5
LONDON (Reuters) - British banks approved fewer mortgages in February than in January, when they hit a nearly two-year high, but demand was pushed up again by the approach of a higher tax on buy-to-let properties, industry figures showed. read whole article



Related Links

  1. UK banks approve 20 pct more mortgages in November
  2. Banks will demand a bonfire of red tape and open immigration if UK quits the European Union
  3. Australia budget 2017: Treasurer unveils big banks tax
  4. UK lawmakers approve key Brexit bill
  5. Bank of England fines Qatar Islamic Bank's UK unit
  6. Banks poised to relocate out of UK over Brexit, BBA warns
  7. MPs demand vote on hard Brexit plans for UK to leave single market
  8. UK economy increasingly reliant on London tax, report finds
  9. Overseas landlords shun the UK, as tax changes bite
  10. Five banks paid no 2014 corporation tax