On speaking to industry contacts it is clear, and not that surprising, that an air of pessimism exists in the mortgage market.
Robert Sinclair, director of the Association of Mortgage Intermediaries says the Bank of England’s plan to inject up to £75bn into the money markets should go some way in helping the mortgage market.
The Financial Services Authority has banned Wakefield-based mortgage adviser Mohammed Ahmed for submitting mortgage applications with fake payslips.
Hamptons International has chosen London-based brokerage First Action Finance as its exclusive referral partner for mortgages.
As more and more employers reach their auto-enrolment staging date, thousands of HR, pensions and finance professionals have been tasked with navigating the minefield of ongoing scheme governance and auditing with little support.