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Barclays is a committed intermediary-focused lender, driven by adding value to you and your business through innovative, award-winning products, backed by great service, support and expertise.


2018 Sponsors


Accord Mortgages

Accord Mortgages is a dedicated intermediary only lender and part of Yorkshire Building Society Group. They understand that their job is to support brokers to build the best relationships and get the best results. That’s why they give brokers direct access to their underwriter. That’s why they lend based on common sense, not a tick in a box. That’s why their sales team and all of their people are committed to working with brokers to develop their business and their understanding of the market. They exist to help brokers look after what matters most, their clients.


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BM Solutions

BM Solutions is dedicated to supporting intermediaries with competitive products, forward-thinking technology and award-winning service.

They’re committed to supporting you and your clients through their experienced team of BDMs. Their award-winning 5-star service comes as standard but they don’t take things for granted.  They’re continually refining their products and criteria to suit your needs, so that you have all you need to do business with BM Solutions.



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Digital Mortgages by Atom bank

Digital Mortgages is the part of Atom bank set up to service mortgage intermediaries.
We launched in November 2016 through a select panel of intermediaries and we provide speedy mortgages with competitive rates to customers, all via the Atom bank customer app.



Halifax Intermediaries

Halifax want to make life as easy as they can for intermediaries. That’s why they’re committed to providing and delivering excellent products and service to you and your clients.  It’s easier to do business with Halifax Intermediaries.
Their product proposition includes Homemovers, Remortgages, Large Loans, New Build, Help to Buy and Affordable Housing. You can also secure a great new deal for your existing Halifax clients and retain their business with Halifax Product Transfers and Further Advances.



HSBC for Intermediaries

Established in 1865, HSBC has become one of the world’s leading banks, whilst remaining deeply rooted in the UK. 
For over 150 years, we have connected customers to opportunities, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper as well as continuing to invest in growth and innovation to make banking simple, safe and sustainable.
HSBC is recognised as a global leader in mortgages and the bank is committed to helping customers all over the world to realise their ambitions by owing their own property. 
With the UK Mortgage Market undergoing an unprecedented amount of change in recent years, we have seen a transformation in the way our customers interact with us. 
Brokers are an integral part of the housing market, providing a valuable service to home buyers and re-mortgagers alike. 
In 2015, the bank entered into the mortgage intermediary market, which has since led to us investing in a new mortgage platform, simplifying and streamlining the end to end journey for our brokers. 
With the new mortgage platform providing greater automation and a distribution function consisting of experienced field based Business Development Managers and a UK based telephony Broker Support Team, we are committed to making our products available via the customer’s preferred channel of choice.
Our dedicated HSBC for Intermediaries channel offers the flexibility and functionality needed to provide a high quality service to our intermediary partners and their clients. 


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At Masthaven, their mission is to build a bank that challenges the conventions of traditional banking. They aim to take a broader view of customer lending criteria , giving you direct access to expert underwriters and flexible solutions, quickly and conveniently. Although they received their banking licence in 2016, they're not new. They've got a track record in finance and providing class-leading, short term bridging options, alongside offering secured lending since 2004. As a newly formed bank, they’re committed to providing flexible and fixed term savings accounts, bridging loans, development finance and first and second charge mortgages that will disrupt the norm. They use technology to enhance processes but everything they do is underpinned by a flexible, human approach because they know people make much better decisions than a computer can.



Metropolis Surveying Services

Metropolis Surveyors can offer widespread coverage across England & Wales for survey and valuation work. Carried out by an experienced team, of fully qualified Surveyors, we are able to provide a fast and professional service for all, first and second charge lending requirements. Supported by our proactive Compliance team and administration department, we really believe that our commitment to service makes a real difference.


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Mortgage Advice Bureau 

Mortgage Advice Bureau is a leading mortgage network as well as the UK’s most recognised intermediary consumer brand, winning over 70 national awards for the quality of its advice and service during the last 5 years.
It has over 1,000 advisers offering expert mortgage advice on a local, regional and national level to UK consumers, both face to face and over the phone. Mortgage Advice Bureau handles over £12bn of loans annually, and was the first – and is currently the only – mortgage intermediary to have floated on the London Stock Exchange, having joined the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) in November 2014.



One Savings Bank

OSB primarily targets underserved market sub-sectors that offer high growth potential and attractive risk-adjusted returns in which it can take a leading position and where it has established expertise, platforms and capabilities.  These include private rented sector Buy-to-Let, commercial and semi-commercial mortgages, residential development finance, bespoke and specialist residential lending and secured funding lines. OSB originates organically through specialist brokers and independent financial advisers.  It is differentiated through its use of high skilled, bespoke underwriting and unique low cost base.

