After months of lying dormant, the remortgage market experienced a surge of activity in July, with remortgage applications up 21% in a month according to the latest National Mortgage Index from Mortgage Advice Bureau.
Loans & Lending News
The ombudsman today spoke out about websites that take hundreds of pounds from unwitting consumers on the promise of finding cheap credit, only for the loans never to materialise.
Commercial Finance News
Accord Buy To Let has launched a great new range of mortgage products aimed at borrowers looking to invest in properties.
Confidence about the mortgage market’s health remains high amongst mortgage intermediaries despite a small decrease in the overall index score, according to the latest data from NatWest.
Debt & Insolvency News
Protection specialist British Money warns that lenders who in the future offer credit without providing a suitable mechanism to ensure continuity of payments will not be able to force borrowers to repay their loans.
A London-based director and financial advisor has been disqualified for 13 years for misleading investors.
Insurance provider Paymentshield has today launched a new protection product, specifically targeted at those buying a new home or moving house.
Evolution Money have announced today the appointment of Steve Capewell who will join the Board as Director of Compliance and will operate from their Manchester office.
TFC Homeloans has revealed a new brand identity across its website and communications.
Pensions & Equity Release News
People turning 65 this year can expect to average nearly 20 years in retirement, according to new analysis published today by Prudential.
Investments & Offshore News
Skipton Building Society will today launch a new range of fixed rate ISAs and bonds which include rate rises on short term savings.
Surveying & Conveyancing News
SortRefer, the fastest growing online conveyancing portal in the UK, continues its expansion with the appointment of Annabel Halhead to the role of Operations Manager.
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