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The 10 biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 05/10/18

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The 10 biggest mortgage broker stories this week – 05/10/18
Ad complaints have dominated the biggest stories this week, as the regulator examined challenges against Lloyds, as well as Purplebricks and MoneySupermarket.


The Bank of England’s approach to interest rates ahead of Brexit grabbed reader attention.

And plans for new mortgage platforms from Yorkshire Building Society and Dashly were also in the news this week.


Noel Edmonds complaint over Lloyds Bank ‘always by your side’ ad thrown out

Purplebricks and Moneysupermarket pull ads following complaints

BoE’s wait and see approach on rates continues as Brexit risks loom large – Maddox

Yorkshire BS plans API-driven mortgage platform launch to brokers in 2019

More landlords need a licence as HMO rules take effect

Boris Johnson attacks big housebuilders for ‘abusing’ market dominance

Yet more changes for buy-to-let market to get to grips with – Ying Tan

Mortgage switching platform launches within FCA sandbox

‘An API is sometimes described as a bit like an electrical socket’ – video [04:24]

Lloyds censured by regulator over serious PPI breaches


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