Latest from the CML
August house purchase lending down 9% on July but up 2% on last year
New data released from the CML shows a breakdown of mortgage lending in the UK in August, including first-time buyers, home movers, remortgage and buy-to-let.
“From generation rent to generation buy…”
A round-up of parliamentary business during the week beginning 5 October.
Regulation in the 21st Century: Guarantee fund/client protection fund
We have responded to the Law Society of Scotland consultation on the Guarantee Fund. We have highlighted that we believe there will be unintended consequences stemming from the proposal to...
Regulation in the 21st Century: Entity regulation
We have responded to the Law Society of Scotland second consultation paper on the topic of entity regulation. We believe that an extension of regulation to both entities and individuals...
Consultation on RTS on conditions for capital requirements for mortgage exposures
We have responded to the Draft Regulatory Technical Standards on the conditions that competent authorities shall take into account when determining higher risk-weights, in particular the term of “financial stability...
Statistic of the week
The number of interest-only loans outstanding fell 16% over the past year.Read more