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Below find items of thought leadership from a few of the brightest minds in the specialist finance industry.

Paul McGerrigan: “What exactly are the key areas of change?”

Paul McGerrigan: “What exactly are the key areas of change?”

‘The times they are a changing’ – something that is very true in the UK mortgage and secured loan industries…...

Paul McGerrigan: “The need to prepare effectively for the FCA taking the reins in April 2016

Paul McGerrigan: “The need to prepare effectively for the FCA taking the reins in April 2016

How many times a year do you say "I can't believe it's already..." or "Where does the time go?" I say it a lot… ...

As spring approaches, for some so too does PI renewal

As spring approaches, for some so too does PI renewal

For anyone involved in the property market (lenders or otherwise), it is perhaps no secret that conveyancers continue to be under tremendous pressure......

Paul McGerrigan: The authorisation process

Paul McGerrigan: The authorisation process

Unless you have been living in a cave, you will be aware that the Financial Conduct Authority has now published......

Smart Money: Don’t miss out on potential Scottish business

Smart Money: Don’t miss out on potential Scottish business

Specialist second charge packager Smart Money recently exhibited at the Expo in Glasgow, where he noted that Scotland represents untapped value for the specialist lending market, particularly in second charge and bridging lending…...

"Second charge lending is no less rigorous in its underwriting"

Paul Crewe, Managing Director of Smart Money, believes that the landscape for second charge lending is already changing radically in advance of full integration into the main regulatory framework in April 2016…...

The Loans Engine: Bragging rights or mortgage prisoner?

The Loans Engine: Bragging rights or mortgage prisoner?

By the time the economy crashed in 2008, many buy-to-let (BTL) landlords had already taken advantage of a surge in competitive tracker mortgages......

Paul McGerrigan: Your guide to getting ready for regulation

Paul McGerrigan: Your guide to getting ready for regulation

Loan Talk recently heard from the Chief Executive of Loan.co.uk, Paul McGerrigan, as the secured loan industry gears up for future FCA regulation in April 2016......

We’ve made it past January payday, but has the curse of the payday lender really been lifted?

We’ve made it past January payday, but has the curse of the payday lender really been lifted?

January payday, one of the most anxiously awaited days of the year. Many employers pay their staff early in December and so across the UK, people count the days to the end of a long pay-free period.. ...

Simon Stern - What's next?

Simon Stern - What's next?

Loan Talk sat down with Simon Stern who recently announced he will be leaving Prestige Finance on the 16th of January after 30 years…....



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