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  1. UK mortgage lending in February continues strong year-on-year growth

    UK mortgage lending in February continues strong year-on-year growth

    10 Apr 14 | New CML data released today on lending in the UK show a seasonal dip in February but year-on-year growth comparisons remain strong.
  2. Mortgage lending by postcode: updated data published today

    08 Apr 14 | Major mortgage lenders today publish details of their total outstanding residential mortgage ...
  3. CML director general addresses annual lunch

    04 Apr 14 | Speaking at the Council of Mortgage Lenders' annual lunch today in London, Paul Smee, CML's ...

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  1. CML response to Scottish Government CP: Amendments to the Housing (Scotland) Bill requiring tenants' ballots
    PDF 494Kb | 08 Apr 14 | We have responded to a consultation by the Scottish Government on a proposal to make an amendment ...
  2. Paul Smee's speech at the CML annual lunch 2014
    PDF 112Kb | 07 Apr 14 | Speech by CML director general Paul Smee at the CML annual lunch 4 April 2014.
  3. CML response to FCA CP14-4: Chapter 5 - Mortgage affordability - Financial Policy Committee recommendation on interest rate stress tests
    PDF 508Kb | 02 Apr 14 | The CML has responded to Chapter 5 of CP14-4, FCA Quarterly Consultation Paper No4, regarding the ...
  1. LIFT (formerly HomeStake) - a shared equity scheme operating in Scotland
    09 Apr 14 | A shared equity scheme known as LIFT (low-cost initiative for first-time buyers) has been ...
  2. Flooding
    08 Jan 14 | This page provides information on flooding and where to get further advice. In July 2008 insurers ...
  3. Lifetime mortgages - FSA capital requirement under the standardised approach
    19 Dec 13 | This paper outlines the FSA's guidance on how to calculate the capital requirement for lifetime ...

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Switching - too little or too much?

Posted by Paul Smee on 3 October 2013

As its former chief executive, nostalgia alone would have drawn my gaze to the recently published report from the Payments Council on account switching. But now, as director general of the CML, I'm struck even more by t...Read More

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