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Equity Release Council reports record first quarter lending

The Equity Release market enjoyed record annual growth in new customers and total lending ...

  • Apr 24, 2017
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Lending and borrowing for retirees must be carefully managed – TMA

With lenders increasing the age limit for mortgages to 80 years and even 85 in some cases,...

  • Jul 19, 2016
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Affordability calculators failing to add up lender’s advance – FCA

Inaccurate affordability calculators posted on lenders’ websites are misleading borrower...

  • May 16, 2016
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Lenders found struggling to assess complex income – FCA

The regulator’s review into responsible lending has uncovered mortgage lender uncertaint...

  • May 16, 2016
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FCA identifies lender failures to evidence individual decision-making

A number of lenders have failed to provide evidence of individual decision-making due to i...

  • May 16, 2016
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FCA: Mortgage supply chain relationships possible barrier to consumer choice

Commercial supply chains, including the use of panels may be inhibiting consumer choice, a...

  • May 16, 2016
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Shawbrook CEO warns over irresponsible lending practices

Some banks are failing to take sufficient care over affordability checks to ensure borrowe...

  • Mar 04, 2016
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Responsible lending: A specialist’s criteria

One of my simple rules for responsible lending goes as follows: only lend money to people ...

  • Mar 30, 2015
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MMR: FSA enshrines responsible lending

The FSA's responsible lending proposals are set to be implemented by 2014 with few changes...

  • Oct 25, 2012
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Why Sports Personality of the Year can’t compare with the MMR

January blogs…I guess we’re all bored to tears with predictions for the year ahead, ti...

  • Jan 10, 2012
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