From 1st July the Council of Mortgage Lenders is integrated into a new trade association, UK Finance. For the time being, all UKF mortgage information will continue to be published on this website, and UKF member-only mortgage information will only be available here.

UK Finance represents around 300 firms in the UK providing credit, banking, markets and payment-related services. The new organisation takes on most of the activities previously carried out by the Asset Based Finance Association, the British Bankers’ Association, the Council of Mortgage Lenders, Financial Fraud Action UK, Payments UK and the UK Cards Association. Please go to www.ukfinance.org.uk for wider content and updates from UK Finance.

The CML integrated in to UK Finance on 1 July 2017. The new trade association represents around 300 firms in the UK providing credit, banking, markets and payment-related services. As a result ‘Week in Westminster' ceased on Friday 22 September 2017.

To continue to receive the latest industry news, please subscribe to UK Finance News in Brief – a free daily industry news digest, five days a week, 45 weeks a year, covering asset based finance, banking, cards, fraud, payments and mortgages. You can sign up here.

 

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