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June 18 – Data protection

BY AMI

The Financial Ombudsman Service has recently published a ruling in its annual review in which a mortgage broker was deemed to be in breach of data protection principles [...]

6 days ago / No Comments

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May 18 – Results of AMI survey on free legals

BY AMI

In our April member survey we asked you about the use of free legals services offered by many lenders.  [...]

4 weeks ago / No Comments

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May 18 – AMI challenges FCA approach to competition

BY AMI

The FCA recently set out how it approaches competition.  It details how it will promote competition in the interests of consumers and not for its own sake.   [...]

1 month ago / No Comments

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MAY

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May 18 – FCA study into mortgage market

BY AMI

The FCA has been conducting a study into effective competition in the mortgage market.  It has today published its initial findings and proposed remedies.   [...]

2 months ago / No Comments

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MAY

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Apr 18 – Help to Buy loan options

BY AMI

With the initial term of many help to buy loans coming to an end in the next few months, discussions with customers on their options, including remortgaging, will not be straightforward.  [...]

2 months ago / No Comments

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APR

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Apr 18 – AMI Quarterly Economic Bulletin

BY AMI

AMI has issued its latest Quarterly Economic Bulletin which is now available on our website.   [...]

2 months ago / No Comments

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APR

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Apr 18 – AMI challenges FCA approach to authorisation

BY AMI

The FCA recently set out how it approaches authorisation.  It covers several areas including how it evaluates whether firms and individuals are ‘fit and proper’ and how it believes it should be promoting competition.   [...]

2 months ago / No Comments

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APR

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Mar 18 – GDPR – your questions answered

BY AMI

Following your questions and comments in last month’s member survey, we have set out the FCA and ICO expectations around consent, the right to erasure and disclosure.  [...]

3 months ago / No Comments

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MAR

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Mar 18 – The right of set-off

BY AMI

We have produced a new factsheet to highlight two areas relating to the right of set-off, which firms may need to consider in a recommendation. [...]

3 months ago / No Comments

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MAR

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Mar 18 – SA302s

BY AMI

Over the last two years we have been working closely with HMRC regarding the changes in how self-employed applicants evidence their income when applying for a mortgage. [...]

3 months ago / No Comments

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MAR

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