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This week’s top 10 stories on Mortgage Solutions – 21/04/17
The long Easter weekend certainly didn’t slow the pace down within the mortgage world – and of course alongside this there was the surprise announcement of a snap General Election to shake things up further.

Atom Bank’s massive rate cuts are still featuring heavily in the industry headlines as the lender pulled its lowest ever five-year fix. And the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) unveiled its proposed fees for 2017/18.

The second charge sector is proving a serious talking point at present, while retention proc fees and new lenders and product launches also grabbed attention.


Atom Bank explains massive rate cut – exclusive


FCA broker fees calculator for 2017/18 goes live


Atom Bank pulls five-year 1.29% fixed rate mortgage


PM Theresa May calls snap General Election for June 8


Tesco Bank confirms retention fees


Precise launches ‘market disrupting’ pay rate-assessed five-year fix


Key Retirement sold to Partners Group


FCA proposes mortgage broker fee cut of 10%


Don’t blame brokers for not embracing seconds – TFC


Foundation Home Loans expands into residential lending – exclusive


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