News Headline Summary

According to BOE, UK Banks report biggest rise in availability of mortgages, corporate lending on record in Q4, big rise mortgages planned in Q1

- BOE funding for lending scheme in Part reason for Q4 rise in mortgage availability.
- Report tighter spreads on Q4 mortgage lending, expect further tightening in Q1.
- Report Q4 rise in defaults on corporate loans, see further slight rise in Q1.

Print 09:31, 03 Jan 2013 - UK Data - Source: Newswires