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CML warns of unintended consequences of Land and Building Transaction Tax surcharge proposals

3 February 2016

CML urges reform to Scotland LBTT surcharge proposals.

CML urges reform to Stamp Duty Land Tax surcharge proposals

29 January 2016

Responding to the 3% Stamp Duty Land Tax surcharge proposals for second properties, the CML urges HM Treasury to reform the implementation to reduce potentially negative market impacts.

Gross mortgage lending up 8% in 2015

21 January 2016

The CML estimates that gross mortgage lending was £19.9 billion in December - 23% higher than December 2014. For 2015 as a whole, gross lending was £220.3 billion - up 8% on 2014.

House purchase lending up 18% year-on-year in November

14 January 2016

New data released from the CML shows a breakdown of mortgage lending in the UK in November of 2015, including first-time buyers, home movers, remortgage and buy-to-let.

CML urges FCA to consider targeted deregulation as a potential driver for competition

21 December 2015

CML response to the FCA call for inputs. We suggest modest liberalisation of some regulation may further support competition in what is already a very competitive market.

Peter Hill of Leeds Building Society becomes CML Chairman

21 December 2015

Peter Hill of Leeds Building Society is the new chairman of the CML, succeeding Moray McDonald of the Royal Bank of Scotland.

CML response to consultation on FPC powers over buy-to-let lending

17 December 2015

CML response to HM Treasury consultation on powers of direction over buy-to-let lending to be granted to the FPC.

Gross mortgage lending £19.9 billion in November

17 December 2015

The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimates that gross mortgage lending reached £19.9 billion in November - up 23% year-on-year.

House purchase lending up 8% in October

15 December 2015

New data released from the CML shows a breakdown of mortgage lending in the UK in October of 2015, including first-time buyers, home movers, remortgage and buy-to-let.

Borrowing in retirement - CML report and next steps

3 December 2015

Our report contains recommendations for lenders, government and regulators, but most importantly highlights the crucial nature of ongoing collaboration.

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Sue Anderson

Head of member & external relations
020 7438 8924
sue.anderson@cml.org.uk

Bernard Clarke

Communications manager
020 7438 8923
bernard.clarke@cml.org.uk

Gareth Hill

Press officer
020 7438 8922
gareth.hill@cml.org.uk

Tamsin Askew

Junior press officer
020 7438 8981
tamsin.askew@cml.org.uk

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