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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Labour to prepare for a general election in 2017

Week in Westminster

30 September 2016

A round-up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 26 September 2016.

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Week in Westminster

23 September 2016

A round-up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 19 September 2016.

Government’s housing policy focus to shift away from home ownership

Week in Westminster

16 September 2016

A round-up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 12 September 2016.

Chancellor: government wants to see "diversity of tenure types"

Week in Westminster

9 September 2016

A round-up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 5 September 2016.

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Week in Westminster

5 August 2016

A round-up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 1 August 2016.

Owen Smith pledges 1.5 million new homes, and former EU financial services commissioner to lead Brexit negotiations

Week in Westminster

29 July 2016

A round-up of parliamentary business during the week beginning 25 July 2016.

The new PM, chancellor and housing minister answer MPs' oral questions for the first time

Week in Westminster

22 July 2016

A round-up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 18 July 2016.

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Week in Westminster

15 July 2016

A round-up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 11 July 2016.

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Week in Westminster

8 July 2016

A round up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 4 July 2016.

Leadership battles, economy statements and no decision on privatisation of Land Registry

Week in Westminster

1 July 2016

A round up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 27 June 2016.