Rob Clifford

The rate war will continue

September is likely to see the first shots fired in what will be a continuation and perhaps intensifying of the pricing wars

It might well be a worthwhile exercise for the lending industry to publish a clear timetable of when they intend to make their changes and the route they will take

The real positive at present is the strength of the intermediary sector and the fact that advisers are in the best possible position to give all kinds of borrowers, potential or otherwise, the reality of their situation