Landlords grow their buy-to-let portfolio through a seven-day second charge loan

The directors of an investment company, who own nearly 250 properties, are set to grow their portfolio after Together delivered funding secured against part of...

Lender representatives at FSE Manchester question FCA is ‘back tracking on MMR’

Following on from its Mortgages Market Study Interim Report, published earlier this month, a number of lender representatives have questioned whether the...

GMB welcome news of rising wages in London but says there is still a long way to go

News that wages have risen is welcome but there is still a very long way to go to make up the ground lost due to the recession in 2008 and inflation since...

Fast-growing Yorkshire entrepreneur scoops industry award

A Sowerby-Bridge based finance management specialist has won a prestigious regional industry award. Martin Mellor, founder and managing director of Mellor...

Secure Trust Bank partners with Connect for Intermediaries network and packager

Residential lender Secure Trust Bank has joined the panel, not only of Connect for Intermediaries mortgage network but also its packaging arm. Brokers from the...

Business Disability Forum offers 10-point strategy to reducing work-place stress

With 12.5 million work days lost each year as a result of stress, depression and anxiety, the global membership organisation Business Disability Forum is using...

Troubling signs for London’s housing as new build ‘starts’ & sales growth fall

LCP’s latest LCPAca Residential Index reports annual new build sales* falling 13.8% in Prime Central London with quarterly transactions plummeting to 88....

The Right DA Club Launch Compliance Packages

The Right DA Club, the directly authorised arm of The Right Mortgage Ltd, has officially launched its compliance packages for directly authorised firms. The...

Consumer finance new business holds steady in March

New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that consumer finance new business in March was at a similar level to that...

Stable interest rate provides respite for people living in debt

Following the Bank of England’s (BoE) decision not to raise interest rates today, Richard Haymes, Head of Financial Difficulties at TDX Group, an Equifax...

Glasgow’s CarMoney expands its financing activity into car leasing

CarMoney, the fast-growing Glasgow-based motor finance business which was launched in 2016, is set to expand its financing activity into car leasing as a...

Consumers need satisfactions says trust chairman

The number of debt judgments registered in Jersey rose slightly during the first quarter of 2018, according to figures released today by Registry Trust....

Just Mortgages expands following most successful year ever

Just Mortgages is taking on two new Financial Service Directors (FSDs) following its most successful year to date. These are just two of a raft of appointments...

Paradigm Protect launch new Protection Helpdesk for members

Paradigm Protect, the directly authorised protection proposition, has today launched a new helpdesk specifically focused on answering member queries relating...

MotoNovo – Bank Owned Independent Finance Provider of the Year

At the 4thannual Motor Finance Conference held in Berlin on April 26th, MotoNovo Finance was recognised as leading bank owned independent finance provider in...

Consumers owed up to £18bn as PPI claims undervalued

Banks may be forced to pay a further £18bn to consumers in payment protection insurance (PPI) claims ahead of the August 2019 deadline, following...

StepChange Debt Charity comment on latest Bank lending data

Today’s data from the Bank of England shows a monthly slowdown in the rate of growth in consumer credit lending – but in the first quarter of this year,...

Consumer credit remains ‘worryingly’ high despite slight ease in rate of growth

The Bank of England has today published its latest monthly Money and Credit report showing consumer credit growth was 8.6 percent in the year to March 2018,...

BoE gross mortgage lending figures out today

John Phillips, group operations director at Just Mortgages and Spicerhaart, says, “Overall mortgage approvals were broadly unchanged for March, but within...

Santander renews AVM partnership with Hometrack

Santander has confirmed a three year extension to its valuation and risk services partnership with Hometrack, covering collateral risk management solutions...