation in financial advice, delivering a new, modern approach that simplifies the advice journey for and needs.”