Specialist Finance Introducer has moved its annual awards online to ensure the health and safety of its attendees.
The lender will also make donations to local charity Hope for Food as part of the initiative.
The alterations include increasing its maximum LTV to 65% and upping its maximum loan size to £1m across both regulated and none-regulated applications.
The case was uploaded onto the lender’s system on Thursday afternoon, and a desktop valuation was carried out as a priority.
ASK Partners, a specialist real estate funder, has appointed Mark Templeman (pictured) as chief technology officer.
Between June 2020 and August 2020, the firm saw its number of loans drawn treble compared to the same period the year before.
Davies has worked as an independent broker, as well as working with RBS for 20 years.
Watson joins Hope Capital from Together, where he was senior bridging underwriter.
The data from the ASTL shows that applications increased by just over 1% in Q2 2020 compared to Q4 2019.
Hope Capital has launched an apprenticeship scheme and taken on two recruits.