Henderson Park has completed the £500m acquisition of the London and Birmingham Hilton Metropole ho...
Metro Bank has provided £30m of funding to YMCA London South West to support the planned developmen...
OakNorth has completed a £9m loan to Hayfield Homes to fund the development of two major residentia...
Aldermore has delivered a £5m funding facility to help support trade-focused technology distributor...
Metro Bank has provided Charterhouse Property Holdings Limited with £18m in funding to refinance an...
OakNorth has completed a debt finance deal of £21m to property development company Strawberry Star,...
Metro Bank has completed a deal worth £22m to facilitate the acquisition of a 73-strong portfolio o...
Cambridge & Counties has agreed to the equity release of £1.3m which will be invested in the ongoin...
OakNorth has lent £22m to Netherhall Gardens Ltd — a joint venture between Cogress and Godfrey L...
When United Trust Bank (UTB) was approached by one of its key broker partners to assist a firm of so...
Commercial mortgage brokers positive despite Brexit concerns
Almost four-fifths of commercial mortgage brokers (78%) said they felt confident about the lending environment in 2018, up from 72% in 2017, according to new research.
Metro Bank names new commercial banking director
Metro Bank has appointed Jamie Sim (pictured above) as a commercial banking director within the commercial real estate team.
The launch of Open Banking
The launch of Open Banking at the weekend is clearly an important milestone in opening up the UK retail banking industry to much-needed competition.
Aldermore appoints specialist vehicle valuations head
Tim Bearder has joined Aldermore as its new head of specialist vehicle valuations.
Millennial banking app secures FCA approval
Emma Technologies Ltd has received approval from the FCA.
Open Banking goes live: industry reacts
The launch of the Open Banking scheme last week has presented many opportunities, but as one bank has stated, data sharing alone will not revolutionise the market.
EIB and Bankia to allocate €800m to SMEs and mid-cap projects
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed a €400m loan with Bankia which will provide finance for Spanish SMEs and mid-cap (up to 3,000 employees) projects.
Open season on Open Banking
Reading the national media on Open Banking, I get the sense of an impending cock-up of England World Cup football proportions.
Charter Court agrees to sell its interest in mortgage securitisation
Charter Court Financial Services Group PLC has agreed to sell its entire economic interest in the Charter Mortgage Funding 2017-1 PLC securitisation (CMF 2017-1) for £26.5m.
Monzo opens API to third-party companies
Monzo has announced that it has made an interim API accessible to third-party companies authorised as Account Information Service Providers (AISPs) by the FCA.
SMEs anticipate little impact if free movement of labour restricted
Almost nine out of 10 SMEs in the UK (86%) will either benefit or feel little to no impact if free movement of labour is restricted post-Brexit, according to new research.
Revolut launches pay-per-day travel insurance
Mobile banking platform Revolut has announced the launch of its pay-per-day travel insurance service.
Al Rayan reduces rates on BTL product range
Al Rayan Bank has reduced rental rates by 1% on its buy-to-let product range.
Banks start immigration checks on current account holders
Banks and building societies have started to carry out checks on the immigration status of all personal current account holders
Gatehouse Bank appoints head of home finance
Gatehouse Bank has announced the appointment of its new head of home finance amid a wider recruitment drive.
Adam Tyler to head up FIBA
Adam Tyler (pictured above) has been appointed as the first chairman of the Financial Intermediary & Broker Association (FIBA).