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April 17 – Consumer Credit Authorisation – Debt Management Limitation

BY AMI

Firms may have received a communication from the FCA recently regarding the changes they are making to permissions around debt activity (debt adjusting or debt counselling). [...]

2 weeks ago / No Comments

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April 17 – Buy to let

BY AMI

Brokers should be aware of and take care with advice on limited company buy to lets.   [...]

3 weeks ago / No Comments

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March 17 – Plevin and PPI

BY AMI

The FCA has confirmed new rules and guidance to apply to all firms that sold Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) which come into force 29 August 2017. [...]

4 weeks ago / No Comments

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March 17 – Advice changes

BY AMI

The government has recently announced two changes to advice. While these will predominantly affect the investments and pensions arena, they should positively impact the conversations that mortgage advisers can have with their customers.  [...]

1 month ago / No Comments

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February 17 – Help to Buy and Lifetime ISAs

BY AMI

AMI has created a factsheet on Help to Buy ISAs and Lifetime ISAs which may be helpful for firms. [...]

3 months ago / No Comments

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December 16 – FSCS supplementary levy

BY AMI

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme has today (1 December) issued its half year outlook report. This sets out the FSCS’s intention to ask the industry for further funds in addition to the usual annual levy. This will be invoiced late [...]

5 months ago / No Comments

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November 16 – Elections to the Board of the Association of Mortgage Intermediaries

BY AMI

As part of being an open and transparent body, which is fully representative of its members and their interests, the period for nominations for certain Board positions has been opened. These are part of the process where all Board positions [...]

6 months ago / No Comments

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June 16 – Significant AMI Win on FCA Fees

BY AMI

AMI made a series of objections in responding to this year’s FCA fees consultation.  As one of only two organisations to object to the additional consumer buy to let (CBTL) fees, AMI is pleased that the FCA has agreed to [...]

10 months ago / No Comments

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Apr 16 Automatic P2P Permission

BY AMI

We have been advised that a significant number of firms have received an email earlier this week from the FCA confirming that a permission to advise on peer-to-peer (P2P) agreements was automatically added on 6 April. This applies to firms [...]

1 year ago / No Comments

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Apr 16 Consumer buy to let registration

BY AMI

AMI has identified that there may be a potential problem over the activities that some firms have requested when making their application for the consumer buy to let (CBTL) permission. [...]

1 year ago / No Comments

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