Danske Bank UK, a leading bank in Northern Ireland and a growing bank in Great Britain, with a history of helping people and businesses thrive for over 200 years, has become the latest member to join the Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association (IMLA).
Danske Bank UK is part of the Copenhagen-headquartered Danske Bank Group, one of the largest financial enterprises in the Nordics. Patrick Mullan, Head of GB Mortgages, will be the appointed IMLA representative. Patrick will bring over 20 years of industry experience to IMLA discussions.
The addition of Danske Bank UK means IMLA has a combined total of 59 full and associate members, spanning banks, building societies, non-bank lenders and mortgage service providers.
Kate Davies, Executive Director of IMLA, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Danske Bank UK into membership and look forward to hearing more from the team at our upcoming meetings and roundtable sessions. IMLA has long been the voice of a diverse community of lenders, and we look forward to hearing their views on a range of industry issues, and the association will no doubt benefit from the bank’s extensive knowledge.”
Patrick Mullan, Head of GB Mortgages, Danske Bank UK, added: “At Danske Bank we recognise the value IMLA brings to its members, and it will provide us with significant opportunities to collaborate with the industry, especially as we expand our mortgage distribution into the English market. We look forward to taking part in IMLA’s upcoming engagements, and meeting with its wider membership over the coming months.”
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About Danske Bank UK
Danske Bank is the trading name of Northern Bank Ltd, which is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority, Financial Services Register Number 122261. Registered in Northern Ireland (registered number R568).
For more information visit danskebank.co.uk
The Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association (IMLA) is the trade association that represents mortgage lenders who lend to UK consumers and businesses via the broker channel. Its membership of 52 banks, building societies and specialist lenders include 18 of the 20 largest UK mortgage lenders (measured by gross lending) and account for about 90% of mortgage lending (91.6% of balances and 92.8% of gross lending).
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