Latest Patron News

  • Metro Bank launches BTL offering

    December 19, 2014

    From 11 December 2014, Metro Bank, the revolutionary High Street Bank, is introducing a new Portfolio Buy To Let proposition for its Customers. Customers will now be able to extend their Metro Bank portfolios to 25 properties, up to value of £5 million and 75 per cent LTV aggregated for the portfolio. The bank will…

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  • Clear. Fair. Not misleading.

    December 19, 2014

    Clear. Fair. Not misleading. Three words thrown down to the consumer credit market by the Financial Conduct Authority in April this year. We knew they were coming years before they arrived. Lenders across the bridging market have based their entire marketing strategies on being the best and most regulated that they can be. And yet,…

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  • 2015 – A challenge for brokers and SMEs

    December 19, 2014

    2015 is going to be a challenging and exciting year for SMEs and for finance brokers. The UK’s economic recovery looks to be well underway.  That’s making small businesses confident about the future.  After years of stagnation, they want to invest in growth. But the finance industry is still in flux.  New regulatory requirements in…

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  • Growth is an evolutionary process

    December 19, 2014

    2015 could well be the year when many professional services firms seek to capitalise on the improving economic environment and grow their businesses. In most cases deciding how a legal practice or accountancy firm, for example, wants to grow is an evolutionary process taking into account their current client base, skill sets of the partners,…

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  • Going for Gold

    November 28, 2014

    It’s just possible that you missed last Thursday’s Gala Dinner. It was a very full ballroom, but I understand there were one or two brokers who couldn’t make it. We’ll take your booking for next year. It’s a splendid venue, the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, and one of the few places we know of that…

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  • NACFB signs up first consumer finance Patron

    November 28, 2014

    Loans Warehouse has become the first consumer finance specialist to become a Patron of the NACFB. With the growth in second charge lending reported in recent editions of the Secured Loan Index it was important for the NACFB to further acknowledge the opportunities that exist for their members within the sector. The past year has…

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  • Lender turns rock star into property star

    November 28, 2014

    Regentsmead, a leading UK provider of residential development finance, has found its golden touch once again, helping a to scoop three major gongs at the recent UK Property Awards hosted in Grosvenor Square. Grammy award winning guitarist and founding member of rock group Judas Priest, KK Downing has now realised his vision of creating an…

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