March has seen the fewest remortgage loans since 2005, as lenders begin hiking rates and tighten up for MMR, says the latest LMS Remortgage Report.
Loans & Lending News
Masthaven Secured Loans has announced the establishment of its first bank funding line, having successfully concluded negotiations for a significant new facility through Royal Bank of Scotland.
Commercial Finance News
Buy to Let Club is celebrating after almost doubling its number of brokers in just three months.
The Bank of England has today released its Trends in Lending data showing that lending to businesses has remained negative in the three months to February - but mortgage lending continued to grow.
Debt & Insolvency News
The rate of home repossessions was 44% higher in the North than in the South in 2013, according to detailed research released this morning by e.surv chartered surveyors.
David Saunders and Gunner Burkhart have been appointed as senior advisers at the Financial Conduct Authority.
Income protection insurer Exeter Family Friendly paid 92% of all claims presented in 2013.
The Labour Party is looking to cut ties with the Co-op Bank, the BBC reported today.
This weekend, NatWest Intermediary Solutions is introducing a new Saturday opening for LiveTALK - its popular broker instant messaging service.
Pensions & Equity Release News
Scottish Widows has underlined its long term commitment to the annuities and retirement market with the appointment of Stuart Paton Evans to a newly created director level role.
Investments & Offshore News
Halifax estimates close to one in four ISA holders (23%) are unaware of the new ISA limits that will increase their total allowance to £15,000 in July, according to a new survey from Halifax.Halifax estimates close to one in four ISA holders (23%) ar ...
Surveying & Conveyancing News
The Chief Surveyor of Sesame Bankhall Valuation Services has said that it is becoming increasingly important for chartered surveyors to protect homebuyers and lenders against the mounting risk of a repeat housing market crash.
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