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BoE may curb credit growth

The Negotiator
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The Bank of England may consider introducing measures to improve financial stability if household debt grows faster than the rest of the economy, says the bank policymaker in charge of financial stability.…

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Investors hung out to dry as BoE gets tough

The Negotiator
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The Bank of England has announced plans to introduce more stringent checks on buy-to-let lenders amid concerns that the property investment market is moving into bubble territory. The Bank’s Prudential Regulation Authority…

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Buy-to-let mortgages to be overseen by BoE

The Negotiator

Growth in the buy-to-let sector could soon come to a very abrupt end if the Chancellor George Osborne presses ahead with plans to regulate those mortgages available to landlords. The Chancellor announced…

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The Brexit effect

The Negotiator
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It’s that ‘turmoil’ word again, as the UK flounders in a mire of political pronouncements and predictions.

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Homeowners urged to factor in interest rate rise

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People thinking of buying a home or remortgaging their existing property should budget for a potential interest rate increase in the coming months after the Bank of England signified that it expects…

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Buy-to-let mortgage stress test shock

Sheila Manchester

As mortgage approvals continue to fall – down to 60,058 in August from 60,925 in July – buy-to-let lending is also likely to decrease with the latest news from the BoE’s Prudential…

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