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The biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 22/06/18

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The biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 22/06/18
The proposed broker comparison tool by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) divided opinions in this week's Marketwatch.

Readers were also interested in a mortgage fraud case where the brokers were blamed for wrong-doing.

Meanwhile, lender service levels grabbed the headlines this week, along with Clydesdale’s takeover of Virgin Money.


Broker comparison tool could put many advisers in a ‘hellish situation’ – Marketwatch

Mortgage fraudster jailed after trying to blame brokers

Substandard lender service levels spark broker frustrations

Clydesdale Group seals £1.7bn Virgin Money takeover

Mortgage Brain reveals new API sourcing system with multiple-DIPs development

DPR Group acquires digital broker Burrow

HMO landlord licence guidance published by the government

Lloyds Bank: Interest rates may go up quicker than markets expect

Accord Mortgages launches free broker tool for online reviews

Trust your instincts on fraud cases, brokers urged

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