Hope for ‘mortgage prisoners’ as MPs and regulator act to free them

Thousands of homeowners whose banks collapsed in the financial crisis have been unable to move to a cheaper dealThousands of mortgage customers of now-defunct banks who had their loans sold on after the financial crisis are hoping new moves by regulato…

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Can my brother be my tenant even if my mortgage doesn’t allow it?

I am concerned about the consequences as I will be going against the terms of my buy-to-let deal Q I have been approved for a buy-to-let mortgage. It has always been my intention not to live in the property. I live in London and am buying a property i…

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UK banks fined €1bn by EU for rigging foreign exchange market

European commission says decision shows ‘collusive behaviour will not be tolerated’Five banks including Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland have been fined a total of more than €1bn (£875m) by the European Union for rigging the multi-trillion dollar fo…

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