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HML signs five-year agreement with Kensington

HML has signed a new five-year deal to service Kensignton’s mortgage portfolios.

HML will continue to service the portfolios of Kensington as part of a renewed partnership agreement which was initiated in 1994.

HML chief executive Andrew Jones says: “Kensington is a longstanding and valued strategic client of HML and we have made a significant investment in this relationship to which we are fully committed. We are absolutely delighted to extend it for a further five-year period.”

Kensington head Keith Street says: “HML has been a key supplier to Kensington for a number of years and is an important cog in our operations. It is fantastic news that we will continue to work together to create an even stronger and more collaborative relationship that will allow us to maximise value from the portfolio.”

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