The number of mortgage products available to brokers has climbed to its highest level since May, shows data from Mortgage Brain.
Norwich & Peterborough is cutting 36 jobs from its head office in a move which will see finance director Richard Wells leave the building society.
Self build specialist BuildStore Financial Services has joined with Saffron Building Society, to provide specialist funding for homebuilders.
Mortgage Intelligence is to host its annual conference for the fourth year with this year’s event featuring over 20 exhibitors.
The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee has decided to keep rates on hold at 0.5% and to continue with its £175bn quantitative easing programme.
The Financial Services Skills Council has appointed Liz Field as the body’s interim chief executive.
Broker activity increased 11% during September while the number of broker products available also rose from August’s lows, data from TrigoldCrystal shows.
Lloyds Banking Group is reportedly considering a £15bn capital raising to avoid the bank having to take part in the government’s asset protection scheme.
Alliance & Leicester has cut its remortgage rates for fixed rate deals, with rates starting from 4.28%.
Roger Bootle, the managing director of Capital Economics, forecasts that interest rates in Britain will remain at their current level for the next five years.
MLM Financial has hired Coventry Building Societies’ former head of intermediary sales to lead the expansion of mortgage services at MLM.