Seminars - North

Up to 3 hours 20 minutes CPD

Delegates attending MBE Leeds 2021 claimed up to 3 hours 20 minutes CPD

The seminar programme was compiled in conjunction with Mortgage Introducer - see below for the programme.

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Up to 3 hours 20 minutes CPD


10.15-10.30    Chair's Introduction
  • Damien Druce, Director, Black and White Bridging 
10.30-11.00    Green Homes the Future 
Keystone Property Finance are a specialist buy to let lender for intermediaries only. 
They will be looking at the impact the UK housing market is currently having on C02 emissions and
the steps that both lendersand landlords can take to help shape the future of green living for tenants.    
  • Phil Riches, Sales & Marketing Director, Keystone Property Finance         

11.20-11.50   Buy to let panel – Supporting landlords in a changing buy-to-let landscape    
  • Phil Riches, Sales & Marketing Director, Keystone Property Finance 
  • Ian Scarrott, Corporate Account Manager, Precise Mortgages 
  • Andy Valvona, National Account Manager, CHL Mortgages
  • Ian Hall, Head of Sales North, Landbay

12.10-12.40  Have you placed your stake in the “attention” economy?
Technology continues to rumble on, but societal changes are slowly and surely changing how customers
interact with technology, including financial services.    
  • Mark Dryden, Technical Director, MCI Mortgage Club         

13.00-13.30    Emerging tech for communications
What to adopt, how it can change your working practice;
sometimes it’s the simplest changes that have the greatest impact
  • Louise Wilson, Head of Finance Sector, Moneypenny

13.50-14.20    Valuations and the future of mortgages
  • James Ginley, Director of Technical Surveying, e.surv Chartered Surveyors

14.40-15.10    Specialist Panel - The role of specialist finance in post-COVID recovery
  • Ian Harrison, Operations Director, Affirmative Finance
  • Andrew Hunt, Operations Director, TFG Capital
  • Gary Lomax, Regional Account Manager, Together Money
  • Chris Parr, Senior Business Development Manager, MT Finance
  • Charlotte Rutter, Head of Marketing, Roma Finance
  • Chris Sellars, CEO, Bridge Help

15.10-15.15   Chair's Closing Remarks                    

By the end of this event delegates were able to:

  • Summarise the impact the UK housing market is having on climate change (Green Homes:  what impact the UK housing market is having on climate change and how it can reduce carbon emissions and the important role that the mortgage market can play)
  • Explain how technology, new legislation and online advice can help the market (We'll also be looking at how technology and new legislation and the spectrum of online advice can help the market)
  • Describe how specialist finance can make an impact (As the UK starts its recovery process post COVID we will learn how specialist finance can make a real impact)
  • Define how live chat can increase website leads and why mortgage professionals are preferring these business methods (We will also be given an understanding of how live chat can increase website leads and why mortgage professionals are preferring these methods to do business)
MBE is delighted to announce a partnership with the industry’s best-read publication, Mortgage Introducer, to deliver a topical and relevant seminar programme that will address crucial industry issues and the challenges resulting from the past 18 months pandemic.  
Mortgage Introducer, as the essential read for the mortgage professional, is perfectly positioned to deliver a programme that will provide insight into the latest topics affecting the mortgage, property finance and later life lending markets as well as the overall economic outlook.
*Whilst the organisers do everything to maintain the content and timing of the seminars, it may be subject to change without notice.