OSB is predominantly funded by retail savings originated through the long established Kent Reliance name, which includes online and postal channels, as well as a network of branches in the South East of England.

The Kent Reliance, InterBay ommercial and Prestige Finance are trading brands within the OneSavings Bank plc Group.’




Openwork is one of the largest financial advice networks in the UK, with a strong shareholder base and a professional community of more than 3,200 financial advisers at its heart.

Openwork also has an IFA arm called 2plan, a national protection advice brand called Owl Financial, and an investment arm, Omnis Investments, that currently manages platform assets of £4bn.

Through its charity Foundation, Openwork staff and advisers have raised over £19m for disadvantaged children and young adults. The funds raised are distributed in the form of charitable grants to national, local and overseas projects, through ZCT, the registered charity (266983).




Paymentshield partners with many of the UK’s leading insurance providers, to provide a product and service proposition designed around adviser and policyholder needs.
Since its launch 25 years ago, the company has specialised in providing a range of insurance products via mortgage intermediaries. It is committed to forming strong, long-lasting relationships with the intermediaries it works with and ensuring that policyholders receive the best service possible.



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Precise Mortgages

Helping those underserved by high street lenders is at the heart of everything we do. Since our launch in 2010 we’ve lent nearly £7 billion to give that step up on to the property ladder or to help entrepreneurs grow their property portfolios. With an award winning range of residential and buy to let mortgages, second charge and bridging loans, it’s no wonder brokers are discovering why we’re the specialist lender you can bank on.



Principality Building Society

Principality Building Society is the society where home matters. So when your customers find somewhere they love, their proactive approach to lending means they make sure the keys fall into your customers hands as quickly and smoothly as possible.

Principality Building Society is the 6th largest building society in the UK and the largest in Wales. It has a proactive approach when it comes to considering a case with specific criteria needs. Their team of mortgage experts will always work towards finding a solution that best suits your customer. 

The Principality intermediary support desk team consists of ex-brokers, ex-senior underwriters and previous mortgage advisors who are there to make sure your mortgage applications run as smoothly as possible. 

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Santander for Intermediaries’ vision is to be your intermediary partner of choice through offering simple, clear products that provide you and your clients with on-going value. It is dedicated to the intermediary market and wants to help your business succeed. Its business development managers and regional teams will support you every step of the way and their dedicated intermediary website gives you access to all the tools and services you need, making it even easier for you to do business with them.


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Scottish Widows

Scottish Widows Bank is Lloyds Banking Group's specialist mortgage provider in the offset and professional markets, offering their products exclusively through the intermediary market.

Scottish Widows Bank welcomed its first customers when it opened for business on 1 May 1995 and is proud to offer the innovation and flexibility of a modern, efficient company, along with the financial strength and heritage of a trusted and recognised financial services brand.

Over the years their business has expanded considerably, reflected not only by the size of the operation but also by the growth in their product range. Scottish Widows Bank is a lender focused on the Offset market for all clients, lending to professional clients and developing a clear understanding of the needs of customers with large loans. Over the last 12 months they have taken their proposition significantly further with a number of initiatives specifically designed to enhance their products and service. This has included a separate range of products for large loans and enhancements to their Interest Only policy.

Their Offset product has industry recognition and is the winner of the Moneywise Mortgage Award for Best Offset Lender for three years in a row, after securing the 2017 award earlier this year.


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Tenet is one of the UK’s largest and most financially robust adviser groups, providing award-winning network support to appointed representatives and support services to directly authorised firms. We provide a wide range of services, including quality compliance support and product panels, as well as added value services such as marketing. But it’s not just what we do that stands us out from the crowd, it’s how we do it. We genuinely care about our advisers and go the extra mile to make a positive difference to their business. Visit www.tenetgroup.co.uk or call 0800 085 0825 today. 



Vida Homeloans

Vida Homeloans is the modern mortgage lender for residential and buy to let customers who may not fit the criteria currently demanded by high street banks. Vida uses the latest technology to support and inform human decisions, providing intermediaries with a quick, efficient and reliable service. In just one year of trading Vida’s criteria-driven lending proposition has made a positive impact on the market, with over 6,000 intermediaries registered to do business with us, £1.6 billion in DIPs and £800 million in mortgage applications.