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Bank of England warns on growth in risky mortgage lending

The Bank of England is concerned by pockets of riskier lending, which could prompt further...

  • Mar 27, 2018
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Carney offers £150bn boost for household and business lending

Lending capacity at banks and building societies has been boosted by £150bn following a r...

  • Jul 05, 2016
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FPC: No immediate case for action on buy to let

The Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee (FPC) has announced there is no case to...

  • Sep 25, 2015
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Give FPC buy-to-let regulation powers ‘as soon as possible’ urges TSC member

A Treasury Select Committee (TSC) member wants to see the Financial Policy Committee hande...

  • Jul 15, 2015
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BoE is paving the way for restrictions to buy to let – Boulger

Every time I see a comment from the Bank of England about buy-to-let, it reinforces my vie...

  • Jul 02, 2015
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Buy to let could pose risk to financial stability – BoE

Looser lending standards in the buy-to-let sector which allow landlords to gain access to ...

  • Jul 02, 2015
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Barclays raises stress test rate to 6.99%

Barclays is to increase its affordability stress test rate for residential mortgages to 6....

  • Aug 15, 2014
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Practicing what the FPC has preached – IMLA

The Bank of England’s assessment that mortgage lending poses no immediate threat to fina...

  • Jul 17, 2014
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Desperate ads, peak prices and Carney’s cap – The Mortgage Solutions Quiz

Here's our news quiz to test your knowledge of the week's most thought-provoking, quirkies...

  • Jun 27, 2014
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Bank of England proposes restrictions on loan-to-income ratios

The Bank of England's Financial Policy Committee (FPC) has announced plans to place loan-t...

  • Jun 26, 2014
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