Category: Commercial

The Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority have launched a fresh probe into the role former HBOS senior managers played over the bank’s collapse.

New Financial Conduct Authority head Andrew Bailey has ruled out a ‘shoot first, ask questions later’ approach like his predecessor Martin Wheatley.

The Connect for Intermediaries network now has over 100 appointed representatives operating under its umbrella.

December mortgage lending was 24% higher than a year ago both in terms of value and volume, the BBA’s High Street Banking Statistics have revealed.

The financial advice sector will be fuelled by the tumbling oil prices in 2016, says Mike Coady, managing director deVere United Kingdom.

The National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers has opened visitor registration for its Commercial Finance Expo taking place on 15 June in Birmingham.

Commercial property prices and rents will rise over the next 12 months as the lack of housing supply continues to bite, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors members have predicted.

Barclays could be next in line to join HSBC in ending its membership with the Council of Mortgage Lenders by the end of 2016.

The Bank of England has named Andrew Bailey as the new head of the Financial Conduct Authority.

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