The CML runs a series of highly regarded seminars, workshops and conferences. We bring together top industry speakers and address the key challenges facing the mortgage industry. 

We also run a number of annual lunches and dinners providing the perfect opportunity to network and entertain guests, that also include sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities.  A full listing of our upcoming events can be found below.  You can also catch-up on what has happened at our past events.


Upcoming events

RICS residential property conference

2 July 2015

9:00am – 5:00pm

Millennium Gloucester Hotel, London

The 3rd Annual RICS Conference will offer technical guidance and inspirational keynotes to put residential issues at the forefront of all practicing property professionals and provide you with practical value for your business. CML members are entitled to a discounted rate at this event

European mortgage credit directive FAQs

7 July 2015

9:00am – 2:00pm

Council of Mortgage Lenders, London

After years of planning, we are now right on the cusp of implementing the new Conduct of Business requirements arising from the EU Mortgage Credit Directive. Are you fully prepared for what lies ahead? Do you work with lenders or others who will be affected? Are there still residual concerns on which you would like more information?


Legal implications of possession proceedings

8 July 2015

9:00am – 2:30pm

Supreme Court, London

This half-day seminar is designed to explore the realities of possession proceedings for lenders from a legal perspective. Each session will investigate a different challenge that lenders may face when pursuing a possession order, using real-life examples and offering creative and realistic strategies to ensure the process is handled in the best way for both lenders, servicers and borrowers.


CML Summer networking reception

16 July 2015

6:15pm – 9:00pm

30 Euston Square

Join the CML for an evening of industry discussion and connect with industry peers at our new Summer networking reception. Attendees will be treated to a keynote speech from an industry expert, followed by a delicious mix of refreshments.


Improving transparency - Helping consumers to understand mortgage fees and charges

7 September 2015

12:30pm – 3:50pm

Council of Mortgage Lenders, London

After years of planning, we are now right on the cusp of implementing the new The CML and Which? review aims to increase transparency of fees and charges for borrowers across the mortgage industry. Work focuses on making it easier for customers to get information about fees and charges in the shopping-around phase. This event aims to outline changes, answer any questions you may have about alterations to process and how this interacts with existing regulation.


The future of buy to let

15 September 2015

9:20am – 4:00pm

The Roof Gardens, London

Buy-to-Let lending continues to be a major force in the mortgage market. With regulatory and other changes on the horizon, lenders must remain at the forefront of industry innovation and continue to promote best practice. This one-day conference offers the opportunity to explore the latest issues, hear from industry experts and network with peers.

The end of the beginning: Ongoing strategies for managing interest-only

22 September 2015

9:00am – 4:30pm

TBC, London

This event will explore the myriad issues surrounding interest-only lending and the impact it can have on your business. With up-to-the-minute data from the CML coupled with lender case studies, end of term strategies and more, and plenty of opportunity for discussion, this event is a must-attend for those affected by interest only-related issues.


Arrears & possessions: The Autumn update

29 September 2015

9:30am – 5:00pm

tbc, Leeds

With the potential of interest rate rises still lurking behind an uncertain horizon, it is important for lenders to stay on top of their arrears and possessions strategy. This Autumn’s update meeting will consider the latest topics arising in the arrears space, whilst giving attendees time to network and discuss the issues that affect them.


CML Scotland annual dinner

7 October 2015

6:30pm – 11:00pm

Prestonfield House, Edinburgh

The CML Scotland annual dinner is the Scottish mortgage industry's biggest networking event of the year and attracts approximately 200 industry professionals.


Treating Customers Fairly: Workshop

9 October 2015

9:30am – 4:30pm

Council of Mortgage Lenders, London

This practical, one day workshop will focus on the component elements of a firm's culture incorporating the thinking not only of the FCA but also of the key thought leaders on the subject. The day will also examine the evidence the FCA will look for to make their assessment.