MI Live brings you all the latest news and views from across the mortgage and insurance industry and it is broadcast straight to your laptop, phone or any other device, wherever you are!

Tune in to hear from a number of leading figures as we discuss the big issues of the day. 

Live on air 13th May 2019

The next MI Live will be broadcast on Monday 13th May.  Register now for what promises to be another great show and, if you missed the last show, you can catch up now On Demand.

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  • 10.30 – 10.55: Getting mortgage applications right first time

    Our line-up of experts discuss the ‘perfect application’ and how to make sure your processes are at their most efficient.  In addition, with panel removal becoming increasingly frequent, they explore the red flags which may alert you to potential issues before you submit. 


    • Clare Jarvis, Head of National Accounts, Pepper Money
    • Steven Howard, Head of Mortgage and Lending Intermediaries Compliance Services, The SimplyBiz Group
    • Luke Christodoulides, Senior Corporate Account Manager, NatWest Intermediary Solutions
  • 11.00 – 11.20: Deep dive – complex lending

    The rapidly growing complex lending market was one of the biggest hits at our recent ‘Battle of the Brands’ events, and some of the biggest names in this sector join this session to discuss why it’s attracting so much attention.  The panel will take a deep dive into the shape of the market, the biggest developments of the past twelve months and what we can expect to see in the future.


    • Rob Barnard, Sales Director, Masthaven Bank 
    • Carolyn Thornley-Yates, Head of Sales & Marketing, Hinckley & Rugby Building Society
    • Darrell Walker, Heads of Sales, Secured Loans & Commercial Lending, One Savings Bank 
    • Jo Breeden, Managing Director, Crystal Specialist Finance
  • 11.25 – 11.45: Regulatory update

    Nearly six months into his brand new role, Steven Howard, Group Head of Mortgage and Lending Intermediaries Compliance Services, makes his MI Live debut to discuss SM&CR, mortgage fraud, IDD, CPD requirements and the recent MMR Final Report. 

  • 11.50 – 12.15: The later life market

    Bringing together leading names from the worlds of lending and protection, this session will explore the later life market, covering everything from RIOs and care-fee funding through to equity release and vulnerable clients. 


    • Nikki Warren-Dean, Head of Intermediary Sales, Nottingham Building Society 
    • Steve Hewitt, National Key Account Manager, Aldermore 
  • 12.20 – 12.45: Delivering protection advice to high-net-worth clients

    Two market-leaders of the protection world join the panel to discuss the changing shape of the HNW market and how products are evolving to keep in step. Also, the panel will cover how service and underwriting are adapting to better support this significant client segment.

    • Mark Cracknell, Head of Distribution for Protection, Aviva 
    • Julie Hopkins, Underwriting and Claims Director, Guardian
  • 12:45: Programme close

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