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Coventry cuts rates on 10-year fixes

Coventry for Intermediaries has reduced product rates on a number of 10-year fixed rate offerings. Reductions include the 50 per cent LTV 10-year fix cut from 2.35 per cent to 2.20 per cent, and the 65 per cent LTV 10-year fix from 2.55 per cent to 2.40 per cent. Both products are within the lender’s […]

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HSBC makes play for advised protection market

HSBC has made a further play in the advised protection market with the launch of an intermediated critical illness policy. While the bank has historically provided self-serve protection in-branch, the advised critical illness space entry marks a further move into adviser territory on the back of its life assurance proposition launched last year. The product […]

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FCA heads on six-date national tour for broker feedback

The Financial Conduct Authority has announced six Q&A roundtable sessions to be hosted across the UK. The regulatory body will be going to Glasgow, Newcastle, Birmingham, London, Manchester and Newport. Each event, titled “ask the regulator”, will be 90 minutes long and will feature FCA and industry representatives. According to the FCA, the sessions are […]

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Scottish releases holiday let product

Scottish Building Society has announced the launch of a holiday let mortgage product. The product is an 80 per cent LTV three-year discount at 3.79 per cent. The lender adds that the offering is available on properties across Scotland and has a £995 fee. In addition, the maximum loan value is £350,000 and up to […]