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FSA and Boe publish Prudential Regulation Authority paper

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FSA and Boe publish Prudential Regulation Authority paper

The Bank of England and the Financial Services Authority have published a joint paper The Bank of England, Prudential Regulation Authority – Our approach to insurance supervision

20 Jun 2011

Rental obligations to hit struggling retail sector

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Rental obligations to hit struggling retail sector

The extreme weather that hit the UK earlier this year may just be a distant memory, but insolvency experts are warning that the big freeze might still have something nasty in store

20 Jun 2011

Gross mortgage lending recovers lost ground in May

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Gross mortgage lending recovers lost ground in May

Gross mortgage lending totalled an estimated £11.3 billion in May, report the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

20 Jun 2011

Eurodebt offers advise to introducers on new OFT guidance

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Eurodebt offers advise to introducers on new OFT guidance

As it celebrates its 15 year anniversary, EuroDebt Financial Services is continuing its partnership programme with TrigoldCrystal at a series of regional Business Academy Events.

20 Jun 2011

Landlords delight as rents reach record highs

Landlords delight as rents reach record highs

Rents reached a new record high in May after four successive months of rises, according to the latest Buy-to-Let Index from LSL Property Services plc.

17 Jun 2011

Post Office cuts mortgage rates by up to 0.64%

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Post Office cuts mortgage rates by up to 0.64%

The Post Office is cutting most of the rates across its range of fixed rate, tracker, and buy to let mortgages with immediate effect today.

17 Jun 2011

Southsea Mortgage and Investment cease trading

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Southsea Mortgage and Investment cease trading

Southsea Mortgage and Investment Company Limited has been placed into the Bank Insolvency Procedure.

16 Jun 2011

e.surv educate consumers on private survey importance

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e.surv educate consumers on private survey importance

Chartered surveyors, e.surv, is undertaking a campaign to educate consumers on the importance of taking out a private survey.

16 Jun 2011

Countrywide and Mortgage Advice Bureau join forces

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Countrywide and Mortgage Advice Bureau join forces

Countrywide has today announced the signing of an exclusive joint venture with Mortgage Advice Bureau to launch a new financial service brand to the UK market – Capital Private Fin

16 Jun 2011

Landlords urged to switch and save on mortgage funding

Landlords urged to switch and save on mortgage funding

An innovative new service that sources affordable mortgage funding for landlords has been launched through Braemore Property Services.

16 Jun 2011

 

Two jailed for £50 million mortgage fraud

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Two jailed for £50 million mortgage fraud

Saghir Ahmed Afzal and Ian McGarry have been sentenced to a total of 20 years imprisonment after admitting their role in a £50m deception committed against mortgage lenders.

15 Jun 2011

Are estate agencies safer now than in 2008?

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Are estate agencies safer now than in 2008?

Many estate agencies went under immediately after the financial crash of 2008, but are they at less risk now, K2 Partners.

15 Jun 2011

Assurant Intermediary named Best MPPI Provider at 2011 Moneyfacts Awards

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Assurant Intermediary named Best MPPI Provider at 2011 Moneyfacts Awards

Specialist general insurance provider Assurant Intermediary is delighted to announce that it has been named Best MPPI Provider at the Moneyfacts Awards 2011.

15 Jun 2011

Cambridge BS added to Paradigm lender panel

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Cambridge BS added to Paradigm lender panel

Paradigm Mortgage Services has added The Cambridge Building Society to both its own lender panel for directly authorised firms plus that of Paradigm Financial Advisers, the network

15 Jun 2011

Mortgages for Business launch advanced BTL mortgage calculator

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Mortgages for Business launch advanced BTL mortgage calculator

Mortgages for Business has designed an advanced buy to let mortgage calculator.

15 Jun 2011

LeadAffinity.com report continuing growth for Payday Loan Affiliates

LeadAffinity.com report continuing growth for Payday Loan Affiliates

LeadAffinity.com is pleased to report continuing growth for its Payday Loan Affiliates in terms of conversions and commissions paid in the month of May 2011.

15 Jun 2011

Free mortgage prisoners and grow your business, urge Kensington

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Free mortgage prisoners and grow your business, urge Kensington

Following the recent high-profile campaign by L&G Mortgage Club and the AMI to promote the benefits of professional advice, Kensington is calling on intermediaries to free mortgage

15 Jun 2011

Halifax Home Insurance boosts ‘Free Day for Life' offer

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Halifax Home Insurance boosts ‘Free Day for Life' offer

Halifax Home Insurance has re-launched its ‘Free Day for Life' offer.

15 Jun 2011

What sort of consumer protection do we need?

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What sort of consumer protection do we need?

On behalf of lenders, we recently affirmed that the industry supports reform to reinforce protection for consumers, report the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

15 Jun 2011

Atlantic applauds OFT proposals to improve standards

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Atlantic applauds OFT proposals to improve standards

DEMSA member, Atlantic Financial Management fully supports the clarification offered by the OFT’s proposals for revised guidance for debt management companies.

15 Jun 2011

Nationwide demonstrates support for commercial property sector

Nationwide demonstrates support for commercial property sector

Nationwide Building Society's Commercial division is announcing the completion of a £9.55 million deal with SeQuel, a joint venture partnership between Quintain and other third par

14 Jun 2011

Landlords failing to take advantage of tax breaks

Landlords failing to take advantage of tax breaks

Buy-to-let mortgage specialist Paragon is urging landlords to ensure they are fully tax efficient after research shows that many are failing to claim for the full range of tax allo

14 Jun 2011

Secured loan completions up 50%

Secured loan completions up 50%

Norton Broker Services is pleased to announce that May was a record post credit crunch month for completions with Blemain Finance.

14 Jun 2011

West One Loans Completes £1.825m Bridging Loan

West One Loans Completes £1.825m Bridging Loan

West One Loans today announces the completion of a £1.825million bridging loan for a company to purchase a commercial property in Wembley, directly opposite the new Wembley stadium

14 Jun 2011

Modest activity for mortgage market in April

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Modest activity for mortgage market in April

Loans for house purchase increased in April, report the Council of Mortgage Lenders.

14 Jun 2011

Heightened BTL confidence

Heightened BTL confidence

Over three quarters of respondents surveyed in TMA’s May Distribution Indicator suggested that they were more confident in regards to the future of the buy-to-let sector than at th

14 Jun 2011

Market conditions offer perfect opportunity for landlords to realign portfolios

Market conditions offer perfect opportunity for landlords to realign portfolios

Whilst the residential sales market fluctuates from one month to the next leaving many locked out of making a move, it would seem landlords are in a position to make the most of bo

14 Jun 2011

borro secures new lending facility through Octopus Investments

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borro secures new lending facility through Octopus Investments

borro has announced an important new partnership with Octopus Investments, which will provide borro with significant new lending capacity.

14 Jun 2011

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